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									Laura NumeroffLaura Numeroff
Any kid who's dealt with an exasperated adult is sure to appreciate Laura Joffe Numeroff's If You Give a... series, where children take on semi-parental roles with unexpected, demanding animal guests. Numeroff is an expert at silly situations, catchy verses and stories that absorb and engage.

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Fact File

Name:
Laura Numeroff
Also Known As:
Laura Joffe Numeroff
Current Home:
Brentwood, California
Date of Birth:
July 14, 1953
Place of Birth:
Brooklyn, New York
Education:
B.F.A. with honors, Pratt Institute, 1975; attended Parsons College, 1975
Awards:
Buckeye Medal for If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, 1989; Parents' Choice Award for If You Give a Moose a Muffin, 1991; Quill Award for If You Give a Pig a Party, 2006

*  Laura Numeroff's official web site




Numeroff's Latest

Mouse Antics

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								When Sheep Sleep, Author: 
								Laura Numeroff, David McPhail (Illustrator).

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When Sheep Sleep
by Laura Numeroff, David McPhail (Illustrator)
When you can't fall asleep...Then try counting sheep! But what do you do if the sheep are already asleep? New York Times best-selling author Laura Numeroff, has crafted the perfect lullaby in which a small child imagines she encounters many cuddly animal families, only to find that they, too, are snuggled fast asleep! Lovely, soothing watercolors by award-winning and critically acclaimed illustrator David McPhail capture the dreaminess of bedtime.
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								If You Take a Mouse to the Movies, Author: 
								Laura Joffe Numeroff, Felicia Bond (Illustrator).
*  If You Give a Mouse a Cookie (1985)
*  Mouse Cookies: 10 Easy-to-Make Cookie Recipes (1995)
*  The Best Mouse Cookie (1999)
*  If You Take a Mouse to the Movies (2000)
*  If You Take a Mouse to School (2002)

*  See the Laura Numeroff chronology


Recommended by Numeroff

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								Stuart Little, Author: 
								E. B. White.

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Stuart Little
by E. B. White
Numeroff was a voracious reader as a child, going to the library every week and even making her own bookcovers with "publishers" for her early stories. E. B. White's Stuart Little (a mouse, natch!) tops her web site list of favorites: "Most people are big Charlotte's Web fans, but Stuart won my heart!"

*  Eloise   by Kay Thompson
*  The Cat in the Hat   by Dr. Seuss
*  Harriet the Spy   by Louise Fitzhugh



A Busy Year

Appreciating Loved Ones

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								If You Take a Mouse to School, Author: 
								& CASS BK, Felicia Bond (Illustrator), Sarah Weeks.

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If You Take a Mouse to School
by & CASS BK, Felicia Bond (Illustrator), Sarah Weeks
It's a big year for Numeroff, with the debut of three new titles -- including the return of her endearingly needy mouse, who goes this time to school and requires a succession of supplies.

*If You Give a Bunny a Birthday Cake  by Laura Joffe Numeroff
*Laura Numeroff's 10-Step Guide to Living with Your Monster  by Laura Joffe Numeroff
*Read a conversation with Numeroff
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								What Mommies Do Best, What Daddies Do Best, Author: 
								Laura Numeroff.

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What Mommies Do Best, What Daddies Do Best
by Laura Numeroff
Numeroff's sweet What Relatives Do Best series are two books in one: Turn the books over and read the other side for an appreciation of moms or dads, grandmothers or grandfathers. Numeroff says she also plans aunt/uncle, sister/brother and puppy/kitten versions.

*What Grandmas Do Best: What Grandpas Do Best  by Laura Joffe Numeroff
Photo by Paul Taylor