Author

Ruth Krauss

Biography

Ruth Krauss’s beloved picture books include two Caldecott Honor Books, The Happy Day, illustrated by Marc Simont, and A Very Special House, illustrated by Maurice Sendak, as well as the perennial favorite A Hole is to Dig, also illustrated by Mr. Sendak.

You're Just What I Need
Bears
The Carrot Seed
A Hole Is to Dig
Open House for Butterflies
The Birthday Party
I Want to Paint My Bathroom Blue
Charlotte and The White Horse
I'll Be You and You Be Me
A Very Special House

Most Popular Ruth Krauss Books

    Open House for Butterflies
    Ruth Krauss, Maurice Sendak
    The Carrot Seed
    Ruth Krauss, Crockett Johnson
    A Hole Is to Dig
    Ruth Krauss, Maurice Sendak
    A Very Special House
    Ruth Krauss, Maurice Sendak
    I Want to Paint My Bathroom Blue
    Ruth Krauss, Maurice Sendak
    I'll Be You and You Be Me
    Ruth Krauss, Maurice Sendak

Book Stats

10
Authored
0
Illustrated
3
Collaborators

All Ruth Krauss Books

YearTitleIllustratorPages
2019You're Just What I NeedJulia Noonan40
2005BearsMaurice Sendak24
2004The Carrot SeedCrockett Johnson32
1989A Hole Is to DigMaurice Sendak48
1960Open House for ButterfliesMaurice Sendak48
1957The Birthday PartyMaurice Sendak0
1956I Want to Paint My Bathroom BlueMaurice Sendak24
1955Charlotte and The White HorseMaurice Sendak32
1954I'll Be You and You Be MeMaurice Sendak40
1953A Very Special HouseMaurice Sendak0

Collaborators

Maurice Sendak
Crockett Johnson
Julia Noonan