7/13/1918 - 4/28/2015
Authors: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Marcia Brown
NEW YORK (AP) - Marcia Brown, a celebrated author and illustrator of children's books and three-time Caldecott Medal winner whose work ranged from the bold strokes of "Once a Mouse" to the more abstract and lyrical sketches of "Cinderella," has died.
Brown died April 28 of congestive heart failure at her home in Laguna Hills, California, publisher Simon & Schuster announced Friday. She was 96.
Brown won the Caldecott, the highest honor for children's picture books, for "Cinderella,"...