Review, The New York Times Book Review, November 11, 2007:
"The book includes a wonderful selection of archival photos and artwork that convey the depth and breadth of the creative talent working there in those early years."Starred Review, School Library Journal, December 2007:
"This winning combination of nostalgia and clear-eyed, meticulously researched history breaks new ground, and should have broad appeal."
About the Author
Leonard S. Marcus has written many award-winning books, including Margaret Wise Brown: Awakened by the Moon.
A frequent contributor to The New York Times Book Review
, Washington Post Book World, The Horn Book
, and Publishers Weekly
, Marcus's book reviews have been featured in every issue of Parenting
magazine since it was founded in 1987. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.