Author & Illustrator

Margaret Wise Brown

Biography

Margaret Wise Brown is one of the most popular children’s authors of all time; her classic Goodnight Moon (HarperFestival), illustrated by Clement Hurd, has sold more than 24 million copies, and her books—including Big Red Barn (Harper Festival), The Runaway Bunny (HarperCollins), and The Golden Egg Book (Simon & Schuster)—have been in print for over 50 years. Several generations have grown up with her timeless stories and her influence has been felt around the world. (Bio via Sterling Fall 2018 Catalog.)

Most Popular Margaret Wise Brown Books

Goodnight Moon book
Clement Hurd, Margaret Wise Brown
Picture book
5.2
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The Little Island book
Margaret Wise Brown, Leonard Weisgard
Picture book
4.3
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Collaborators

Jean Claude
Lisa Sheehan
Kirsten Richards
Daniel Kirk
Garth Williams
Clement Hurd
Christian Robinson
Christine Tappin
Leo Dillon
Diane Dillon
Leonard Weisgard
Charlotte Cooke
Katy Hudson
Felicia Bond
Greg Pizzoli
David Diaz
Karen Katz

Personal Info

Books Stats

3Authored & Illustrated
20Authored

Most Recent Book

Two Little Trains book
Margaret Wise Brown, Greg Pizzoli
Picture book
4.5
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