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Ezra Jack Keats Centenary

To honor late children's book author-illustrator Ezra Jack Keats, a 100th birthday blowout is planned throughout the month of June. And since Ezra was born in Brooklyn, many of the activities take place there, including the designation of a Prospect Park statue of Peter and Willie, two of Ezra's most beloved characters, as a Literacy Landmark. For more information, visit the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation at For copies of Ezra's timeless tales, visit