Jane Ruble Howard
Pen Name: None
Born: 1924 in Bloomington, Indiana
Died: June, 2010 in Buffalo Grove, Illinois
Jane Howard lived in Buffalo Grove, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Jane R. Howard adapted the script for MARIA S LOOM from her story that appeared in HIGHLIGHTS FOR CHILDREN. An award winning playwright, her plays and musicals for children include FRANK + MARIANNE, DREAMZZZ, and MARQUEE, which was produced by Sierra Repertory theatre of Sonora, California. Her plays have been published by Bakers Plays and in PLAYS, THE DRAMA MAGAZINE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE (collaboration). She is also the author of two picture books published by E. P. Dutton: WHEN I M SLEEPY, a Children s Book-of-the-Month Club selection translated into eight languages, and WHEN I M HUNGRY, anthologized by Scott Foresman.
- Families, Berkley, 1980
- When I'm Hungry, Dutton Juvenile, 1992
- For My Lady’s Heart, Zebra, 1998
- When I'm Sleepy, Puffin, 2000
- Maria's Loom, Anchorage Press, 2007
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Release Date: 1980-04-01
FOR MY LADYS HEART
Release Date: 1998-10-01
When I'm Sleepy (Picture Puffins)
Release Date: 2000-11-20
Release Date: 2007-04-02
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