Why Mosquitoes Buzz In Peoples Ears

By:Annabella Wells

Author Illustrator

The Author of Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears is Verna Aardema , and the illustrators are Leo and Diane Dillon. She wrote it to tell an African legend.

Caldecott Award

The Caldecott Award is given to children picture books that have American citizen author/illustrators, they have the original illustrations, and they should be published the previous year before receiving the Caldecott Award. This book was given the Caldecott Award in 1976.

Leo and Diane Dillon

Leo and Diane Dillon are American illustrators of children and adult paperback books and magazine covers. In more than fifty years they created more than one-hundred speculative fiction book and magazine covers together. They recieved two Caldecott Awards from their illustrations. They also recieved many other awards for their illustrations. Their covers were very well drawn that they got put on covers of picture books.

Why Mosquitoes Buzz In People's Ears