The Apple Pie That Papa Baked

The Apple Pie That Papa Baked Cover

The Apple Pie That Papa Baked

By Lauren Thompson; Jonathan Bean (Illustrator)

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9781416912408, 32pp.

Publication Date: July 24, 2007

These are the apples, juicy and red,
that went in the pie,
warm and sweet,
that Papa baked...
for guess who.

About the Author
Lauren Thompson is the author of several picture books, including the popular Mouse s First series, Little Quack series, and the Wee Little series. She is also the author of the critically acclaimed "The Apple Pie That Papa Baked" as well as "Leap Back Home to Me"; "Chew, Chew, Gulp!"; and "Hop, Hop, Jump!" She lives with her husband and son in Brooklyn, New York.

JONATHAN BEAN received an M.F.A. from New York's School of Visual Arts and now lives in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. A two-time winner of the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, for "At Night" and "Building Our House", he is also the illustrator of "Big Snow", two picture books by Lauren Thompson, and "Bad Bye, Good Bye" by Deborah Underwood.