(1939 - )
Jane Yolen has been called the Hans Christian Andersen of America and the Aesop of the twentieth century. Her books won the Caldecott Medal and many other awards.
Here is her website: JaneYolen.com
The Boy Who Spoke Chimp (1981)
A boy and a chimp have to survive on their own after a California earthquake.
Dream Weaver (1979)
A collection of newly written fairy tales and fables.
A collection of stories and poems about the merfolk.
Spaceships & Spells (1987)
A previously unpublished short fantasy by Robert Lawson, entitled The Silver Leopard, is included in this anthology. It is not a very good story, resembling some of the Lapplandish tales.