Twice as Good

Twice as Good

The Story of William Powell and Clearview, the Only Golf Course Designed, Built, and Owned by an African American

By Richard Michelson; Eric Velasquez (Illustrator)

Sleeping Bear Press, Hardcover, 9781585364664, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 15, 2012



About the Author
RICHARD MICHELSON is a prizewinning poet and author of several other picture books, including Ten Times Better, illustrated by Leonard Baskin. He is the owner of R. Michelson Galleries and lives in Northampton, Massachusetts.

Eric Velasquez was born in Spanish Harlem to Afro-Puerto Rican parents and grew up in Harlem. The many awards he has won include a Pura BelprE and the Coretta-Scott King/John Steptoe Award. He illustrated "Ol' Clip-Clop "by Patricia C. McKissack, which received starred reviews in "Kirkus Reviews" and "Publishers Weekly". He lives in New York with his family.