Biography for Peter Pan

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Tony DiTerlizzi ( won a Caledecott Honor for The Spider and the Fly and is the co-creator of The Spiderwick Chronicles.

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James Matthew Barrie (1860-1937) was born in Scotland. He moved to London in 1885. He had a high reputation as a playwright, with productions including Quality Street (1901) and The Admirable Crichton (1902). Peter Pan was first produced on stage in 1904 and in 1911 he turned the story into a book.