Ted Lewin

Ted Lewin

Ted Lewin grew up in an old frame house in Buffalo, NY with two brothers, one sister, two parents, a lion, an iguana, a chimpanzee, some monkeys, and an assortment of more conventional pets.

Ted has garnered many awards including a silver medal and The Hamilton King Award from the Society of Illustrators and a Caldecott Honor for Peppe, The Lamplighter by Elisa Bartone.

The Lewins live in Brooklyn, New York in a hundred and twenty year old brownstone near Pratt Institute where they first met.


How to Babysit a Leopard

Ted Lewin and Betsy Lewin


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At Gleason's Gym

Written and illustrated by Ted Lewin

A KNOCKOUT OF A BOOK about the world's most famous gym. "At Gleason's Gym the world works out.  It's down on the Brooklyn waterfront just a left hook away from the...



written & illustrated by Ted Lewin

There was a time when horses dominated every aspect of American life. Now Kensington Stables, just off Brooklyn’s Prospect Park, is one of the last remaining stables in New York City....