Author and illustrator Anne Rockwell died on April 10 in Stamford, Connecticut. She was 85.
Obituary: Anne Rockwell by Shannon Maughan from Publishers Weekly. Peek:
“Christy Ottaviano… worked with Rockwell on four books….describing her as ‘…a visionary in her ability to reach young children through her thoughtful, clever, and wide-reaching books. She had such a keen understanding of the picture book form and how it could open up a child’s world.’”