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 · 203,000 ratings · 9,296 reviews · 65 distinct worksSimilar authors
Eating the Alphabet

4.10 avg rating — 6,765 ratings — published 1989 — 13 editions
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Planting a Rainbow

4.13 avg rating — 5,549 ratings — published 1988 — 22 editions
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Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2,990 ratings — published 1991 — 7 editions
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Color Zoo

3.97 avg rating — 3,016 ratings — published 1989 — 6 editions
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Leaf Man

3.98 avg rating — 2,273 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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Growing Vegetable Soup

3.94 avg rating — 2,205 ratings — published 1987 — 25 editions
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Snowballs

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2,199 ratings — published 1995 — 5 editions
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The Scraps Book

4.10 avg rating — 1,753 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
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Waiting for Wings

4.11 avg rating — 1,176 ratings — published 2001 — 4 editions
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RRRalph

3.90 avg rating — 1,218 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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