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Whirligig Resources & Further Study

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For Further Reference

Berman, Matt, and Marigny Dupuy. Children's Book Awards Annual (1998): 62.

Fleischman's awards are listed.

Budin, Miriam Lang. School Library Journal (April 1998): 131. Complimentary review of Whirligig, lauding Fleischman's construction of the novel.

Candido, Grace Anne A. Booklist (1998). Positive and complimentary review of Whirligig, likening the ritual journey of Brent Bishop to the ritual journey in Sharon Creech's Walk Two Moons (1994) and Uncle Ob's whirligigs in Missing May (1992) by Cynthia Rylant.

"Fleischman, Paul." In Children's Books and Their Creators. Boston: Houghton, 1995, p. 245. An entry on Paul Fleischman by Cooki Slone.

"Fleischman, Paul." In Children's Literature Review, vol. 20. Detroit: Gale, 1990, pp.

63-70. Contains excerpts of reviews of Fleischman's work.

"Fleischman, Paul." In Fifth Book of Junior Authors and Illustrators. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1983, pp. 114-16. Autobiographical essay about Paul Fleischman.

Fleischman, Paul. Horn Book Magazine. (July-August 1989): pp. 442-51. The text of Fleischman's acceptance speech for the Newbery Medal.for Joyful...

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