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Kirby Pringle

Born: 1957 in Evansville, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: The husband-and-wife team of Cindy and Kirby Pringle have worked together as photographers for 20 years and own Dogtown Artworks, located in rural Champaign County, Illinois.

Biography: The Pringles, Kirby and his wife, Cindy, are authors of the ''Earl & Pearl Barker'' children's books, about loveable dogs who have a message to tell and who love to wear clothes!


Primary Audience(s): Children; Children

Kirby Pringle on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  The butterfly that would not fly :
ISBN: 0977712699 OCLC: 800123634

Dogtown Artworks, [Champaign, Ill.?] : ©2012.

Pearl Barker and her husband Earl find a monarch butterfly who is afraid of heights. Together, they help the butterfly overcome its fear so it can migrate with the other butterflies.