Lillian Hoban (1925-98) illustrated many of Russell Hoban's books as well as her own creations, which include Arthur's Christmas Cookies and Silly Tilly's Valentine.
The Little Brute Family
Story by Russell Hoban; Pictures by Lillian Hoban
They eat sand and gravel for breakfast and a stew of sticks and stones for dinner. No one says "please" or "thank you." Instead, they kick and yell and punch and shove. Then one day everything changes,...