Tara Lazar

Tara Lazar is the author of Monstore and I Thought This Was a Bear Book. Her mischievous imagination led her to write picture books, and she founded PiBoIdMo (Picture Book Idea Month). She lives in New Jersey with her husband and her two daughters. Visit TaraLazar.com for stories, giveaways, and contests for kids of all ages (like Tara!).

Books by this Author

I Thought This Was a Bear Book
The Monstore

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Laughter is the best medicine.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Heights. I get nervous on the second floor of my local mall, where the railing is glass and I can peer down into the shopper's abyss below.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. This is it! I always dreamed of being a children's author.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. I would love to be able to sing well enough so people don't run away screaming when I open my mouth.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. I always use the word "just". Why can't I just get over it?

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