A bit more about her: Before she became an award-winning author and children's book creator in the 1970ies Tana Hoban's photographs have been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in 1949 and were on the covers of several magazines. For her books Tana Hoban used photographs of objects from every day life. Her approach to explore the world to children by introducing concepts such as counting, colores and textures while using everyday scenes was considered revolutionary. Tana Hoban dies in 2006 at the age of 88. She lived in Paris for 23 years.
Tana Hoban: Count and See, Macmillan Publishing 1972