Author & Illustrator

Garth Williams


Garth Williams (1912–1996) was known for his realistic yet highly expressive animal characters. He brought to life some of the best-loved children’s books of the twentieth century, including Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House series and E. B. White’s Charlotte’s Web and Stuart Little. Williams illustrated many timeless Golden Books, including Baby Farm Animals, Mister Dog, and The Friendly Book.

Family Under the Bridge
The Rescuers (New York Review Books Children's Collection)
Baby Farm Animals
Little House on the Prairie
The Cricket in Times Square

Most Popular Garth Williams Books

    Charlotte's Web
    E.B. White, Garth Williams
    Family Under the Bridge
    Garth Williams
    The Cricket in Times Square
    Garth Williams, George Selden
    Little House on the Prairie
    Laura Ingalls Wilder, Garth Williams
    Farmer Boy
    Laura Ingalls Wilder, Garth Williams
    The Long Winter
    Laura Ingalls Wilder, Garth Williams

Book Stats


All Garth Williams Books

2019Family Under the Bridge112
2016The Rescuers (New York Review Books Children's Collection)Margery Sharp160
2016Baby Farm AnimalsGarth Williams26
2008Little House on the PrairieLaura Ingalls Wilder352
2008The Cricket in Times SquareGeorge Selden132
2006Charlotte's WebE.B. White184
2005A Little House Christmas Treasury: Festive Holiday StoriesLaura Ingalls Wilder144
2005Little Fur Family Board BookMargaret Wise Brown32
2004Little Town on the PrairieLaura Ingalls Wilder320
1997Little House Sisters: Collected Stories from the Little House BooksLaura Ingalls Wilder96
1990Beneath a Blue UmbrellaJack Prelutsky64
1971The First Four YearsLaura Ingalls Wilder160
1953Little House in the Big WoodsLaura Ingalls Wilder256
1943These Happy Golden YearsLaura Ingalls Wilder304
1941Little Town on the Prairie: Full Color EditionLaura Ingalls Wilder320
1940The Long WinterLaura Ingalls Wilder352
1939By the Shores of Silver LakeLaura Ingalls Wilder304
1937On the Banks of Plum CreekLaura Ingalls Wilder352
1933Farmer BoyLaura Ingalls Wilder384


E.B. White
George Selden
Laura Ingalls Wilder
Margaret Wise Brown
Margery Sharp
Jack Prelutsky