Contributor biographical information for Sarah, plain and tall / Patricia MacLachlan.

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Patricia MacLachlan is the bestselling author of beloved books for young readers, including Arthur, For the Very First Time, winner of the Golden Kite Award for fiction; The Facts and Fictions of Minna Pratt; and Sarah, Plain and Tall, winner of the Newbery Medal, as well as its sequels, Skylark, Caleb's Story, and More Perfect Than the Moon. Her picture books include Who Loves Me?, Three Names, What You Know First, and All the Places to Love and Bittle, Painting the Wind, and Once I Ate a Pie, which she cowrote with her daughter, Emily. She lives with her husband in Williamsburg, Massachusetts.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Witting family (Fictitious characters) -- Fiction.
Stepmothers -- Fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction.