Written by Jon Scieszka
The first in a series of six books about a boy and his robots, and building antimatter motors, and saving the town, and a chimpanzee who speaks in sign-language, and a giant pink squirt-gun. What else could you want? Read more.
written by Frank Berrios
Little Golden Books
"Rise and shine, son!" says Dad. "Today is Sunday — game day!" My second Little Golden Book. I'll be posting much more about this real soon. In the meantime here is a link to Random House's page.
written by Kelly DiPucchio
Charlie doesn't want to go to school. He wishes he could stay home like his dog Norman gets to do. Charlie should be careful what he wishes for.
Balzer + Bray
A three-book series, beginning with Everything Goes: On Land in September 2011, Everything Goes: In the Air in 2012, and Everything Goes; By Sea in 2013. These are the first kid's book that I both wrote and illustrated. Published by Balzer + Bray. Honk honk beep beep!
Written by Marilyn Singer
Aliens crash-land and Larry the Liar has to convince his neighbors what he's seen.
written by Sally Warner
Viking Books for Young Readers
Ellray is the shortest kid in his class. He's got lots of other issues as well. This is a nine-book series written by Sally Warner. I illustrated all the covers, but only the interior of books 4 through 9. I know, it's complicated. It's a terrific series.
written by Dennis Shealy
Little Golden Books
"I'm a T. rex!
I ROARRRR and I romp!
I GRRROWWLLL and I stomp!"
by Cynthia Rylant
Beach Lane Books/Simon & Schuster, 2009-2011
An eight-book series by the great Cynthia Rylant. Brownie is a little teensy girl, Pearl is her little teensy cat, and they have big large adventures.
by Katherine Applegate
A seven-book series written by Katherine Applegate and published by HarperCollins. Roscoe gets into trouble a lot, even though he always has the best of intentions.
written by Judy Sierra
Judy Sierra wrote a series of really funny spooky poems, and I got to draw some fun pictures. And yes, the book cover is furry. For real.
written by Lynn Brunelle
You say your parents never take you camping? Well it's not their fault. They just haven't read this book. It's really well-written, well-designed, and the illustrations are ok too. It fits in tents and backpacks.
by Garth Nix
Four really terrific short stories by Garth Nix about aliens, pirate rats, smart kids, a girl who is a penguin, sea serpents, and mice flying airplanes. This is rich.
by Stephen Mooser
Grosset & Dunlap
Goofball is a detective and he solves mysteries in this two-book series.
by Wendelin Van Draanen
My first entry into books for kids. Shredderman is a great series about a kid named Nolan and his quest for justice. Shred on!
Editions du Rouergue, 2004
A mostly wordless book about things that go for a French publisher.
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