(1943 - )
Mercer Mayer (born December 30, 1943) is an American children’s book writer and illustrator. He has published over 300 books using a wide range of illustrative styles. Mayer is probably best known for his Little Critter and Little Monster series of books.
Appelard and Liverwurst (1978)
Appelard has lost his mule and most of his farm buildings to a tornado, but it has left him with a baby rhinoceros. How the rhinoceros ends up in jail, is broken out by his mother and they all end up in the circus is the burden of this tale.
A Book of Unicorns (1978)
A collection of historical writings about unicorns.