Today in Milwaukee, the city is unveiling a bronze statue of Henry Winkler as the Fonz, his character from Happy Days.
To commemorate this event, I point back to my little essay about the SCBWI conference where Winkler was a keynote speaker.
J. L. BELL is a writer and reader of fantasy literature for children. His favorite authors include L. Frank Baum, Diana Wynne Jones, and Susan Cooper. He is an Assistant Regional Advisor in the Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators, and was the editor of Oziana, creative magazine of the International Wizard of Oz Club, from 2004 to 2010.
Living in Massachusetts, Bell also writes about the American Revolution at Boston 1775.