Anita Lobel

Anita  Lobel

Anita Lobel is known for writing some of the best children's books ever written. She is the author of such classics as Alison's Zinnia and Away from Home, and her illustrations in On Market Street earned her a Caldecott Honor. Nini, One Lighthouse, One Moon (a New York Times Best Illustrated Book) and Nini Here and There are two books about her cat. No Beautiful Pictures: A Child of War, her childhood memoir, was a National Book Award finalist. Anita Lobel is a New York City resident.