Marc Brown is the creator of the bestselling Arthur Adventure book series and co-developer of the children's PBS television series, Arthur. He has also created a second book series, featuring D.W., Arthur's little sister, as well as numerous other books for children.
Praise for other Arthur books: Arthur's Baby "Sure-fire appeal for the primary grade set, as well as Arthur addicts of all ages." --School Library Journal, starred review Arthur's Birthday: "Arthur's warm, loving family and his diplomatic approach to problem solving strike just the right note * positive and believable." --School Library Journal Arthur's New Puppy: "Brown's sweet, colorful illustrations sparkle with humor and child appeal, and his message comes through loud and clear." --Booklist Arthur's Family Vacation: "Brown's 17th Arthur adventure is right on target. A must-buy." --School Library Journal, starred review Arthur PBS TV series: -KidScreen Best Kids Program Award in 2010.-Has won a total of four Daytime Emmy's including, Outstanding Children's Animated Program.- TV Guide ranked ARTHUR #26 on its list of the "50 Greatest Cartoon Characters of All Time" in 2002.