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.

Books by this Author

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. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. A little personal dream--An empty To-Do list, a beautiful expanse of time for reading, lying in bed reading, my dog and cat snuggled beside me, potato chips within reach

A huge dream (among many)--To end animal abuse: on factory farms, in labs, in puppy mills, in vicious sports, wherever it exists! 

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. pasta with tomato sauce and cheese

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. The music I live by, 24/7 in my apartment: Beethoven's Piano Sonatas: Pathetique, Waldstein, Appassionata, Pastoral, Moonlight and others