More About Margery Williams Bianco, Michael Hague & Juan Gonzalez Alvaro
Margery Williams (1881-1944) was the author of several books for adults and children, but The Velveteen Rabbit was her first and most-beloved children's book. She received the Newbery Honor for her young adult novel, Winterbound. Williams was born in London and spent most of her life in London and the United States.
Michael Hague has illustrated some of the best-loved works of children's literature, including TheWizard of Oz, Peter Pan, and The Teddy Bear's Picnic. He lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado, with his wife, Kathleen.
Margery Williams Bianco was born in 1880 and died in 1944.