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Roy McKie (1921–2015)

Author of Snow

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Roy McKie was born in Medford, Massachusetts. He attended Vesper George School of Art, where he won the Prix de Rome. Because of World War II, it wasn't possible for him to go to Rome for further study. Instead, he attended the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation. He worked for book publishers, major magazines, and advertising agencies from the 1960's until the 1990's. He was best known as a children's book illustrator working with Dr. Seuss on numerous books including Ten Apples Up on Top, In a People House, Would You Rather Be a Bullfrog?, The Tooth Book, The Eye Book, I Can Write, and My Book About Me, By Me Myself. He also illustrated The Nose Book by Al Perkins, Bennett Cerf's Animal Riddles by Bennett Cerf, Summer by Alice Low, A Big Ball of String by Marion Holland, and Snow by P.D. Eastman. He died on January 8, 2015 at the age of 93. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Ten Apples Up On Top! (Illustrator) 4,001 copies, 62 reviews
In a People House (Illustrator) 2,663 copies, 22 reviews
The Nose Book (Illustrator, some editions) 1,445 copies, 8 reviews
The Tooth Book (Illustrator, some editions) 1,222 copies, 14 reviews
The Tooth Book (Illustrator, some editions) 1,018 copies, 9 reviews
The Eye Book (Illustrator, some editions) 862 copies, 10 reviews
Would You Rather Be a Bullfrog? (Illustrator, some editions) 795 copies, 8 reviews
My Book About Me (Illustrator) 720 copies, 4 reviews
The Hair Book (Illustrator) 650 copies, 3 reviews
A Big Ball of String (Illustrator, some editions) 555 copies, 8 reviews
Summer (Illustrator, some editions) 456 copies, 1 review
Bennett Cerf's Book of Riddles (Illustrator, some editions) 275 copies, 2 reviews
Bennett Cerf's Book of Animal Riddles (Illustrator) 174 copies
More Riddles (Illustrator, some editions) 158 copies, 1 review
The Pop-up Mice of Mr. Brice (Illustrator, some editions) 137 copies, 1 review
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