About Anne Wynter
Anne Wynter is the Ezra Jack Keats Honor-winning author of Everybody in the Red Brick Building, illustrated by Oge Mora, as well as the board books One Big Day and Hands On!, both illustrated by Alea Marley.
Anne earned a degree in theatre from Washington University in St. Louis and penned a number of short plays that have been produced around the country. She currently lives in Austin, TX with her family. Her next book – Nell Plants a Tree, illustrated by Daniel Miyares – will be out on January 31, 2023.
The Fun Stuff
Favorite color: Yellow
Favorite food: Cheese. Any kind of cheese.
Siblings: Three older brothers
Favorite animals: Cats and giraffes
Childhood dream: To perform on Broadway
Random fact from childhood: I had an enormous pencil collection.
Random fact from teenagerhood: I was in a handbell choir and I loved it.
Random fact from adulthood: My ideal day at home would involve a jigsaw puzzle and a good audiobook.