The very talented author and illustrator Jean-François Dumont has won the Prix Saint-Exupéry, the French equivalent of the Caldecott Medal. Six of his books have been translated into English, to our great benefit.

Find out more about Dumont, including how he writes socially conscious picture books, in this week’s episode of Coffee Break with EBYR:

Catch our previous author spotlight video featuring Eileen Spinelli over on EBYR TV.