Beverly Cleary Quotes

I know that when I was a children's librarian, that was about 1940, boys particularly asked where were the books about kids like us, and there weren't any at that time.

 
Status
Unverified

Topics
Context

None.

Citations

None.

Please contribute by supplying a citation for this quote.


Beverly Cleary
Beverly Cleary
  • Born: April 12, 1916
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Writer, Librarian

Beverly Atlee Cleary is an American writer of children's and young adult fiction. One of America's most successful living authors, 91 million copies of her books have been sold worldwide since her first book was published in 1950. Some of Cleary's best known characters are Henry Huggins and his dog Ribsy, Ramona Quimby and Beezus Quimby, and Ralph S. Mouse.

Trending Quotes