Beloved Children’s Author Andrew Clements Passes at 70

On Thursday November 28th renowned children’s author Andrew Clements passed away at the age of 70.  Andrew Clements has more than eighty children’s and YA books published, including the books Frindle, Lunch Money, and The Losers Club. As a children’s book author, Clements has been praised for the portrayal of elementary and middle school life, carefully crafting the dynamic between teacher and student, the details and energy of a classroom, and the chaotic and exciting schoolyard moments. image via worth point Andrew Clements had his first picture book, Bird Adalbert published in 1985 by Picture Book Studio, a small publishing …