It Jes’ Happened

By Kidsbiographer

[It Jes’ Happened] introduces young readers to Traylor’s work, to folk art, and to the idea that people from even the most marginal backgrounds have talent and stories to share. And in the world of children’s books, in which elderly characters are wicked witches, cantankerous curmudgeons, or kind grandmas proffering cookies, It Jes’ Happened invites kids to imagine the rich past and feeling present their elders hold inside them. Inside them, inside each of us, are stories to be told, pictures to be painted.”

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