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Richard Michelson

Richard Michelson is the author of the poetry collections Battles & Lullabies and Tap Dancing for Relatives . His many children's books have been named among the 10 Best Books of the Year by the New York Times, Publishers Weekly, and the New Yorker , and among the 12 Best Books of the Decade by Amazon.com. Michelson has been a finalist for the Massachusetts Book Award, the National Jewish Book Award, the Phillis Wheatley Award, and he is the only author to receive both the Sydney Taylor Gold...See more