Photo Credit: Penguin Young Readers Group
His publisher, Penguin Young Readers Group, confirmed the death.
Spot, an often elusive brown and yellow pup, first appeared in “Where’s Spot?” in 1980. Mr. Hill used an innovative design to delight children: pages of “Where’s Spot?” had flaps that unfolded to reveal a surprise, like a bear eating honey, in lieu of the puppy.
Daniel E. Slotnik
The New York Times