Sept 25, 2010 -
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Mark Reibstein signs at JanKanPo Gakko Craft Show along with fellow author Christy Hale-- pictured here with two very happy sisters!.

MARK REIBSTEIN is a high school English teacher in Woodside, California now, but he has also taught and lived in New York, Hawaii, Japan, and Thailand. He once drove a cab in NYC, and his favorite place to live was in a houseboat in Sausalito. Wabi Sabi, which he wrote while living in Japan, is his first published children’s book. It was chosen as one of eight Notable Children’s Books of 2008 by the NY Times, and it was a NY Times Bestseller for 11 weeks. Mark lives with his daughter Lena and his cat Arlo in Menlo Park. You can contact him at (2010)

here for interview with Mark Reibstein and illustrator Ed Young about Wabi Sabi.

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