Eloise Greenfield

Eloise Greenfield (May 17, 1929 – August 5, 2021) was an American children's book and biography author and poet famous for her descriptive, rhythmic style and positive portrayal of the African-American experience.

After college, Greenfield began writing poetry and songs in the 1950s while working in a civil service job. In 1962, after years of submitting her work, her first poem was finally accepted for publication. In 1972, she published the first of her 48 children's books, including picture books, novels, poetry and biographies. She focused her work on realistic but positive portrayals of African-American communities, families and friendships. She also worked to encourage the writing and publishing of African-American literature and taught creative writing. Provided by Wikipedia
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 2019
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1979
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 2011
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1991
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1974
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1993
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1993
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1988
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1978
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1983
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1993
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1991
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 2019
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1992
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1974
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1975
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1973
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1992
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1977
    Book
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    by Greenfield, Eloise
    Published 1988
    Book