Amy Schwartz





Amy Schwartz

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born
in The United States
January 01, 1954

gender
female

genre

influences
Henry Schwartz (father)


About this author

Amy Schwartz is the author and illustrator of many picture books for children, including Begin at the Beginning; Things I Learned in Second Grade; Bea and Mr. Jones, a Reading Rainbow feature; What James Likes Best, recipient of the 2004 Charlotte Zolotow Award; and a glorious day. She lives in Brooklyn, New York with her husband Leonard S. Marcus, and their son, Jacob.


Average rating: 3.52 · 1,094 ratings · 283 reviews · 46 distinct works · Similar authors
100 Things That Make Me Happy
3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 133 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Dee Dee and Me
3.24 of 5 stars 3.24 avg rating — 87 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
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Bea and Mr. Jones
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 73 ratings — published 1982 — 8 editions
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Annabelle Swift Kindergartner
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 1988 — 6 editions
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Lucy Can't Sleep
3.04 of 5 stars 3.04 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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Willie and Uncle Bill
3.47 of 5 stars 3.47 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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How to Catch an Elephant
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 1999 — 4 editions
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Tiny and Hercules
2.85 of 5 stars 2.85 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 2009
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What James Likes Best
3.42 of 5 stars 3.42 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 2003 — 2 editions
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A Glorious Day
3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 2004 — 2 editions
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