Author Biography: Harriet Ziefert is a well-known author who has writtin over one hundred books for children. When she is not writing, she commutes between her homes in Lincoln, Massachusetts and Maplewood, New Jersey. Simms Taback received the 2000 Caldecott Medal for Joseph had a Little Overcoat. In 1998, he was awarded a Caldecott Honor for There was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly, which he created with Harriet Ziefert. He lives in the Catskill area of upstate New York.
|Product dimensions:||8.26(w) x 8.24(h) x 0.38(d)|
|Age Range:||2 - 6 Years|
About the Author
Harriet Ziefert knows that young children want to get their hands on and lend their voices to beginning books. She has applied this seemingly simple insight to dozens of enduring and engaging board books, many created in partnership with the great Simms Taback. The author lives in South Orange, NJ.
Simms Taback won a Caldecott Honor Award for There Was an Old Woman Who Swallowed a Fly and the Caldecott Medal for Joseph Had a Little Overcoat. He has also produced award-winning titles for Blue Apple Books, such as Peek-a-Boo, Who? (2006 Scholastic Parent & Child Best Book of the Year) and Simms Taback’s Big Book of Words (2004 Parenting and Child magazines Best Book of the Year, and 2004 Parents’ Choice Gold Award winner).