Author & Illustrator

Jose Aruego

Biography

Jose Aruego was a lawyer before becoming a children’s book illustrator. . A native of the Philippines, he moved to New York City in 1956 to study at Parsons School of Design. His cartoons were published in the New Yorker and the Saturday Evening Post, and his illustrations can be seen in Five Little Ducks by Raffi, as well as in the 82 children’s books he wrote himself. He died in 2012.

Most Popular Jose Aruego Books

Gregory, the Terrible Eater book
Ariane Dewey, Jose Aruego, Mitchell Sharmat
Picture book
5.5
Five Little Ducks book
Ariane Dewey, Jose Aruego, Raffi
Board book
4.0
Antarctic Antics book
Ariane Dewey, Jose Aruego, Judy Sierra
Picture book
4.8

All Jose Aruego Books

Collaborators

Ariane Dewey
Judy Sierra
Robert Kraus
Mitchell Sharmat
Raffi

Personal Info

Books Stats

1Authored
4Illustrated

Most Recent Book

Antarctic Antics book
Ariane Dewey, Jose Aruego, Judy Sierra
Picture book
4.8

Highest Rated Book

Gregory, the Terrible Eater book
Ariane Dewey, Jose Aruego, Mitchell Sharmat
Picture book
5.5

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