Roz Chast

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Roz Chast is a staff cartoonist for The New Yorker and is the illustrator of Steve Martin’s popular children’s book The Alphabet from A to Y with Bonus Letter Z. She lives in Connecticut with her husband and two children. She is also the author and illustrator of Too Busy Marco, Marco Goes to School, and Around the Clock.

Photograph by Anne Hall

Books by this Author

Around the Clock
Marco Goes to School
Too Busy Marco

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Never put bananas in the refrigerator.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Peanut butter on saltines.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. That I don't speak fluent Italian.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. I'm going through a big modular origami phase at the moment.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Learning to drive at age 38.

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