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Mavis Jukes

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Mavis Jukes

Mavis Jukes was born in Nyack, New York, and grew up in New York City; Princeton, New Jersey; and Berkeley, California. She attended the University of Colorado, where she studied art; the University of California, where she studied education; and Golden Gate University, where she studied law. She is a member of the California Bar Association and has volunteered as a juvenile defense attorney. Jukes was an elementary school teacher and an art specialist in the late 1960s and early 1970s and recently returned to public education. She writes books for children and young adults and teaches leadership, writing, drawing, and... Read More


Bookshelf
Be Healthy! It's a Girl Thing: Food, Fitness, and Feeling Great
Written by Mavis Jukes and Lilian Wai-Yin Cheung, Illustrated by Debra Ziss

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Blackberries in the Dark
Written by Mavis Jukes

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Blackberries in the Dark
Written by Mavis Jukes

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Growing Up: It's a Girl Thing
Written by Mavis Jukes

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Like Jake and Me
Written by Mavis Jukes

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Like Jake and Me
Written by Mavis Jukes

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The New Kid
Written by Mavis Jukes

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The New Kid
Written by Mavis Jukes

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