Author & Illustrator

John Himmelman

John Himmelman is the author and illustrator of more than seventy-five books for children, including the Bujitsu Bunny books, The Cow Said Meow, Chickens to the Rescue, and Duck to the Rescue. As a martial arts student and instructor, he has a lot of experience with the human version of bunjitsu. He lives in Connecticut with his artist wife, Betsy.

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Most Recent Book
The Giant from the Fire Sea book

"About" from the Macmillan Fall 2018 Catalog

chapter Books

adventure · rescue · friendship · science
The Giant from the Fire Sea
facing fears · ninjas · bunnies · making friends
Bunjitsu Bunny vs. Bunjitsu Bunny
hard work · bunnies · making friends · ninjas
Bunjitsu Bunny Jumps to the Moon

picture Books

Floaty book
dogs · flight · friendship · pets
animal sounds · cows · farms · rain
The Cow Said Meow


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