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Catia Chien

Biography

Catia Chien

Catia Chien has illustrated numerous books for children including THE SEA SERPENT AND ME by Dashka Slater and THE LONGEST NIGHT: A Passover Story by Laurel Snyder. MY BLUE IS HAPPY is her first book with Candlewick Press. Her most recent work can be seen in A BOY AND A JAGUAR, written by Dr. Alan Rabinowitz. Catia Chien was born in Brazil and currently lives in California.

Books by Catia Chien

written by Alan Rabinowitz, illustrated by Catia Chien - Biography, Nature

Alan loves animals, but the great cat house at the Bronx Zoo makes him sad. Why are they all alone in empty cages? Are they being punished? More than anything, he wants to be their champion—their voice—but he stutters uncontrollably. Except when he talks to animals… Then he is fluent.