Berta and Elmer Hader were incredibly talented. They married in 1919 and together forged a fifty-year-long career that produced thousands of pieces of art, scores of children's books, and hundreds of paintings and sketches. They enjoyed winning a Caldecott award, international acclaim, and a huge following of happy children. The Haders built their own welcoming home, fostered conservation efforts, and created incredible friendships. Their art ranged from juvenile art to detailed portraiture. Berta and Elmer Hader: A Lifetime of Art showcases each decade of their lives, talents and accomplishments. Those who love children's literature, those who are artistic and want to build their own careers, and those who are enchanted by solid examples of a a couple's love, for one another and their community, will find this book of interest.