Jan Brett

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1949 –

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Who is Jan Brett?

Jan Brett is an American illustrator and writer of children's picture books. She is known for colorful, detailed depictions of a wide variety of animals and human cultures ranging from Scandinavia to Africa. Her best-known titles include The Mitten, The Hat, and Gingerbread Baby. She has adapted or retold numerous traditional stories such as the Gingerbread Man and Goldilocks and has illustrated some classics such as "The Owl and the Pussycat".

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Born
Dec 1, 1949
Norwell
Nationality
  • United States of America
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on July 23, 2013

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