Today: Leo Lionni’s Birthday

Today we celebrate Leo Lionni’s birthday.

According to Random House’s Website, “Leohp_mouse1 Lionni wrote and illustrated more than 40 highly acclaimed children’s books. He received the 1984 American Institute of Graphic Arts Gold Medal and was a four-time Caldecott Honor Winner–for Inch by Inch, Frederick, Swimmy, and Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse. Leo Lionni died in October of 1999 at his home in Tuscany, Italy, at the age of 89.”  For the rest of the information on this acclaimed author/illustrator, see:


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