Biography for Won't You Be My Kissaroo?


Harcourt Publishing
JOANNE RYDER is the author of many acclaimed books for children, including The Snail's Spell, Earthdance, and My Father's Hands. She lives in Pacific Grove, California.

MELISSA SWEET has illustrated numerous picture books, including Good for You! Toddler Rhymes for Toddler Times by Stephanie Calmenson and her own Fiddle-I-Fee, as well as the Pinky and Rex series. She lives in Rockport, Maine.

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Houghton
JOANNE RYDER is the author of many acclaimed books for children, including The Snail's Spell, Earthdance, and My Father's Hands. She lives in Pacific Grove, California.

MELISSA SWEET has illustrated numerous picture books, including Good for You! Toddler Rhymes for Toddler Times by Stephanie Calmenson and her own Fiddle-I-Fee, as well as the Pinky and Rex series. She lives in Rockport, Maine.


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