Nick Bruel is the author and illustrator of “The Very Hungry Caterpillar”, which in 1969… Wait. That’s not right. That’s Eric Carle… Who?… Eric Carle. He has a museum.
Nevermind. Try again… In 1963, Nick Bruel created “Where the Wild Things Are” which… Stop. That’s Maurice Sendak. Not even close. Try again…
As the star of “Prince of Tides” and “48 Hours”, Nick Bruel… Stop! *sigh* That’s Nick Nolte. But you’re getting closer…
So, who the heck is Nick Bruel?… He’s the creator of Bad Kiity, the NY Times bestselling series of both picture and chapter books. And he’s got a few other books that are also worth mentioning… Never heard of him.