Author

Marsha Diane Arnold

Biography

Called a “born storyteller” by the media, Marsha Diane Arnold is the picture book author of 21 books, with over one million books sold. Her books have garnered honors from Best First Book by a New Author to Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to Smithsonian Notable. Recent books include the bilingual Galápagos Girl and Lost. Found., both Junior Library Guild selections. Lost. Found. received three starred reviews and was illustrated by Caldecott Medal winner Matthew Cordell. 

Growing up on the Kansas prairies, Marsha lived in Northern California most of her life. Now she lives with her husband in Florida, near the Caloosahatchee River and her family. Besides creating stories, she loves scuba diving, hiking, traveling, gardening, and climbing trees.

Most Popular Marsha Diane Arnold Books

being different · losing · coping with failure · bears · community · belonging · animals
Lost. Found.
Waiting for Snow book
4.8
winter · patience · friendship · snow
Waiting for Snow
individuality · perseverance · Australia
The Pumpkin Runner
being nice · kindness · snow · patience · friendship · facing fears · storms · rain
May I Come In?

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Collaborators

Brad Sneed
Qin Leng
Ramona Kaulitzki
Jennie Poh
Matthew Cordell
Renata Liwska
Angela Dominguez
Phyllis Limbacher Tildes

Personal Info

Books Stats

12Authored

Most Recent Book

friendship · community · games · making friends · pandas
Mine. Yours.

Highest Rated Book

Waiting for Snow book
4.8
winter · patience · friendship · snow
Waiting for Snow

Official Website

https://www.marshadianearnold.com