COLE, Brock. American, b. 1938. Genres: Children's fiction, Young adult fiction. Career: University of Minnesota, instructor in English composition; University of Wisconsin, instructor in philosophy, until 1975; writer and illustrator, 1975-. Publications: SELF-ILLUSTRATED FOR CHILDREN: The King at the Door, 1979; No More Baths, 1980; Nothing but a Pig, 1981; The Winter Wren, 1984; The Giant's Toe, 1986; Alpha and the Dirty Baby, 1991. YOUNG ADULT NOVELS: The Goats, 1987; Celine, 1989; Buttons, 2000; Larky Mavis, 2001. OTHER: The Facts Speak for Themselves, 1997. Illustrator of books by L.R. Banks, J.P. Walsh. Address: 309 Highland Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222, U.S.A.