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Recent News

April

 

 

K.G. Campbell

K.G.'s second author-illustrated picture book, The Mermaid and the Shoe is available now from Kids Can Press. The book received a Starred Review from Kirkus.

 

 

Tim Beaumont

Tim won the Highlights Hive Five 2013 Pewter Plate award for Mini Book Illustration for At the Zoo.

 

 

 

Molly Idle

Camp Rex, the sequel to Molly's critically-acclaimed Tea Rex comes out this April from Viking! Join Cordelia and the gang on another adventure featuring etiquette lessons and dino hijinks.

 

 

 

Elise Gravel

Elise's author-illustrated picture book, Le Grand Antonio, will be released by La Pasteque this month.

 

March

 

 

Shadra Strickland

Shadra's Please, Louise, written by mother-son writing team Toni and Slade Morrison, comes out this month!

 

 

 

Elise Gravel

The first two books in Elise's Disgusting Creatures series, The Worm and The Fly, come out this month. Both books have earned acclaim for their comical mix of educational and entertaining grossness!

 

Linda Bleck

Linda's artwork is included in Goodnight Songs, a collection of previously unpublished lullabies written by Margaret Wise Brown. The book features illustrations from 12 award-winning picture book artists.

 

 
Marilyn Sadler

Marilyn's Alice From Dallas hits shelves this month! This funny picture book about two rivaling cowgirl classmates has been praised by Publishers Weekly and Kirkus Reviews.

 

February

 

K.G. Campbell

K.G. Campbell received his second consecutive Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Honor for Tea Party Rules! The author of the book, Ame Dyckman, also won an Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award! Congratulations K.G. and Ame!

 

 

 

Sarah Dillard

Sarah's author-illustrated graphic children's book, Extraordinary Warren, is out now from Simon & Schuster.

 

 

Gabrielle Grimard

Not My Girl, the sequel to When I was Eight, comes out this month from Annick Press. 

 

 

 

Michael Slack

Michael's dinosaur art is featured on a line of products for Crocodile Creek, including a watch, a backpack, a lunchbox, a puzzle, and more.

 

January

 

Congratulations Molly Idle, winner of a Caldecott Honor Award 2014.

 

 

 

Congrats to Kate DiCamillo for the Newberry Medal and Rita Williams-Garcia for the Corretta Scott King Author Award! Illustrations for the awarded books by our very own, K.G. Campbell and Frank Morrison.

 

Betsy Snyder

It's A Firefly Night recieved the Silver Medal award in the category of Chlildren's Literature at the 2013 Florida Book Awards. Congratulations to author Dianne Ochiltree and illustrator Betsy Snyder!

 
 
 
Steve Mack

Steve's illustrated book, Moo Cat, is included in The Learning Company's new board book boxed-set, The Little Box of Laughs

 

 

Marilyn Sadler

Marilyn's sweet and comical early reader, Ten Eggs in a Nest, comes out this month from Random House.

 

 

 

London Ladd

London's illustrations appear in Under the Freedom Tree, out this month from Charlesbridge Press! The book, written by Susan Van Hecke, has received praise from Kirkus Reviews and Publishers Weekly.

 

 

 

Vanessa Brantley Newton

Vanessa's We Shall Overcome was recently reviewed in The New York Times!

 
Featured Artists
 
Eric Barclay

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Gabrielle Grimard

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Eric Comstock

Eric's retro-inspired characters are a quirky bunch

 

Betsy Snyder

Step into spring with Betsy's woodland animals

 
 
Gene Barretta

Meet Gene's latest characters

 

 
 
Steve Adams

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