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Richard Egielski

Illustrator

(1952 - )

Richard Egielski

Richard Egielski is an American illustrator and writer, best known for illustrating children’s picture books. He won the Caldecott Medal in 1987 for his illustrations in “Hey, Al.”



Bibliography

Chester Cricket’s Pigeon Ride (1981)

Chester Cricket goes sightseeing one night with his friend Lulu Pigeon. Richard Egielski painted the book jacket.

Author(s): George Selden
Illustrator(s): Richard Egielski
Garth Williams

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The Fierce Yellow Pumpkin (2003)

The little pumpkin wants to grow up to scare the mice out of the farmer’s field.

Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Richard Egielski

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Harry Kitten and Tucker Mouse (1986)

This is the story of how Harry Cat and Tucker Mouse first met and how they ended up living in a drainpipe in Times Square. Richard Egielski added the color to the dust jacket illustration.

Author(s): George Selden
Illustrator(s): Richard Egielski
Garth Williams

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