Jean’s 100th Anniversary

Jean Craighead George was born in 1919, so she would have been 100 in 2019. We will celebrate this anniversary here throughout the year. Sarah Fischer, a professor of education at Messiah College, has teamed with Craighead House to create a Book of the Month program.


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Here is an introductory video about Jean:


Vulpes the Red Fox, Jean’s first book has been selected to kick off the year. Check out the January Book of the Month here: Book of the Month Program.

Here’s a short video about Jean made by WITF, the local PBS station, from interviews at Craighead House:


While we’re waiting for the rest of the months, check out this short of Jean talking about her grandmother’s flower gardens.