Caron Lee Cohen

Caron Lee Cohen is the author of many picture books including Everything is Different at Nonna's House, illustrated by Hiroe Nakata, Martin and the Giant Lions, illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles, and Happy to You, illustrated by Rosanne Litzinger. She lives in New York City.

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Broom, Zoom!

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. There's no great big scoreboard in the sky.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. The path I've taken is richly satisfying, but at times I yearn to have gone the path of study and research in science or medicine, pushed out against the unknown, and added to the known.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. exactly where I am, sitting at my desk with my dog and cat under foot

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. "Hi, sweetie!"

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Alexander Fleming because he was not a genius, but was a patient observer who didn't discard a contaminated Petri dish; Albert Einstein because of his slow early development and school problems, and because of his passionate pursuit of knowledge, and his humility and awe regarding the secrets of the cosmos

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