An illustrated Chinese folk tale describes how the Chinese came to give all of their children short names.
<b>Blair Lent</b> received the Caldecott Medal for <i>The Funny Little Woman</i> by Arlene Mosel. He has also received three Caldecott Honors. He is the illustrator of Ms. Mosel’s <i>Tikki Tikki Tembo</i>, a bestseller since its publication in 1968. Blair Lent lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.