Arnold Lobel Photo

Arnold Lobel

Born: May 22, 1933

Death: Dec 4, 1987

Birthplace: Los Angeles

Profession: Writer

Nationality: United States

Arnold Lobel

Date of Birth : May 22, 1933
Date of Death : Dec 4, 1987
Birth Place : Los Angeles

Arnold Stark Lobel was an American author of children's books, including the Frog and Toad series and Mouse Soup. He both wrote and illustrated those picture books, as well as Fables for which he won the 1981 Caldecott Medal recognizing the year's best-illustrated U.S. picture book. Lobel also illustrated the works of other authors, including Sam the Minuteman by Nathaniel Benchley, first published in 1969.


  • Writer
  • Author
  • Illustrator

Also known as

  • Lobel, Arnold
  • Arnold Stark Lobel


  • Anita Lobel


  • Adrianne Lobel
  • Adam Lobel

Awards Won

  • John Newbery Medal
  • Caldecott Medal
  • Caldecott Honor
  • Newbery Honor
  • Caldecott Medal
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