Acclaimed children's stories author who was a recipient of a life time achievement award from the Boston Public Library and has been on The New York Times Children's Picture Book Bestseller List numerous times.
Her first couple of books were titled Fritz and the Beautiful Horses and Annie and the Wild Animals.
Some of her most notable books are called The Hat, The Mitten, and The Three Snow Bears.
She was born in Norwell, Massachusetts. She married Joe Hearne.
She is a children's story writer like author Gordon Korman.