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Growing Reader

Fun and Funny Picture Books by Celebrity Authors

by Devon A. Corneal

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Photography by Seana Williamson

We tend to put celebrities in boxes. There’s the person who makes us laugh, the one who makes us cry, and the one who always wears the outrageous outfit. But it may surprise you to learn that some of your favorite actors, singers, and comedians have another talent – they are also authors. We’re sharing some of our favorite picture books by celebrity authors, and we hope they transport you to cozy kitchens, underwater adventures, and worlds of possibility.

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in 2015 and updated in 2022.