Eight Is Great

Eight Is Great Cover

Eight Is Great

By Tilda Balsley; Hideko Takahashi (Illustrator)

Kar-Ben Publishing, Board Books, 9780761366232, 10pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2013

About the Author
Tilda Balsley is a former teacher living with her husband in Reidsville, North Carolina. She earned a B.A. in English from Queens University in Charlotte and a M.Ed. in curriculum and instruction from University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Balsley is the author of fifteen children's books, including Let My People Go! and Soo's Boo-Boos.

HIDEKO TAKAHASHI is the illustrator of several books for young readers, including "In My New Yellow Shirt" and Good Night, God Bless, which "Booklist" praised for its "strong, simple shapes." A native of Japan, Ms. Takahashi now lives in Seattle, Washington.