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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Harve Zemach

Margot Zemach (1931-89) was born in Los Angeles, California. She began illustrating stories by her husband, Harve, in 1959, and their subsequent collaborations led to many enduring children's books, including The Judge: An Untrue Tale, a Caldecott Honor Book; A Penny a Look, an ALA Notable Book; and Duffy and the Devil, recipient of the Caldecott Medal.

Caldecott Medal Winner

National Book Awards Finalist

Caldecott Honor Book

Harve Zemach

Duffy and the Devil

Harve Zemach; Pictures by Margot Zemach
Square Fish
Square Fish

Duffy and the Devil was a popular play in Cornwall in the nineteenth century, performed at the Christmas season by groups of young people who went from house to house. The Zemachs have interpreted...

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