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Bestselling children's book author and illustrator Jan Brett was born on December 1, 1949. She decided to be an illustrator when she was a child and is known for her detailed and carefully-researched work. Brett grew up in New England and attended the Boston Museum School. Her books have received much acclaim by publications including Newsweek, The New Yorker, Parents magazine, Redbook, and Publishers Weekly. In 2005 Brett earned the Boston Public Library's Lifetime Achievement Award. Her book Three Little Dassies was published in 2010 and made the New York Times bestseller list. Other of her works that have made the New York Times best seller list are: Home for Christmas 2011, Mossy 2012, Cinders: A Chicken Cinderella., 2014 The Animal's Santa. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Mitten 7,325 copies, 225 reviews
The Hat 4,100 copies, 100 reviews
Gingerbread Baby 2,565 copies, 40 reviews
Town Mouse, Country Mouse 2,403 copies, 54 reviews
The Umbrella 1,959 copies, 59 reviews
The Wild Christmas Reindeer 1,927 copies, 32 reviews
Berlioz the Bear 1,759 copies, 28 reviews
The Three Snow Bears 1,717 copies, 53 reviews
Annie and the Wild Animals 1,652 copies, 36 reviews
Hedgie's Surprise 1,637 copies, 30 reviews
On Noah's Ark 1,478 copies, 30 reviews
Honey... Honey... Lion! 1,469 copies, 31 reviews
Armadillo Rodeo 1,401 copies, 35 reviews
Trouble with Trolls 1,394 copies, 43 reviews
Daisy Comes Home 1,357 copies, 57 reviews
Comet's Nine Lives 1,166 copies, 40 reviews
Gingerbread Friends 1,111 copies, 36 reviews
Who's That Knocking on Christmas Eve? 1,073 copies, 28 reviews
The Twelve Days of Christmas 1,011 copies, 5 reviews
Christmas Trolls 967 copies, 20 reviews
The First Dog 930 copies, 26 reviews
Fritz and the Beautiful Horses 867 copies, 14 reviews
Hedgie Loves to Read 845 copies, 5 reviews
The Easter Egg 807 copies, 20 reviews
Beauty and the Beast 618 copies, 25 reviews
Hedgie Blasts Off! 508 copies, 33 reviews
Home for Christmas 435 copies, 11 reviews
The 3 Little Dassies 387 copies, 42 reviews
Mossy 339 copies, 48 reviews
Jan Brett's Christmas Treasury 289 copies, 7 reviews
The Animals' Santa 287 copies, 10 reviews
Cinders: A Chicken Cinderella 260 copies, 8 reviews
The Snowy Nap 222 copies, 2 reviews
Gingerbread Christmas 207 copies, 3 reviews
The Turnip 145 copies, 7 reviews
The Mermaid 105 copies, 4 reviews
Jan Brett's Snowy Treasury 98 copies, 1 review
Cozy 78 copies
The Tale of the Tiger Slippers 42 copies, 2 reviews
Jan Brett's The Nutcracker 34 copies, 1 review
The Night Before Christmas [Brett] (Illustrator) 1,795 copies, 25 reviews
The Owl and the Pussycat (Illustrator) 1,278 copies, 14 reviews
The Valentine Bears (Illustrator) 1,109 copies, 9 reviews
St. Patrick's Day in the Morning (Illustrator) 788 copies, 12 reviews
The Mother's Day Mice (Illustrator) 704 copies, 11 reviews
Scary, Scary Halloween (Illustrator) 570 copies, 21 reviews
Happy Birthday, Dear Duck (Illustrator) 150 copies, 5 reviews
The Enchanted Book: A Tale from Krakow (Illustrator) 43 copies, 1 review
The Secret Clocks: Time Senses of Living Things (Illustrator) 28 copies, 1 review
Young Melvin and Bulger (Illustrator) 25 copies
In the Castle of Cats (Illustrator) 12 copies
The Story of Santa Claus (Illustrator) 2 copies
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