"Quite often somebody will say, 'What year do your books take place?' and the only answer I can give is, in childhood.” ~ Beverly Cleary
Beverly Cleary, née Beverly Atlee Bunn, (born April 12, 1916, McMinnville, Oregon, U.S.—died March 25, 2021, Carmel, California), American children’s writer whose award-winning books are lively, humorous portrayals of problems and events faced in real life by school-aged girls and boys... (more)
Visit the official website (https://www.beverlycleary.com) for more information about Beverly Cleary's life and works, along with games and other resources. Or check out a book from our Children's & Young Adult Collection--see a selection below. Photo from https://www.beverlycleary.com/about.