Joan Sandin author/illustrator/translator
Nina Ignatowicz, my wonderful editor of almost 40 years, died on January 19, 2013. I worked with her at Harper, Clarion, and Holt.
Check out my newest book!
Go back in time,
in pictures and rhyme,
to February 14, 1912 -
the day Arizona
became a state.
FREE TEACHING GUIDES!
Coyote School News
The Long Way to a New Land
The Long Way Westward
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I've been doing children's books just about all my life. I illustrated my first story when I was five, earning 25 cents for that job (from my mother). I've been at it ever since!
As illustrator, author, or translator, I've worked on more than 100 books for children, published in the U.S. and Sweden. You can see some of them below.
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Here are a few of the books I have written and/or illustrated. You should be able to find them in libraries and bookstores.
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