Amy Schwartz

Amy Schwartz has written and illustrated many classic books for children, including Bea and Mr. Jones, a Reading Rainbow featured title, What James Likes Best, winner of the Charlotte Zolotow Award, and the Roaring Brook Press titles, A Teeny Tiny Baby, Tiny & Hercules, Starring Miss Darlene, and A Beautiful Girl. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.


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Lucy Can't Sleep

Amy Schwartz
A Neal Porter Book

When wide-awake Lucy can't fall asleep she . . . Climbs out of bed, Wiggles her fingers, Wiggles her toes, Scratches itches, Itches scratches, Buttons...


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Tiny and Hercules

written & illustrated by Amy Schwartz
A Neal Porter Book

Another gem from Amy Schwartz just as "charming and hilariously understated*" as ever. (*New York Times) Five fast and funny chapters of the lives of two...


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A Teeny Tiny Baby

Written and illustrated by Amy Schwartz
A Neal Porter Book

A two-week-old baby describes the many activities he enjoys, both at home and out in the busy city.


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A Beautiful Girl

Written and illustrated by Amy Schwartz
Roaring Brook Press

On her way to market Jenna makes four new friends. Along with Baby Elephant, there’s Robin, who thinks Jenna has a very silly beak; Fly, who wonders where her...


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