MARTIN, Claire. American, b. 1933. Genres: Children's fiction, Children's non-fiction. Career: Los Angeles Public Library, Los Angeles, CA, children's librarian, 1971-75; children's librarian in Rahway, NJ, and Fanwood, NJ, 1976-83; County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ, reference librarian, 1986-88. Publications: I Can Be a Weather Forecaster, Children's Press, 1987; My Best Book: A Year-Round Journal of Personal Bests, Black Birch, 1989; The Race of the Golden Apples, illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon, Dial, 1991; Boots and the Glass Mountain, illustrated by Gennady Spirin, Dial, 1992. Contributor to Wonders and Winners, Scott, Foresman, 1985. Address: 96 Benthaven Pl, Boulder, CO 80303, U.S.A.