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David Wiesner

Author of Tuesday

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American children's book author and illustrator David Wiesner was born in Bridgewater, New Jersey on February 5, 1956. He graduated with a BFA in Illustration from Rhode Island School of Design. Known for his imaginative work, Wiesner is particularly celebrated for using wordless storytelling in his picture books. His latest picture book is about two artists; it is entitled, Art & Max. "Sector 7" and "Free Fall" are Caldecott Honor Books, while Wiesner won the prestigious Caldecott Medal for "Tuesday" (1992), "The Three Pigs" (2002), and "Flotsam" (2007). Wiesner is only the second person to have won this award three times. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Tuesday 4,037 copies, 328 reviews
Flotsam 2,922 copies, 501 reviews
The Three Pigs 2,080 copies, 251 reviews
Free Fall 1,300 copies, 52 reviews
June 29, 1999 1,132 copies, 64 reviews
Art & Max 1,053 copies, 85 reviews
Sector 7 1,026 copies, 112 reviews
Mr. Wuffles! 924 copies, 167 reviews
Hurricane 580 copies, 47 reviews
Fish Girl 185 copies, 17 reviews
I Got It! 75 copies, 8 reviews
Gonna Roll the Bones 52 copies, 1 review
Robobaby 30 copies
Veggies 1 copy, 1 review
Seaward (Cover artist, some editions) 648 copies, 11 reviews
Owly (Illustrator) 478 copies, 3 reviews
Night of the Gargoyles (Illustrator) 331 copies, 14 reviews
Ghost Light (Illustrator, some editions) 191 copies, 3 reviews
Neptune Rising: Songs and Tales of the Undersea Folk (Illustrator) 52 copies, 2 reviews
Firebrat (Illustrator) 29 copies, 1 review
Miranty and the Alchemist (Illustrator) 12 copies, 2 reviews
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