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Magic School Bus author Joanna Coles dies aged 75

27 days ago   |   By Metro

Joanna Cole has passed away after issues with a lung disease
Magic School Bus author Joanna Cole has died at the age of 75.
The beloved childrens' book creator died at home in Sioux City, Iowa, following complications from lung disease idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
She is survived by her husband, Phillip, her daughter Rachel, and two grandchildren, Annabelle and William.
Joanna, a former librarian, created The Magic School Bus to be an education tool for young children, and it's since become a classic.
Each story would follow teacher Ms Frizzle who would take her classes on adventures in...
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Joanna Cole, author of The Magic School Bus series, dies aged 75

Joanna Cole, author of The Magic School Bus series, dies aged 75

27 days ago   |   By The Independent

Children's book series sold over 90 million copies worldwide
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