Al Perkins (children's author)

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Al Perkins (August 27, 1904 in New York City, New York, USA - February 10, 1975 in La Jolla, California, USA) is an author of several children's books, including Hand, Hand, Fingers, Thumb, The Digging-est Dog, and The Ear Book.[1][2][3] He also wrote early titles in the Beginner Books and Bright and Early series.[4] He died on February 10, 1975.


  • Don and Donna Go to Bat (1966)
  • The Digging-est Dog (1967)
  • Travels of Doctor Dolittle (1967)
  • Doctor Dolittle and the Pirates (1968)
  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang! (1968)
  • The Ear Book (1968)
  • King Midas and the Golden Touch (1969)
  • Hand, Hand, Fingers, Thumb (1969)
  • The Nose Book (1970)
  • Tubby and the Lantern (1971)
  • Tubby and the Poo-Bah (1972)


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