TOMKINS, Jasper. (Tom Batey). American, b. 1946. Genres: Children's fiction. Career: Free-lance writer and artist, since 1978. Staff Artist, Bantam Books Inc, NYC, 1971-74; Art Director, Great Northwest Publications, Bellevue, Wash., 1974-78. Publications: (all self-illustrated) The Catalog, 1981; Nimby: A Remarkable Cloud, 1982; The Hole in the Ocean!: A Daring Journey, 1984; The Sky Jumps into Your Shoes at Night, 1986; When a Bear Bakes a Cake, 1987; The Mountains Crack Up!, 1987; Bear Sleep Soup, 1989; My Secret Sunrise, 1989; My Cousin Has Eight Legs!, 1992. Address: Sasquatch Books, 119 S Main St Ste 400, Seattle, WA 98104-1006, U.S.A.