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Author photo. Paul O. Zelinsky with his latest book, Dust Devil, at the 2010 Baltimore Book Festival. ©2010

Paul O. Zelinsky with his latest book, Dust Devil, at the 2010 Baltimore Book Festival. ©2010

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Paul O. Zelinsky Paul O. Zelinsky was born in Evanston, Illinois and grew up in the suburbs of Chicago. He received his B. A. from Yale and his M. F. A. from the Tyler School of Art, and from there went on to become an award winning illustrator. Zelinsky is the illustrator of three Caldecott Honor books, including "Hansel and Gretel" published in 1985, "Rumpelstiltskin" in 1987, and "Swamp Angel" by Anne Isaacs in 1995. He is the adapter and illustrator of "The Maid and the Mouse and the Odd-shaped House," "The Lion and the Stoat," "The Wheels on the Bus," and the illustrator of a trio of books by Beverly Cleary. In 2015 he illustrated the New Zealand Best Seller Circle, Square, Moose. (Bowker Author Biography)
— biography from Rapunzel [Retold by Paul O. Zelinsky]
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The Mouse and the Motorcycle (Illustrator, some editions) 8,095 copies, 108 reviews
Dear Mr. Henshaw (Illustrator, some editions) 6,473 copies, 140 reviews
Ralph S. Mouse (Illustrator, some editions) 5,371 copies, 32 reviews
The Enchanted Castle (Illustrator, some editions) 2,077 copies, 35 reviews
Strider (Illustrator) 2,076 copies, 14 reviews
Z is for Moose (Illustrator) 1,011 copies, 100 reviews
Hansel and Gretel (Illustrator) 856 copies, 68 reviews
Swamp Angel (Illustrator) 745 copies, 48 reviews
The Big Book for Peace (Illustrator) 712 copies, 14 reviews
Guys Write for Guys Read (Illustrator) 701 copies, 13 reviews
Awful Ogre's Awful Day (Illustrator) 368 copies, 13 reviews
Earwig and the Witch (Illustrator, some editions) 262 copies, 15 reviews
The Drum, the Doll, and the Zombie (Cover artist, some editions) 203 copies, 4 reviews
Toy Dance Party (Illustrator) 158 copies, 4 reviews
All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah (Illustrator) 122 copies, 9 reviews
The Hand of the Necromancer (Cover artist, some editions) 105 copies, 1 review
The Story of Mrs. Lovewright and Purrless Her Cat (Illustrator, some editions) 101 copies, 2 reviews
The Shivers in the Fridge (Illustrator) 98 copies, 6 reviews
How I Hunted the Little Fellows (Illustrator, some editions) 14 copies

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