Contributor biographical information for Baby shoes / by Dashka Slater ; pictures by Hiroe Nakata.

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Dashka Slater is the author of the picture book Firefighters in the Dark. She lives in Oakland, California, with her husband and son. Baby Shoes was inspired by her son’s first pair of shoes, which stayed white only a few minutes longer than the ones in this story.

Hiroe Nakata has illustrated several picture books for children. This is her first book for Bloomsbury. Originally from Japan, she lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Shoes -- Fiction.
Color -- Fiction.
Stories in rhyme.