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Deborah Freedman

Photograph by Ben Ledbetter

About The Author

Deborah Freedman once was a child who liked to swing on swings. Now, she is an author-illustrator of picture books for children. She lives in a colorful house in Connecticut, where, from her favorite writing chair, she has watched blooms, storms, and moons come and go. You can learn more about Deborah and her books—including Blue ChickenThe Story of Fish & Snail; Shy; This House, Once; and Is Was—at

Books by Deborah Freedman