Evaline Ness





Evaline Ness


Born
in Union City, Ohio, The United States
April 24, 1911

Died
August 12, 1986


Evaline Ness was an American commercial artist, illustrator, and author of children's books. As illustrator of picture books she was one of three Caldecott Medal runners-up each year 1964 to 1966 and she won the 1967 Medal for Sam, Bangs, and Moonshine, which she also wrote. She illustrated more than thirty books for young readers and wrote several of her own. She is noted for using a great variety of artistic media and methods.

Average rating: 3.87 · 4,324 ratings · 387 reviews · 43 distinct works · Similar authors
Sam, Bangs & Moonshine

3.92 avg rating — 3,419 ratings — published 1966 — 18 editions
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Tom Tit Tot: An English Fol...

3.09 avg rating — 81 ratings — published 1965 — 4 editions
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Mr. Miacca: An English Folk...

3.67 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1967 — 2 editions
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Josefina February

3.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1970
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Exactly Alike

3.75 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1964
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Long, Broad and Quickeye,

3.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1969 — 3 editions
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Pavo and the Princess

3.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1964 — 2 editions
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Amelia Mixed the Mustard an...

3.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1975
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The Girl and the Goatherd: ...

4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1970
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Fierce the Lion

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1980
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