Jacqueline Preiss Weitzman

Jacqueline Preiss Weitzman is the author of You Can't Take a Balloon Into the Metropolitan Museum, illustrated by her sister, #1 New York Times bestselling artist Robin Preiss Glasser. Weitzman graduated from Vassar College where she majored in Art History. She has contributed to several New York Times bestselling books for children. She lives with her family in New York State.

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Jacqueline Preiss Weitzman
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Don't go ANYWHERE without a book!

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. I have to say it -- my mom.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Anyone with the best palaces.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. "I'll do it!"

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Being a mom.

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