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Article in Juvenile Fiction category
Like an overnight with a favorite relative, there's something special about children's books written by celebrities. Here's a selection.
- Fred Gwynne
- Jamie Lee Curtis
- When I Was Little: A Four-Year-Old's Memoir of her Youth
- It's Hard to be Five: Learning How to Work My Control Panel
- John Lithgow
- A Lithgow Palooza! : 101 Ways to Entertain and Inspire Your kids
- The Remarkable Farkle McBride
- Marsupial Sue
- Carnival of the Animals
- Henry Winkler (and Lin Oliver)
- Hank Zipzer series.
- Katie Couric
- Julie Andrews Edwards
- Debbie Allen
- Alan Arkin
- Bill Cosby
- Little Bill series.
- Pete Seeger
- Mary Chapin Carpenter
- Lynne Cheney
- Jimmy Carter (illustrated by Amy Carter)
- Maria Shriver
- Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
- The Best Loved Poems of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis edited by Caroline Kennedy
- Tiki and Ronde Barber
- Emeril Lagasse
See Also John Travolta's Propeller One-Way Night Coach: A Fable for All Ages (in adult fiction), Carly Simon's Amy the Dancing Bear , Garrison Keillor's Cat, You Better Come Home , Jimmy Buffett's The Jolly Mon , Jerry Garcia's The Teddy Bear's Picnic , Prince Charles' (H.R.H. The Prince of Wales) The Old Man of Lochnagar (in adult fiction), Jan Karon's Miss Fannie's Hat , Michael Chabon's Summerland , and Dean Koontz's Oddkins: a Fable for All Ages (in adult fiction).
Keep your eyes open for David Baldacci's Freddy and the French Fries series.