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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Average rating: 4.13 · 72,631 ratings · 10,016 reviews · 69 distinct worksSimilar authors
Duck! Rabbit!

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4.17 avg rating — 10,920 ratings — published 2009 — 22 editions
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Little Pea

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4.22 avg rating — 6,820 ratings — published 2005 — 13 editions
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I Wish You More

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4.38 avg rating — 3,606 ratings — published 2015 — 12 editions
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Exclamation Mark

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4.26 avg rating — 5,593 ratings — published 2013 — 9 editions
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Textbook

4.24 avg rating — 2,827 ratings — published 2016 — 6 editions
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Encyclopedia of an Ordinary...

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Uni the Unicorn (Uni the Un...

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Spoon

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Chopsticks

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Little Hoot

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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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Blueberry Girl
 
  628 votes 22.4%

Llama Llama Misses Mama
 
  419 votes 14.9%

Crazy Hair
 
  368 votes 13.1%

Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed
 
  284 votes 10.1%

Duck! Rabbit!
 
  266 votes 9.5%

The Curious Garden
 
  233 votes 8.3%

Listen to the Wind: The Story of Dr. Greg & Three Cups of Tea
 
  213 votes 7.6%

Watch Me Throw the Ball! (Elephant & Piggie, #8)
 
  144 votes 5.1%

Chicken Cheeks
 
  130 votes 4.6%

Rhyming Dust Bunnies
 
  124 votes 4.4%

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