Author & Illustrator

Shirley Climo

Biography

<p>Shirley Climo’s love of folklore began in her childhood and has provided the background for many of her children’s books, such as <em>The Korean Cinderella, Magic & Mischief: Tales from Cornwall, A Treasury of Princesses: Princess Tales from Around the World, A Treasury of Mermaids: Mermaid Tales from Around the World, </em> and <em>Someone Saw a Spider: Spider Facts and Folktales, </em> an NCTE Teacher’s Choice and Library of Congress Best Children’s Book that was originally inspired by her research for <em>Cobweb Christmas.</em> Mrs. Climo and her husband live in Los Altos, California.</p>

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Shirley Climo, Ruth Heller
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Shirley Climo, Robert Florczak
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Shirley Climo, Loretta Krupinski
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Loretta Krupinski
Ruth Heller
Robert Florczak

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Shirley Climo, Robert Florczak
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