Contributor biographical information for Goodnight goodnight sleepyhead / by Ruth Krauss; pictures by Jane Dyer.


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Ruth Krauss, a member of the experimental Writer's Laboratory at the Bank Street School in New York City in the 1940s, imaginatively used humor and invented words to create some of the very first books for children that highlighted a child's inner life. She collaborated with some of the greatest illustrators in children's literature, including Maurice Sendak and her husband, Crockett Johnson.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Bedtime -- Juvenile fiction.
Stories in rhyme.
Bedtime -- Fiction.