Tara Lazar

Tara Lazar is the author of Monstore and I Thought This Was a Bear Book. Her mischievous imagination led her to write picture books, and she founded PiBoIdMo (Picture Book Idea Month). She lives in New Jersey with her husband and her two daughters. Visit TaraLazar.com for stories, giveaways, and contests for kids of all ages (like Tara!).

Books by this Author

Way Past Bedtime
I Thought This Was a Bear Book
The Monstore

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Laughter is the best medicine.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Perfect happiness is being surrounded by the people you love. Also, I believe the key to being truly happy is being content with what you have rather than always chasing after something more.

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

A. TACOS!!!

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. I always use the word "just". Why can't I just get over it?

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. This is it! I always dreamed of being a children's author.

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