Name That Author!: The Answer for June 12th

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Time now for the answer to our special mid-week Name That Author! But first a recap of the clues:

1. An English scientific organization issued me a letter of apology for their sexism….100 years after the fact.

2. Unable to find a publisher for my first book myself, I sent it, with my own illustrations to family and friends. One of those friends eventually sent it to a publishers. And now, a century later, young children all over the world still read my books.

3. I had many childhood pets and spent many hours learning to draw them. 

4. Perhaps unsurprisingly, two of my favorite childhood books were Alice in Wonderland and Brer Rabbit


So….did you get it?

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