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Symeon Shimin


(1902 - 1984)

Symeon Shimin

Symeon Shimin was an illustrator. He was born in Russia, then emigrated to the U.S. He illustrated books for many famous different authors, including Margaret Wise Brown, Joseph Krumgold, Elizabeth Coatsworth, Isaac Bashevis Singer, and Madeleine L’Engle.


Young Kangaroo (1955)

The life story of a baby kangaroo in its mother’s pouch.

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Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Symeon Shimin

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