Biography for Chicka Chicka ABC


Simon and Schuster
Bill Martin Jr (1916-2004) has

been called America's favorite

children's author. He wrote

more than three hundred

books for children, including

the classic text Brown Bear,

Brown Bear, What Do you See?

illustrated by Eric Carle, and Chicka, Chicka,

Boom, Boom
.

John Archambault is a poet,

journalist, and storyteller,

who has worked with Bill

Martin Jr on several projects.

He lives in Idyllwild, California.

Lois Ehlert has illustrated

more than thirty children's

books, including the Caldecott

Honor Book Color Zoo. She

lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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