John Himmelman





John Himmelman


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John Himmelman is the author and illustrator of more than sixty books for children, including Chickens to the Rescue. He lives in Connecticut with his family.

According John's Facebook page, he has been "making up stories and scribbling pictures since I could hold a crayon in my hand. It became my job in 1981, when my first book, "Talester the Lizard" was published during my last year in college (School of Visual Arts)....It behooves a writer to try and turn what interests them into their work. I've been fortunate to do that with my love of nature, with books - for adults and children - focusing on different natural history topics."

John Himmelman isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but he does have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from his feed.

Hi Folks – I launched a new weekly blog on children’s books – okay, my children’s books. It’s kind of an ongoing AMA (Ask Me Anything), except no one really asked. But I did it anyway! I’m sharing stories behind the 85 books I’ve written and/or illustrated over the last 37 years. So pull up a chair kids, and read tales of joy and woe. And maybe get an idea of what it’s like to do this for a liv...

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Published on January 22, 2018 05:22
Average rating: 3.98 · 6,825 ratings · 1,081 reviews · 97 distinct worksSimilar authors
Chickens to the Rescue

4.09 avg rating — 2,148 ratings — published 2006 — 4 editions
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Katie Loves the Kittens

4.16 avg rating — 937 ratings — published 2008 — 6 editions
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Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny (Bu...

4.08 avg rating — 684 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
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Pigs to the Rescue

4.14 avg rating — 630 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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Cows to the Rescue

3.80 avg rating — 366 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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Duck to the Rescue

3.55 avg rating — 246 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
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10 Little Hot Dogs

3.46 avg rating — 255 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Bunjitsu Bunny's Best Move ...

3.93 avg rating — 145 ratings — published 2015 — 5 editions
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Tudley Didn't Know

4.20 avg rating — 98 ratings — published 2006 — 11 editions
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Katie and the Puppy Next Door

3.28 avg rating — 107 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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