Rosemary Wells's career as an author and illustrator spans more than thirty years and 120 books. She has won numerous awards and has given readers such unforgettable characters as Max and Ruby, Noisy Nora, and Yoko. She lives in Greenwich, Connecticut.
"this book is really about one thing alone: the idea that being a parent is the most important, wonderful job in the world." --Publishers Weekly on Hand in HandStella's Starliner "This evocative picture book makes an absorbing read-aloud choice for young children. Something new from the creator of Max and Ruby, and countless other beloved stories, is sure to be in demand." --Booklist, starred reviewMax & Ruby at the Warthogs' Wedding "Wells' signature illustrations will charm readers as they pore over the lovely patterns that enrich the Hotel Ritz." --Kirkus ReviewsLove Waves "With cozy pastel scenes and gentle verse, Wells makes tangible the powerful emotional connection between parent and child, reminding children that longing and, more importantly, love are both two-way streets." --Publishers Weekly, starred review