Was awarded the "New York Times Best Illustrated Book" award for illustrating Ruth Krauss's "A Hole Is to Dig: A First Book of Definitions."
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[from an interview in 2011] I have nothing now but praise for my life. I'm not unhappy. I cry a lot because I miss people. They die and I can't stop them. They leave me and I love them more. There are so many beautiful things in the world which I will have to leave when I die, but I'm ready, I'm ready, I'm ready.
Was close friends with playwright Tony Kushner
. They collaborated on the book "Brundibar," and he made a cameo in the HBO version of Kushner's Angels in America
His works frequently depict a child entering an imaginative or dream related world or setting.
The Picasso of Children's Books