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Sue Alexander
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Birth: 1934
Pima County
Arizona, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 2008
West Hills
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Beloved wife of Joel Alexander, mother of three, and grandmother of two left behind missing her in this Life -

Gifted children's author of over twenty books, Sue is most known for her award-winning picture books: "Nadia the Willful" and "Behold the Trees." (these books and others still available through

She was the first member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, and mentor to many professional and aspiring writers alike.

In her honor, the Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators offers an annual "SUE ALEXANDER AWARD" to writers who have produced promising manuscripts.

Sources/Credits: LATimes 07/14/2008 and 07/23/2008 
Created by: L Pritchett
Record added: Nov 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31512783

Creative Spirit in Weaving of Tales, May Heaven's Peace be Yours Forever as your Picture Books bring Joy for Generations to Come
- L Pritchett
 Added: Nov. 18, 2008

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