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Author photo. Meindert De Jong, sometimes spelled de Jong or Dejong (4 March 1906 – 16 July 1991), Dutch-American author of children's books By Source, Fair use, <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=36713558" rel="nofollow" target="_top">https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=36713558</a>

Meindert De Jong, sometimes spelled de Jong or Dejong (4 March 1906 – 16 July 1991), Dutch-American author of children's books By Source, Fair use, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=36713558

Meindert DeJong (1) [1906–1991]

This page covers the author of The Wheel on the School.

For other authors named Meindert DeJong, see the disambiguation page.

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Meindert DeJong is the award-winning author of many classic books for children. Among Mr. Sendak's other popular books is his Caldecott Medal-winning Where the Wild Things Are
— biography from The Wheel on the School
The Wheel on the School 2,597 copies, 28 reviews
The House of Sixty Fathers 1,300 copies, 14 reviews
Along Came a Dog 889 copies, 5 reviews
Shadrach 605 copies, 6 reviews
The Last Little Cat 484 copies, 4 reviews
Hurry Home, Candy 304 copies, 4 reviews
Journey from Peppermint Street 193 copies, 1 review
The Singing Hill 98 copies, 1 review
A Horse Came Running 91 copies, 2 reviews
The Easter Cat 81 copies, 1 review
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