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Deborah Ruddell

Deborah Ruddell is the author of the celebrated picture books Who Said Coo?, illustrated by Robin Luebs, and A Whiff of Pine, A Hint of Skunk and Today at the Bluebird Cafe, both illustrated by Joan Rankin. Before writing children’s books, she was an art teacher and a graphic designer.  Deborah lives in Peoria, Illinois. Visit her at
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Who Said Coo? Book Trailer Who Said Coo? Book Trailer

Meet the stars of Who Said Coo?, a fun-filled picture book about one pig's quest for a good night's sleep

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Deborah Ruddell
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be brave.

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