books.google.com - Mr. A. Pencil takes the reader on an adventure from the forest to the factory to the pencil box showing the reader the process by which a pencil is created....https://books.google.com/books/about/I_Am_a_Pencil.html?id=X29elkFR8eoC&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareI Am a Pencil
Linda Hayward is the author of more than 150 books for children. She lives in Naples, Florida.
Carol has illustrated over 200 books for children and young adults for Random House, Golden Press, Atheneum, Dutton, Scholastic and others, as well as for Bick Publishing House. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, Publishers Weekly, Good Housekeeping, and Mademoiselle and is included in the Mazza Galleria Collection of illustration. She has won awards from ALA, the Christophers, and The American Institute of Graphic Arts.