Tom Lichtenheld

Tom Lichtenheld has written and illustrated many popular books for children, including Cloudette and Bridget’s Beret. He is also the illustrator of the New York Times–bestselling books, Duck! Rabbit! and Shark vs. Train. He lives in Geneva, Illinois.


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SING! Lyrics and Music by Joe Raposo; Story in Pictures by Tom Lichtenheld

SING! Lyrics and Music by Joe Raposo; Story in Pictures by Tom Lichtenheld

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Cloudette by Tom Lichtenheld - Book Trailer

Petit individual seeks full time job... Watch Cloudette come alive in Tom Lichtenheld's latest masterpiece!

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Zero the Hero book trailer

Zero is a number, and a very important number ~ but all the other numbers are having a hard time figuring out just how important he really is. In this hilarious new book by Joan Holub and New York Times bestselling author/illustrator Tom Lichtenheld, we learn the value of the letter zero, and have some laughs along the way. Enjoy this cleverly crafted book trailer, featuring numbers 1-9, and of course, the star of the show, Zero himself. www.mackids.com/zerothehero

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How Cloudette Came To Be

Before Cloudette was a cloud or even a book, she was just water. See the behind-the-scenes creation of the book with help from the niece and nephew of Tom Lichtenheld!

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June 16, 2014

Behind the Scenes with Tom Lichtenheld

Originally posted on Design of the Picture Book:Remember Moose and his motley crew? He’s hard to forget with that superhuman (supermoosian?) determination and…

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Sing

Joe Raposo; illustrations by Tom Lichtenheld
Henry Holt / Christy Ottaviano Books

"Sing! Sing a song. Sing out loud, sing out strong." So begins a song first made popular on Sesame Street, then interpreted by singers of every style, from...


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Zero the Hero

Joan Holub; illustrations by Tom Lichtenheld
Henry Holt / Christy Ottaviano Books

Zero. Zip. Zilch. Nada. That’s what all the other numbers think of Zero. He doesn’t add anything in addition. He’s of no use in division. And don’t even ask...


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Cloudette

Tom Lichtenheld; illustrations by Tom Lichtenheld
Henry Holt / Christy Ottaviano Books

Sometimes being small can have its advantages. If you’re a little cloud like Cloudette, people call you cute nicknames, and you can always find a good spot to...


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Bridget's Beret

Tom Lichtenheld; illustrations by Tom Lichtenheld
Henry Holt / Christy Ottaviano Books

Bridget loves to draw, and she likes to wear a beret for inspiration. So when her beloved hat blows away, Bridget searches for it high and low. She files a...


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