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Jonah Winter

Jonah Winter is the celebrated author of many picture book biographies, including Barack, which was a New York Times bestseller. His other books include Here Comes the Garbage Barge, Sonia Sotomayor, Roberto Clemente, and others. A poet and a painter, Mr. Winter lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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Jonah Winter
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. If at first you don't succeed, keep trying and trying and trying until you've driven everyone around you completely insane.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. It's a toss-up -- between piano-playing and tap-dancing.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Getting up out of bed every morning.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Flaws? I have no "flaws"....(!) (Umph humph.)

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. Gene Kelly.

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