Hilb Speyer, Nora Inés

<b>Nora Inés Hilb </b>was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on September 10th, 1953. She has illustrated many picture books, mainly for very small children. She has worked for publishing houses around the world like Planeta, Sudamericana, Alfaguara, Aique, Charlesbridge Publishing, Sandvik, Nord-Süd Verlag, Annick Press and Key Porter Books. Her books have been translated to many languages, from Asia to America through Europe. She prefers illustrating books with animals and/or little children characters conveying tenderness and humour through her drawings. She is so well-known in her country that in 2000, she was selected as the Argentinean Candidate for the Hans Christian Andersen award in the Illustration category.