Kate Coombs

Kate Coombs has taught every grade from kindergarten through college, most recently driving around inner cities, teaching homebound children. Ms. Coombs now works as a teacher’s advisor. She lives in Los Angeles, California, where she shares her home with hundreds of much-loved books.

John Nickle is the illustrator of Judi Barrett’s Things That Are Most in the World, as well as the author and illustrator of TV Rex, Alphabet Explosion!: Search and Count from Alien to Zebra, and The Ant Bully, which was recently made into a major animated film. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, with one wife, four cats, and one dog—and they never all take a bath together.

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This spooky book by Kate Coombs has 17 poems. It is creepy from beginning to end. The art is dark with lots of black, brown, olive green, orange, and pops of red and white.