Lois Ehlert


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in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, The United States
November 09, 1934

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Lois Ehlert has created numerous inventive, celebrated, and bestselling picture books, including Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, Holey Moley, The Scraps Book, Mice, Ten Little Caterpillars, RRRalph, Lots of Spots, Boo to You!, Leaf Man, Waiting for Wings, Planting a Rainbow, Growing Vegetable Soup, and Color Zoo, which received a Caldecott Honor. She lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Average rating: 4.17 · 180,680 ratings · 8,506 reviews · 65 distinct worksSimilar authors
Eating the Alphabet

4.09 avg rating — 6,386 ratings — published 1989 — 13 editions
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Planting a Rainbow

4.11 avg rating — 5,085 ratings — published 1988 — 20 editions
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Color Zoo

3.97 avg rating — 2,878 ratings — published 1989 — 6 editions
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Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf

3.99 avg rating — 2,561 ratings — published 1991 — 7 editions
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Growing Vegetable Soup

3.93 avg rating — 2,085 ratings — published 1987 — 25 editions
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Leaf Man

3.97 avg rating — 1,940 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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Snowballs

3.99 avg rating — 2,015 ratings — published 1995 — 11 editions
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The Scraps Book

4.10 avg rating — 1,694 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
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RRRalph

3.90 avg rating — 1,165 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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Waiting for Wings

4.10 avg rating — 1,072 ratings — published 2001 — 3 editions
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