Elizabeth Partridge (www.elizabethpartridge.com) is a National Book Award finalist and author of several nonfiction books for children, including Restless Spirit: The Life and Work of Dorothea Lange; Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don't You Grow Weary; and the Printz Honor-winning John Lennon: All I Want Is the Truth. She lives in the San Francisco Bay area.
"[A] fitting tribute to an American legend.... Young readers will
"[A] full picture of a man who defined both the pain and the pleasures of so many Americans."
"This accurate and honest portrait of Woody Guthrie does not soften his edges, but it shows in engrossing details the constant, unstoppable tide of creation that carried him through life."
"This outstanding biography belongs in every library collection."