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.

Antarctic Antics
Five Little Ducks
Leo the Late Bloomer
Gregory, the Terrible Eater
Look what I can do
Antarctic Antics
Five Little Ducks
Leo the Late Bloomer
Gregory, the Terrible Eater
Look what I can do
Antarctic Antics
Five Little Ducks
Leo the Late Bloomer

Books by Jose Aruego

    Leo the Late Bloomer
    Robert Kraus, Jose Aruego
    Five Little Ducks
    Raffi, Jose Aruego, Ariane Dewey
    Gregory, the Terrible Eater
    Mitchell Sharmat, Jose Aruego, Ariane Dewey
    Antarctic Antics
    Judy Sierra, Jose Aruego, Ariane Dewey
    Look what I can do
    Jose Aruego

Book Stats

1
Authored
4
Illustrated
5
Collaborators

All Jose Aruego Books

YearTitleAuthorIllustratorPages
2003Antarctic AnticsJudy SierraJose AruegoAriane Dewey32
1999Five Little DucksRaffiJose AruegoAriane Dewey32
1994Leo the Late BloomerRobert KrausJose Aruego32
1984Gregory, the Terrible EaterMitchell SharmatJose AruegoAriane Dewey32
1971Look what I can doJose Aruego32

Collaborators

Robert Kraus
Raffi
Ariane Dewey
Mitchell Sharmat
Judy Sierra