tasha.jpg"Einstein said that time is like a river, it flows in bends. If we could only step back around the turns, we could travel in either direction. I'm sure it's possible. When I die, I'm going right back to the 1830s. I'm not even afraid of dying. I think it must be quite exciting." - Tasha Tudor

Tasha Tudor, award winning author and illustrator, died Wednesday, June 18th. Her illustrations have been used in nearly 100 books, including such classics as The Secret Garden, A Little Princess and The Night Before Christmas. Two books that she illustrated were also Caldecott Honor books:   1 is One and Mother Goose.

If you would like to learn more about the life of Tasha Tudor, you might enjoy reading Drawn From New England, which was written by her daughter, Bethany Tudor.