books.google.com - "An older sibling will get a kick out of Davey's difficulties with baby Jeremy while Mother takes a shower, dries her hair, and shouts suggestions to Davey all along".--Kirkus Reviews....https://books.google.com/books/about/Jeremy_Isn_t_Hungry.html?id=6E2CHgKbQUcC&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareJeremy Isn't Hungry
Barbara Williams is the renowned author of numerous books for children, including ALBERT'S IMPOSSIBLE TOOTHACHE, which was originally published in 1974. She says, "I wrote this story and dedicated it to my daughter, Kim, a preteen hypochondriac, because I hadn't believed her when she reported that she fell off the monkey bars at school on two consecutive days and broke both wrists." Barbara Williams lives with her husband, a retired professor.
Doug Cushman is the illustrator of several children's books, including the best-selling WHAT DADS CAN'T DO, by Doug Wood. He has also written and illustrated some of his own. He says, "One of my early and major influences was the comic strip Pogo, set in the Okefenokee Swamp. When I read ALBERT'S IMPOSSIBLE TOOTHACHE, it just seemed a swamp setting would be perfect.
Martha Alexander says that the Blackboard Bear stories were originally inspired by her four-year-old nephew, Christopher, who had a rich creative ability to entertain himself. "Blackboard Bear emerged one night, onto paper through my pencil, from the joy of recalling how Christopher acted out his exciting adventures.