Author & Illustrator

Watty Piper

Biography

WATTY PIPER was a pen name of Arnold Munk, an owner of the publishing firm Platt & Munk. Arnold Munk was born in Hungary and, as a child, moved with his family to Chicago. He later moved to New York, where he died in 1957. Arnold Munk used the name Watty Piper as both an author of children’s books and as the editor of many of the books that Platt & Munk published.

Welcome to New York: A Little Engine That Could Road Trip
Thanks from the Little Engine That Could
Good Night, Little Engine
The Little Engine That Could: 90th Anniversary Edition
You Can! Words of Wisdom From The Little Engine That Could
The Little Engine That Could

Books by Watty Piper

    The Little Engine That Could: 90th Anniversary Edition
    Watty Piper, Dan Santat
    Good Night, Little Engine
    Watty Piper, Janet Lawler, Jill Howarth
    The Little Engine That Could
    Watty Piper, George Hauman, Doris Hauman
    You Can! Words of Wisdom From The Little Engine That Could
    Watty Piper, Charlie Hart, Jill Howarth
    Welcome to New York: A Little Engine That Could Road Trip
    Watty Piper, Jill Howarth
    Thanks from the Little Engine That Could
    Watty Piper, Jill Howarth

Book Stats

6
Authored
1
Illustrated
6
Collaborators

All Watty Piper Books

YearTitleAuthorIllustratorPages
2021Welcome to New York: A Little Engine That Could Road TripWatty PiperJill Howarth16
2021Thanks from the Little Engine That CouldWatty PiperJill Howarth32
2020Good Night, Little EngineWatty Piper, Janet LawlerJill Howarth32
2020The Little Engine That Could: 90th Anniversary EditionWatty PiperDan Santat48
2018You Can! Words of Wisdom From The Little Engine That CouldWatty Piper, Charlie Hart, Jill HowarthWatty PiperCharlie HartJill Howarth80
2015The Little Engine That CouldWatty PiperGeorge HaumanDoris Hauman26

Collaborators

Dan Santat
Janet Lawler
Jill Howarth
George Hauman
Doris Hauman
Charlie Hart