William Pène du Bois
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Who is William Pène du Bois?
William Pène du Bois was an American author and illustrator of books for young readers. He is best known for The Twenty-One Balloons, published in April 1947 by The Viking Press. He was a winner of the Newbery Award, and twice was runner-up for the Caldecott Medal.
- also known as William Pene du Bois, William P. du Bois
- born on (99 years ago) in Nutley
- ethnicity: French American
- nationality: United States of America, France
- profession: Writer, illustrator
- died on (22 years ago) in Nice
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