Laura Vaccaro Seeger





Laura Vaccaro Seeger

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Laura Vaccaro Seeger is a New York Times best-selling author and illustrator and the recipient of a 2008 Caldecott Honor, Theodor Seuss Geisel Honors for both 2009 and 2008, a 2007 New York Times Best Illustrated Book Award, and the 2007 Boston Globe/Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book. Her books include First the Egg, The Hidden Alphabet, and Dog and Bear, among others.

Raised on Long Island, New York, Seeger began drawing at two years old and never stopped. For as long as she remembers, she wanted to write picture books. She received her B.F.A. degree at the School of Fine Art and Design at SUNY Purchase in Westchester, New York, and then moved to Manhattan, where she worked as an animator, artist, and editor in the network television bu...more


Average rating: 3.94 · 8,435 ratings · 1,511 reviews · 15 distinct works · Similar authors
Green
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 2,677 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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First the Egg
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 2,601 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
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Lemons Are Not Red
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 849 ratings — published 2004 — 4 editions
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One Boy
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 450 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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Bully
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 457 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Dog and Bear: Two Friends, ...
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 324 ratings — published 2007 — 9 editions
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Black? White! Day? Night! -...
4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 214 ratings — published 2006
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What If?
3.05 of 5 stars 3.05 avg rating — 227 ratings — published 2010
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The Hidden Alphabet
4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 155 ratings — published 2003 — 2 editions
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Dog and Bear: Two's Company
3.52 of 5 stars 3.52 avg rating — 166 ratings — published 2008
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