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National Book Festival

Betsy Lewin attributes her passion for children's books to her mother, a kindergarten teacher, who read to Lewin and her brother every night. She is the Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator, along with author Doreen Cronin, of "Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type" (2000) and its sequels "Giggle, Giggle, Quack," "Duck for President," "Click Clack Quackity-Quack," "Click, Clack, Splish, Splash" and the latest, "Thump, Quack, Moo: A Wacky Adventure" (Simon & Schuster, September 2008). She lives in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Betsy Lewin

Photo by Meredith W. Walter