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Diane Stanley was born in 1943 and was raised in Abilene, Texas. She later attended both Trinity University and Johns Hopkins University. Her portfolio of children's book illustrations was creative enough for her to begin publication in 1978. She became an art director for G.P. Putnam & Sons and later began retelling and illustrating classic children's books. Stanley has revamped the fairy tale, Rumpelstiltskin's Daughter and has also researched the children's biographies Cleopatra and Leonardo Da Vinci. She also illustrated her mother's book, The Last Princess. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Joan of Arc 973 copies, 15 reviews
Michelangelo 949 copies, 12 reviews
Cleopatra 897 copies, 31 reviews
Peter the Great 824 copies, 11 reviews
Leonardo da Vinci 806 copies, 29 reviews
Bella at Midnight 576 copies, 23 reviews
Rumpelstiltskin's Daughter 389 copies, 22 reviews
Goldie and the Three Bears 229 copies, 16 reviews
Saving Sweetness 213 copies, 16 reviews
The Silver Bowl 199 copies, 5 reviews
Shaka, King of the Zulus 192 copies, 4 reviews
Roughing It on the Oregon Trail 186 copies, 13 reviews
Saladin: Noble Prince of Islam 184 copies, 9 reviews
The Good Luck Pencil 173 copies, 11 reviews
Moe the dog in tropical paradise 161 copies, 3 reviews
Raising Sweetness 126 copies, 14 reviews
A Time Apart 116 copies
Joining the Boston Tea Party 107 copies, 11 reviews
The Giant and the Beanstalk 89 copies, 25 reviews
The Conversation Club 85 copies, 1 review
Saving Sky 83 copies, 8 reviews
The Trouble with Wishes 65 copies, 4 reviews
Fortune 59 copies, 1 review
Woe Is Moe 53 copies
The Cup and the Crown 53 copies, 1 review
The Princess of Cortova 44 copies, 2 reviews
Joplin, Wishing 41 copies
The Chosen Prince 33 copies, 3 reviews
Elena 31 copies, 2 reviews
Captain Whiz-Bang 29 copies, 6 reviews
A Country Tale 12 copies
Siegfried 5 copies
All Wet! All Wet! 1 copy, 1 review
Sleeping Ugly (Illustrator) 606 copies, 13 reviews
Petrosinella: A Neopolitan Rapunzel (Illustrator) 102 copies, 5 reviews
The Month-Brothers: A Slavic Tale (Illustrator, some editions) 38 copies, 2 reviews
The Man Whose Name Was Not Thomas (Illustrator) 10 copies
Half-A-Ball-Of-Kenki: An Ashanti Tale (Illustrator) 9 copies, 2 reviews
Onions, Onions (Illustrator) 5 copies

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Diane Stanley is an American children's author and illustrator, a former medical illustrator, and a former art director for the publisher G.P. Putnam's Sons. Born in 1943 in Abilene, Texas, she was educated at Trinity University (in San Antonio, TX) and at Johns Hopkins University. She is perhaps best known for her many picture-book biographies, some of which were co-authored by her husband, Peter Vennema. (source: Wikipedia)
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