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. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Sitting comfortably on a quiet beach with a book I don't want to put down, all the time knowing that my family is happy, my house is clean, and there is world peace.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. People who talk at you and not with you.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. My two boys.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. My very large smile.

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