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Editor , author

Charlotte Shapiro Zolotow was American author, editor. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors League.

Background

Zolotow, Charlotte Shapiro was born on June 26, 1915 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Louis J. and Ella F. (Bernstein) Shapiro.

Education

Student, University Wisconsin, 1933-1936.

Career

Editor children's book department Harper & Row, New York City, 1938-1944, senior editor, 1962-1970. Vice president, associate public Harper Junior Books, 1976-1981. Editorial consultant, editorial director Charlotte Zolotow Books, 1982-1990.

Public emerita, advisor Harper Collins Children's Books, since 1991. Teacher University Colorado Writers Conference on Children's Books, University Indiana Writers Conference. Also lecturer children's books.

Works

Membership

Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors League.

Connections

Married Maurice Zolotow, April 14, 1938 (divorced 1969). Children: Stephen, Ellen.

father:
Louis J. Shapiro

mother:
Ella F. (Bernstein) Shapiro

spouse:
Maurice Zolotow

children:
Stephen Zolotow

Ellen Zolotow