Tara Lazar

Tara Lazar is the author of Monstore and I Thought This Was a Bear Book. Her mischievous imagination led her to write picture books, and she founded PiBoIdMo (Picture Book Idea Month). She lives in New Jersey with her husband and her two daughters. Visit TaraLazar.com for stories, giveaways, and contests for kids of all ages (like Tara!).

Books by this Author

Way Past Bedtime
I Thought This Was a Bear Book
The Monstore

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Laughter is the best medicine.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?


Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. I would love to be able to sing well enough so people don't run away screaming when I open my mouth.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. I love being creative and I enjoy designing jewelry in my spare time.

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

A. Sense of humor, generosity, integrity.

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