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Arnold Lobel

 (1933 - 1987)
Arnold Lobel was active/lived in New York, California.  Arnold Lobel is known for cartoon/comic, illustration.

Arnold Lobel

During his career Arnold Lobel wrote and/or illustrated over seventy books for children. To his illustrating credit, he had a Caldecott Medal book -- Fables (1981) -- and two Caldecott Honor Books-His Own Frog and Toad are Friends (1971) and Hildilid's Night by Cheli Duran Ryan (1972).  For his writing, he received a Newbery Honor Award for Frog and Toad Together (1973).

Though he was a born storyteller -- Arnold Lobel began making up stories extemporaneously to entertain his fellow second-graders in Schenectady, New York, where he grew up in the care of his grandparents.  Mr. Lobel called himself a "lucky amateur" in terms of his writing.  Viewing himself as a professionally trained i  ...  Displaying 750 of 2281 characters.

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About  Arnold Lobel

Born:  1933 - Los Angeles, California
Died:   1987 - New York, New York
Known for:  cartoon/comic, illustration