Crescent Dragonwagon

About Crescent Dragonwagon

Crescent Dragonwagon’s newest book is All the Awake Animals Are Almost Asleep (Little, Brown), illustrated by David McPhail.

Over and Over


“Once there was a little girl who didn’t understand about time.” So, with deceptive simplicity — for who, of any age, does understand time? — did my mother, Charlotte Zolotow, begin her book Over and Over, first published in 1957. As I write these words today, Charlotte is ninety-seven and I am fifty-nine. I see […]