Amy Krouse Rosenthal


Born
in Chicago, Illinois , The United States
April 29, 1965

Died
March 13, 2017

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SHORT BIO:

Amy Krouse Rosenthal was.
She divided her time.


NOT SO SHORT BIO:

Amy Krouse Rosenthal was a person who liked to make things.
Some things she liked to make include:

Children's books. (Little Pea, Spoon, DuckRabbit)
Grown-up books. (Textbook Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life)
Short films. (The Beckoning of Lovely, The Money Tree)
Guided journals. (The Belly Book)
Something out of nothing. (see above)

A longtime contributor to WBEZ and to the TED conference,
Amy lived with her family in Chicago and online at whoisamy.com.

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Duck! Rabbit!

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Little Pea

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Exclamation Mark

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Encyclopedia of an Ordinary...

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Spoon

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Chopsticks

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Little Hoot

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I Wish You More

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“cozy+smell of pancakes-alarm clock=weekend”
Amy Krouse Rosenthal, This Plus That: Life's Little Equations

“I am a slow reader, and fast eater; I wish it were the other way around.”
Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life

“Just look at us, all of us, quietly doing our thing and trying to matter. The earnestness is inspiring and heartbreaking at the same time.”
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