Happy 90th, Joe Krush! (Illustrator, "The Borrowers" by Mary Norton)

He lives in Wayne, Pennsylvania, (near Philadelphia) with wife & co-
illustrator Beth Krush.

He was assigned "as a graphic designer to the Nürnberg war crimes
trials to perform necessary art and presentation work which would
facilitate the operation of the trial court both in London and
Nürnberg, Germany."



* Wilbur Schramm, Windwagon Smith and Other Tales, Harcourt (New
York, NY), 1946.
* Geoffrey Trease, Trumpets in the West, Harcourt (New York, NY),

* Geoffrey Trease, Secret Fiord, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1950.
* Mary Norton, Huon of the Horn, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1951.
* Maria Cristina Chambers, Boy Heroes of Chapultepec, Winston
(Philadelphia, PA), 1953.
* Sally Scott, Chica, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1954.
* Jessamyn West, Cress Delahanty, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1954.
* Carl Sandburg, Prairie Town Boy, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1955.
* Philip Rush, Minstrel Knight, Bobbs-Merrill (Indianapolis, IN),

* John Langstaff, Ol' Dan Tucker, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1963.
* Norma Krassirer, Magic Elizabeth, Viking (New York, NY), 1966.
* Also illustrator of The Story of Sound. Illustrator of book


* Betty Cavanna, Spring Comes Riding, Westminster (Philadelphia,
PA), 1950.
* Stuart B. Courtis and Garnette Watters, Illustrated Dictionary
for Young Readers, Simon & Schuster (New York, NY), 1951, revised
edition published as Illustrated Golden Dictionary for Young Readers,
Western (New York, NY), 1965.
* Louis Untermeyer, Magic Circle, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1952.
* Mary Norton, The Borrowers, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1953.
* Lilian Moore, Golden Picture Dictionary, Simon & Schuster (New
York, NY), 1954.
* Mary Norton, The Borrowers Afield, Harcourt (New York, NY),
* Nora Kramer, editor, Storybook, Gilbert Press (New York, NY),
* Nora Kramer, editor, Second Storybook, Gilbert Press (New York,
NY), 1955.
* Marion Garthwaite, Coarse Gold Gulch, Doubleday (New York, NY),
* Florence Hightower, Mrs. Wappinger's Secret, Houghton (Boston,
MA), 1956.
* Beverly Cleary, Fifteen, Morrow (New York, NY), 1956.
* Virginia Sorensen, Miracles on Maple Hill, Harcourt (New York,
NY), 1956.
* Elizabeth Enright, Gone away Lake, Harcourt (New York, NY),
* Charlton Ogburn, Jr., Big Caesar, Houghton (Boston, MA), 1958.
* Eleanor Cameron, The Terrible Churnadyne, Little, Brown (Boston,
MA), 1959.
* Beverly Cleary, Jean and Johnny, Morrow (New York, NY), 1959.
* Mary Norton, The Borrowers Afloat, Harcourt (New York, NY),

* John Langstaff, The Swapping Boy, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1960.
* Beverly Cleary, Emily's Runaway Imagination, Morrow (New York,
NY), 1961
* Mary Norton, The Borrowers Aloft, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1961.
* Elizabeth Enright, Return to Gone Away, Harcourt (New York, NY),
* Irving A. Leitner, Lady Poole and Mr. Potts, Harcourt (New York,
NY), 1962.
* Beverly Cleary, Sister of the Bride, Morrow (New York, NY),
* Harold Courlander, The Piece of Fire, Harcourt (New York, NY),
* Eleanor Cameron, A Spell Is Cast, Little, Brown (Boston, MA),
* Jean Fritz, Magic to Burn, Coward McCann (New York, NY), 1964.
* Mary Mian, The Nip and Tuck War, Houghton (Boston, MA), 1964.
* Alberta W. Constant, Those Miller Girls!, Crowell (New York,
NY), 1965.
* Mary Norton, Poor Stainless: A New Story about the Borrowers,
Harcourt (New York, NY), 1966.
* Mary Norton, Complete Adventures of the Borrowers, Harcourt (New
York, NY), 1967.
* Mary P. Warren, A Snake Named Sam, Westminster (Philadelphia,
PA), 1969.
* Alberta W. Constant, The Motoring Millers, Crowell (New York,
NY), 1969.
* Elizabeth K. Cooper, The Fish from Japan, Harcourt (New York,
NY), 1969.

* Ruth C. Carlsen, Ride a Wild Horse, Houghton (Boston, MA), 1970.
* Elizabeth Hall, Stand up, Lucy, Houghton (Boston, MA), 1971.
* Baker, This Stranger, My Son, Houghton (Boston, MA), 1971.
* Florence Hightower, The Secret of the Crazy Quilt, Houghton
(Boston, MA), 1972.
* Sydney Taylor, All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown, Follett (Chicago,
IL), 1972.
* Mary P. Warren, Ghost Town for Sale, Westminster (Philadelphia,
PA), 1973.
* Carol M. Adorjan, The Cat Sitter Mystery, J. Philip O'Hara
(Chicago, IL), 1973.
* Betty Cavanna, Petey, Westminster (Philadelphia, PA), 1973.
* Helen Chetin, Perihan's Promise, Turkish Relatives, and the
Dirty Old Imam, Houghton (Boston, MA), 1973.
* Genevieve S. Gray, Sore Loser, Houghton (Boston, MA), 1974.
* Mary P. Warren, River School Detectives, Westminster
(Philadelphia, PA), 1974.
* Jean H. Berg, Joseph and His Brothers, Christian Science
Publishing (Boston, MA), 1976.

* Jean H. Berg, The Story of Jesus, Christian Science Publishing
(Boston, MA), 1977.
* Heide and Heide, Brillstone Break-In, Whitman (Racine, WI),
* Robert Pierik, Rookfleas in the Cellar, Westminster Press
(Philadelphia, PA), 1979.

* Susan Fleming, The Pig at 37 Pinecrest Drive, Westminster
(Philadelphia, PA), 1981.
* Mary Norton, The Borrowers Avenged, Harcourt (New York, NY),
* Susan Fleming, Countdown at 37 Pinecrest Drive, Westminster
(Philadelphia, PA), 1982.
* Isabelle Holland, God, Mrs. Muskrat and Aunt Dot, Westminster
(Philadelphia, PA), 1983.
* Virginia Sorensen, Plain Girl, Harcourt (New York, NY), 1988.
* Marilyn Anderson, Come Home Barkley, Willowisp Press (St.
Petersburg, FL), 1996.
* Also illustrators of Why We Celebrate Christmas.


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