Biography for Mr. Zinger's Hat
Random House, Inc.
Cary Fagan has received the Toronto Book Award, the Jewish Book Committee Prize for Fiction, and the Mr. Christie Silver Medal. His recent picture books includeTen Old Men and a Mouse, My New Shirt, and Thing-Thing. His children's novels includeThe Fortress of Kaspar Snit (Silver Birch Honor Book), Directed by Kaspar Snit(Silver Birch nominee), and Ten Lessons for Kaspar Snit. Cary Fagan lives in Toronto.
Dusan Petricic is the award-winning illustrator of more than twenty books for children includingMy New Shirt by Cary Fagan. A former professor of illustration and book design, his work appears in The New York Times, Scientific American, The Wall Street Journal, and The Toronto Star. He lives in Toronto.