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Charlotte Zolotow

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Charlotte Zolotow was born in Norfolk, Virginia in 1915. She was a renowned American author, poet, editor and publisher of many books for children.

As well as authoring over 60 books for children, she worked as an editor at HarperCollins and edited many well-known authors such as Paul Fleischman, Paul Zindel, Mary Rodgers, Robert Lipsyte and Francesca Lia Block.

She lived in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, where she died, aged 98.

Books by Charlotte Zolotow

In My Garden

A little girl and her older friend poetically describe the garden as it changes through the seasons.

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The Seashore Book

A summer classic by two masters, reissued and redesigned for contemporary audiences.

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Mr Rabbit And The Lovely Present

Sendak's soft pastel illustrations beautifully complement this endearing tale of a little girl's search for a perfect present.

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