Two Fools and a Horse

Two Fools and a Horse Cover

Two Fools and a Horse

By Sally Derby; Robert Rayevsky (Illustrator)

Cavendish Square Publishing, Hardcover, 9780761451198, 1pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2003

About the Author
Sally Derby is the author of several books for young readers, including Kyle s Island and No Mush Today, illustrated by Nicole Tadgell. She says, For years, I wanted to write a book about Paul Laurence Dunbar, the famous poet from Dayton, Ohio, but I didn t know how. Then one day, I heard a voice saying, You never heard of the poet Paul Laurence Dunbar? Child, where ve you been? And once I d heard that voice, I knew how to write the story. Sally Derby lives in Cincinnati.

Robert Rayevsky was born in Russia and now lives in Massachusetts with his family, three cats, and a miniature dachsund. His many children's books include Under New York, by Linda Oatman, and The Sleepy Men, by Margaret Wise Brown.