Why Mosquitoes Buzz In Peoples Ears
A Report By: Miles Corbella
Author: Verna Aardema, Illustrators: Leo And Diane Dillon
Verna Aardema is an author that writes children's books.
She wrote Why Mosquitoes Buzz In People's Ears.
Leo And Diane Dillon are illustrators of children's picture books.
They illustrated the book Why Mosquitoes Buzz In People's Ears.
- Leo And Diane have illustrated over 20 books.
- They were both pure Americans.
- They were awarded the 1971 Hugo Award for Best Professional Artist.
- Leo died at 79 years ld from lung cancer.
- They were married their entire illustrating career.
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Author: Verna Aardema
A picture of the author of the book.
Illustrators: Leo & Diane Dillon
A picture of the illustrators of the book.
The Caldecott Medal
The award given to the best children's picture books.
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears - Cover
The cover of "Why Mosquitos Buzz In People's Ears".
My Friend Rabbit - Cover
The cover of "My Friend Rabbit".
You receive this if your book is still liked by the committee, but not chosen for the winner.
The drawings were especially intriguing.
The African tale it tells is also a interesting, almost comical one.