Biography for Love Waves
Random House, Inc.
Rosemary Wells has written or illustrated more than 120 books for children and has received numerous awards. She is the creator of the beloved Max and Ruby stories; the illustrator of MY VERY FIRST MOTHER GOOSE, and HERE COMES MOTHER GOOSE, both edited by Iona Opie; the author of ON THE BLUE COMET, illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline; the co-author (with Secundino Fernandez) of MY HAVANA: MEMORIES OF A CUBAN BOYHOOD, illustrated by Peter Ferguson; and the author of LINCOLN AND HIS BOYS, illustrated by P.J. Lynch. She lives in upstate New York.