Author & Illustrator

Rachel Isadora

Biography

Rachel Isadora (www.rachelisadora.com) received a Caldecott Honor for Ben’s Trumpet, and has written and illustrated numerous other books for children, including Bea in The Nutcracker, Bea at Ballet, Jake at Gymnastics, Say Hello!, Peekaboo Morning, the Lili at Ballet series, and several classic tales set in Africa (Old Mikamba Had a Farm, The Night Before Christmas, Rapunzel, and The Princess and the Pea). She lives in New York City.

Do I Have to Wear a Coat?
I Hear a Pickle
I Just Want to Say Good Night
Old Mikamba Had a Farm
The Twelve Dancing Princesses
The Princess and the Pea
Hansel and Gretel
Rapunzel
Peekaboo Morning
The Fisherman and His Wife
The Little Match Girl
Flossie & the Fox

Most Popular Rachel Isadora Books

    Peekaboo Morning
    Rachel Isadora
    The Little Match Girl
    Hans Christian Andersen, Rachel Isadora
    I Hear a Pickle
    Rachel Isadora
    The Princess and the Pea
    Rachel Isadora
    The Twelve Dancing Princesses
    Rachel Isadora
    Rapunzel
    Rachel Isadora

Book Stats

12
Authored
14
Illustrated
2
Collaborators

All Rachel Isadora Books

YearTitleAuthorPages
2020Do I Have to Wear a Coat?Rachel Isadora32
2017I Hear a PickleRachel Isadora30
2017I Just Want to Say Good NightRachel Isadora32
2013Old Mikamba Had a FarmRachel Isadora40
2009The Twelve Dancing PrincessesRachel Isadora32
2009The Princess and the PeaRachel Isadora32
2009Hansel and GretelRachel Isadora32
2008RapunzelRachel Isadora32
2008Peekaboo MorningRachel Isadora24
2008The Fisherman and His WifeRachel Isadora32
2001The Little Match GirlHans Christian Andersen32
1986Flossie & the FoxPatricia C. McKissack32
1984MaxRachel Isadora32
1979Ben's TrumpetRachel Isadora40

Collaborators

Hans Christian Andersen
Patricia C. McKissack

Book Dedications by Rachel Isadora

  • To John and Hildegard
    The Princess and the Pea