(1925 - 2011)
Russell Conwell Hoban (February 4, 1925 – December 13, 2011) was an American expatriate writer. His works span many genres, including fantasy, science fiction, mainstream fiction, magical realism, poetry, and children’s books. He lived in London, England, from 1969 until his death.
Bedtime for Frances (1960)
It is bedtime for Frances. Will she ever go to sleep?
When his iron-hatted aunt determines to humiliate Tom with the aid of the dastardly Captain Najork, Tom demonstrates his mastery at Womble, Muck and Sneedball.
La Corona and the Tin Frog (1979)
A series of linked stories about the inhabitants of the playroom.
La Corona and the Tin Frog (1992)
A miniature edition of La Corona and the Tin Frog.
Still smarting from his defeat by Tom, Captain Najork comes back for more.
The Tyger Voyage, La Corona and the Tin Frog and The Patchwork Cat in a slipcase.