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Meet the Illustrator

Pre-K

Growing Reader

Meet the Illustrator: Jay Fleck

In our Meet the Illustrator conversation, Jay shares his favorite illustration from Black Belt Bunny, creates an awesome self-portrait, and recommends a new illustrated book he thinks is super cool.

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Pre-K

Meet the Illustrator: Adam F. Watkins

Adam F. Watkins, author and illustrator of a new picture book called Raybot and Weebot, can be counted on for meticulous detail and a playfully twisted imagination.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Meet the Illustrator: Mike Lowery

Known for his sense of humor and sketchbook-style illustrations, Mike Lowery is the illustrator behind Prince and Pirate, a giggle-inducing book about two incompatible fish forced to share the same tank.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Meet the Illustrator: Mike Herrod

You may know Mike Herrod as the author of picture books such as Doggie Dreams and Hiccup!, or as the wonderfully clever artist behind our series of Brightly Comics.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Meet the Illustrator: Jon Agee

In Jon Agee's clever new picture book, Life on Mars, a young astronaut travels to Mars, determined to find life on the seemingly deserted planet and prove the naysayers wrong.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Meet the Illustrator: Erin E. Stead

Caldecott Medal-winning Erin E. Stead's charming and wistful artwork in the The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles, a brand-new picture book about finding friendship in unexpected places, is enough to take any reader’s breath away.

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Pre-K

Meet the Illustrator: Steve Breen

Steve Breen is the author and illustrator of A Perfect Mess, a fun, lighthearted picture book about a clumsy little rhino trying to stay picture-perfect on class photo day.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Meet the Illustrator: Corey R. Tabor

We chatted with Corey Tabor, illustrator of the wonderful A Dark, Dark Cave, about the role public school played in his becoming an artist, how his own backyard adventures inspire him to create art, and more.

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Baby & Toddler

Pre-K

Meet the Illustrator: Debbie Ridpath Ohi

We chatted with Debbie Ohi, illustrator of Mitzi Tulane, Preschool Detective in What's That Smell?, about creating the ever-adorable Mitzi, why she's glad she read scary books as a kid, and more.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Meet the Illustrator: Michael Rex

Vehicle-obsessed kids and their parents will love the sly humor of Michael Rex's imaginative picture book With Any Luck, I’ll Drive a Truck.

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Baby & Toddler

Pre-K

Meet the Illustrator: Juana Medina

Little kids will love 1 Big Salad: A Delicious Counting Book, Juana Medina's picture book featuring vegetables transformed into adorably expressive animals.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Meet the Illustrator: Jen Hill

Jen Hill is the artist behind the sweet and historically accurate illustrations of Diana Hopkins and her friends (including FDR’s adorable dog) in Diana’s White House Garden.

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