GAL, Laszlo. Canadian (born Hungary), b. 1933. Genres: Children's fiction, Illustrations. Career: Teacher, freelance artist, graphic designer, illustrator, author. Publications: SELF-ILLUSTRATED FOR CHILDREN: Prince Ivan and the Firebird, 1991; East of the Sun and West of the Moon, 1993; Merlin's Castle, 1995; (with R. Gal) The Parrot, 1997. Illustrator of books by: M.L. Gefaell de Vivanco, H.C. Andersen, W. Toye, R. Melzack, S. Maas, N. Cleaver, M.A. Downie, M. Engel, M. Bertelli, B. Williams, J. Lunn, C. Ahearn, M. Maloney, E. Martin, M. Collins, R.D. San Souci, M. Mayer, P.K. Page, J. Robertson, D.B. Clenman, A. Erlich, M. Shaw-MacKinnon, L. Frost, M. Ralston, W. Shakespeare, E. Fowke, B. Stoker. Address: c/o Key Porter Books, 70 The Esplanade, Toronto, ON, Canada M5E 1R2.