Now she lives in Cambridge Massachusetts. Her husband, Christopher Knight occasionally illustrates her books with his photographs. Meribah and Max, her two children appear in a few of her books.
Kathryn has written over 30 children's
books, fiction as well as non-fiction, winning many awards. She received
the Washington Post Childrens Book Guild award for her non-fiction. Kathryn
Lasky has a wide variety in her books. She enjoys taking history and writing
an interesting story about it. For instance in She’s Wearing a
Dead Bird on Her Head, a non-fiction picture book, is about when
ladies wore dead birds for fashion. Then she might write Double
Trouble Squared, a mystery novel about telepathic twins.
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