Richard Scarry





Richard Scarry

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born
in Boston, MA, The United States
June 05, 1919

died
April 30, 1994

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Average rating: 4.23 · 76,329 ratings · 1,419 reviews · 506 distinct works · Similar authors
What Do People Do All Day?
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 7,253 ratings — published 1968 — 16 editions
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Richard Scarry's Best Story...
4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 4,875 ratings — published 1969 — 4 editions
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Cars and Trucks and Things ...
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 4,829 ratings — published 1974 — 19 editions
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Richard Scarry's Please and...
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 3,857 ratings — published 1973 — 8 editions
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Richard Scarry's Best Word ...
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 3,655 ratings — published 1963 — 18 editions
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Busy, Busy Town
4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 1,576 ratings — published 1994 — 4 editions
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Best Little Word Book Ever
4.3 of 5 stars 4.30 avg rating — 1,455 ratings — published 1992 — 6 editions
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It's a Busy, Busy World
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 1,235 ratings — published 1965 — 5 editions
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Richard Scarry's Best Mothe...
4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 945 ratings — published 1969 — 12 editions
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Richard Scarry's Best First...
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 305 ratings — published 1979 — 6 editions
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More books by Richard Scarry…
“I'm not interested in creating a book that is read once and then placed on the shelf and forgotten. I am very happy when people have worn out my books, or that they're held together by Scotch tape.”
Richard Scarry

“There are all kinds of writers. The best writers write children's books.”
Richard Scarry, Busy, Busy Town

“Artists paint pictures. The best artists paint pictures for children's books.”
Richard Scarry

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