Nebraska Authors

Laura Huliska-Beith

Born 1964 Omaha, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
Kansas City, MO

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Visual Work


Writer and illustrator of children's books


Omaha Gross High School, Omaha, NE
Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO



Places Worked

Hallmark, Kansas City, MO


Marion Vanneet Ridgeway Honor for "The Book of Bad Ideas"


Pepe and Papa. 2001.
The Recess Queen. 2002.
The Looking Book. 2002.
Aunt Lucy Went to Buy a Hat. 2004.
Violet's Music. 2004.
Bubble Gum, Bubble Gum. 2004.
The Wheels on the School Bus. 2006.
The Book of Bad Ideas. 2000.
The Goodnight Train. 2012. (illustrator)
Little Red Hot. 2013. (illustrator)
Feminism From A to Z. 2017. (illustrator)
The Goodnight Train Rolls On! 2018. (illustrator)

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