John Himmelman





John Himmelman

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John Himmelman is the author and illustrator of more than sixty books for children, including Chickens to the Rescue. He lives in Connecticut with his family.

According John's Facebook page, he has been "making up stories and scribbling pictures since I could hold a crayon in my hand. It became my job in 1981, when my first book, "Talester the Lizard" was published during my last year in college (School of Visual Arts)....It behooves a writer to try and turn what interests them into their work. I've been fortunate to do that with my love of nature, with books - for adults and children - focusing on different natural history topics."


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Okay, this happened a couple of years ago. However, I still think of it often, usually in the morning or in the middle of the night when I’m remembering a particular dream. For over 35 years I’ve had a recurring dream. It went like this:


I’m in high school. The building is huge. I’m late for math class. That’s bad, because I’m failing math. I run through hallways and up and down stairs, taking t...

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Average rating: 3.97 · 4,048 ratings · 713 reviews · 87 distinct works · Similar authors
Chickens to the Rescue
4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 1,488 ratings — published 2006
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Katie Loves the Kittens
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 642 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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Pigs to the Rescue
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 421 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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Cows to the Rescue
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 257 ratings — published 2011 — 5 editions
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Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 225 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
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Duck to the Rescue
3.39 of 5 stars 3.39 avg rating — 160 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Tudley Didn't Know
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 80 ratings — published 2006 — 5 editions
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10 Little Hot Dogs
3.31 of 5 stars 3.31 avg rating — 108 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Katie and the Puppy Next Door
3.17 of 5 stars 3.17 avg rating — 84 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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Discovering Moths: Nighttim...
4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 28 ratings — published 2002 — 2 editions
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More books by John Himmelman…
Amanda and the Magic Garden
Amanda the Witch (2 books)
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3.25 of 5 stars 3.25 avg rating — 4 ratings

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