Lucy Ruth Cummins

Lucy Ruth Cummins is a writer and an illustrator and also a full time art director of children’s books. She loves watching television, reading really long books about US Presidents, and Pomeranian dogs. She was born in Canada, raised in upstate New York, and currently resides in Brooklyn, New York. Her favorite food is the french fry.

Books by this Author

Stumpkin
A Hungry Lion, or A Dwindling Assortment of Animals
The Taking Tree

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Ad astra!" ("Ever skyward!")

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Warmth, intelligence, and self-awareness.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Being made late by others.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Pomeranian breeder who moonlights in book design.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Paris.

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