PICTURE BOOK AUTHOR REVIEW
Gabrielle Balkan: Balkan’s playful and fun nonfiction style will keep young readers engaged while also teaching them incredible facts they won’t forget!
Also by Gabrielle: 50 Cities of the USA, Book of Bones, Book of Flight (forthcoming), The 50 States Fun Facts, The 50 States Activity Book
Jonathan D. Voss: Jonathan’s lovable characters are full of whimsy and imagination. His books are perfect for lovers of friendship and adventure.
Also by Jonathan: Winnie: The True Story of the Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh, Imagine That: A Hoot & Olive Story (forthcoming).
LK James: An illustrator & designer, LK’s debut picture book is sneakily reflective in a whimsical package. The colorful but muted tones set the stage for a thoughtful story time.
Jessie Sima: Most recent winner of the GA Picture Book Award! Her books are cheerful, colorful, and hilarious.
Also by Jessie: Harriet Gets Carried Away; Love, Z
Illustrated by Jessie: Snow Pony & the Seven Miniature Ponies
Shelli R. Johannes: The Cece books encourage curiosity and determination. Perfect for tiny scientists!
Also by Shelli: Cece Loves Science & Adventure (forthcoming)
Shanda McCloskey: Shanda’s writing is adorable and hilarious. Robots, missions, and dogs, oh my! Perfect for children of the technological age.
Also by Shanda: T-Bone the Drone (forthcoming)
Crystal Swain-Bates: Crystal’s books are confident and bold! Perfect for young ones with big personalities or those in need of encouragement.
Also by Crystal: I’m a Pretty Princess; Big Hair, Don’t Care
Bart King & Jacob Wenzka: This author & illustrator team knows how to engage their audience, whether it’s a sneaky sleepy-time book or encouraging the power of imagination.
Also by Bart & Jacob: Juniper Gets Wet, The Girl Who Kept Night in Her Closet