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Rosemary Wells, the creator of many unforgettable children's book characters, including Max and Ruby, McDuff, and Yoko, is coming to Hicklebee's for a reading event of some of her books. With gorgeous artwork and a simple poetic narrative offering the perfect script for a reassuring voice, Rosemary Wells gently ties nature’s rhythms to familiar ritual, creating a bedtime read-aloud certain to lull every small child into slumber.
You won't want to miss the opportunity to meet this beloved illustrator and childhood legend.
Rosemary Wells' career as an author and illustrator spans more than thirty years and 120 books, including Hand in Hand, Ten Kisses for Sophie, Voyage to the Bunny Planet, and Max's & Ruby's Bedtime Book. Browse the rest of her books here.
She started putting in her ten thousand hours to be an artist at the age of two and cranked up at least three hours very night of her young life, drawing, copying, learning and drawing more. In her young life, she was disappointed not to become the first female major league baseball player, and also disappointed not to have a career as a FBI agent, so she turned to writing and illustration and has never looked back. She has two daughters and five granddaughters. They are the source of many a book to come.