Margaret K. McElderry, Children's Book Publisher, Dies at 98 - NYTimes.com

Margaret McElderry Obit.

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Margaret K. McElderry, a book editor who employed shrewd intuition, critical acumen and a nurturing way with authors to help shepherd children's literature from a prewar cottage industry to today's billion-dollar business, died on Monday at her home in Manhattan. She was 98....