Robert D. San Souci
(1946 - )
Robert D. San Souci is a multiple award winning children’s book author, residing in the San Francisco Bay Area. He often works with his brother, Daniel San Souci, who is a children’s book illustrator. He was a consultant to Disney Studios and was instrumental in the production of the film Mulan, for which he wrote the story. He studied folklore in graduate school.
The Hired Hand (1997)
The lazy son of the sawmill owner attempts to copy the magic of the new worker, with devastating results.
Blanche is treated poorly by her family, but an act of kindness to a stranger yields its reward.