Author of the month and books

Lawrence Schimel

Lawrence Schimel was born in New York City, although he’s lived in Madrid, Spain for over 20 years now. He writes both in Spanish and English (and has even self-translated a few of his books into Galician and Catalan) and has published over 120 books as author or anthologist, for readers of all ages. He has published over 60 children’s books, primarily picture books and early readers, for which he has won a Crystal Kite Award from Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, and has been chosen by the International Youth Library for the White Ravens and three times …