Leslie Kimmelman is the author of more than two dozen popular and prize-winning children’s books, including HOT DOG! ELEANOR ROOSEVELT THROWS A PICNIC, about an all-American hot dog picnic Eleanor threw for the king and queen of England, to EVERYBODY SAYS SHALOM, a fascinating and colorful romp through Israel. Her most recent book TRICK ARRR TREAT invites readers to a rollicking, pirate-filled Halloween.
Ms. Kimmelman is a part-time editor at Sesame Workshop and lives with her family in Westchester County, NY. You can find her online at lesliekimmelman.net.