Lois Lenski was the author and illustrator of more than 90 books for children. She illustrated the popular Betsy-Tacy stories by Maud Hart Lovelace. Lenski is counted among the most influential writers/artists of the 20th century. She was awarded the Newbery Medal for STRAWBERRY GIRL and the Newbery Honor for INDIAN CAPTIVE. Lois Lenski is loved by librarians and bibliophiles!