Laura Vaccaro Seeger

Among Laura Vaccaro Seeger's many distinctive books for children are "First the Egg," a Caldecott Honor Book and Geisel Honor Book; "One Boy," a Geisel Honor Book; "Dog and Bear: Two Friends, Three Stories," winner of the "Boston Globe-Horn Book" Award; and "Green," recipient of five starred reviews. Laura lives on Long Island with her husband, Chris, their two sons, Drew and Dylan, and their dog, Copper.