G. Brian Karas

Children's Author

Birthday September 27, 1957

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace Milford, CT

Age 66 years old

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Author and illustrator with two decades worth of accolades in a three-decade-plus career of writing memorable children's books such as Like Butter on Pancakes and I Know an Old Lady, among 50-plus others.

Before Fame

After graduating from the Paier School of Art in 1979, he would work as a greeting card artist in the humor department for Hallmark Cards.


His first picture book The Holiday Handwriting School was published in 1991 by Robin Pulver.

Family Life

He was born in Milford, Connecticut.

Associated With

He and Marc Brown are both authors and illustrator's of children's books.