Paul Schmid

Oliver and his Alligator, A Pet for Petunia, Petunia Goes Wild, and Hugs from Pearl are written and illustrated by Paul Schmid. He was given a month-long fellowship with Maurice Sendak in 2010. He and his wife, Linda, and their daughter, Anna, live in Seattle, but there are no dinosaurs. www.paulschmidbooks.com is his website.