Gene Zion

Author

About Gene Zion

Born on October 5, in 1913, Gene Zion attended the New School of Social Research and the Pratt Institute. In 1948, he married artist Margaret Bloy Graham, who then collaborated with him on all his picture books. When their marriage ended in 1968, Zion also ended his career as an author. Zion is best known for his creation of the rascally dog, Harry, who appears in such books as HARRY THE DIRTY DOG and HARRY BY THE SEA. He died in 1975.

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Gene Zion and Margaret Bloy Graham
Out now! Harry and the Guinea Pig by Gene Zion, illustrated by Margaret Bloy Graham. Published by Puffin.
1 year ago
International Children's Book Day
A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Harry By The Sea by Gene Zion from Red Fox.
2 years ago
International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day
You should read Harry By The Sea by Gene Zion and Margaret Bloy Graham. Published by Red Fox.
2 years ago
International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day
Discover Harry The Dirty Dog by Gene Zion and Margaret Bloy Graham. Published by Red Fox.
2 years ago
National Mutt Day (US)
Amazing!!! No Roses For Harry by Gene Zion. Published by Red Fox.
2 years ago
National Mutt Day (US)
You'll love Harry The Dirty Dog by Gene Zion. Published by Red Fox.
2 years ago
National Mutt Day (US)
Harry By The Sea by Gene Zion from Red Fox is brilliant!
2 years ago
Maritime Day
Harry By The Sea is a wonderful book for your children. Published by Red Fox.
2 years ago