Author and Illustrator Interviews
Get to know authors and illustrators by reading our exclusive interviews. Discover how their own life experiences shape their books, take a peek inside their studios, and find out the secrets behind creative processes. Read on ...
In this section of The Children’s Book Review you’ll find interviews with children’s book authors and illustrators that cover a myriad of age groups and genres. We love shining the spotlight on both authors and illustrators and getting to know what makes them tick, discovering their inspirations, and finding out more about their books from concept to publication. To get you started, here are some of our more recent and exciting author and illustrator interviews:
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In this captivating interview, we delve into the extraordinary world of Jessica Warrior: The Heartbeat Hero with author Brian Thalhammer.
In this enchanting interview, we sit down with Dr. David Charney, the mind behind the heartwarming children’s book, Once Upon a Time, Santa Had No Elves.
A delightful journey with Richard Wagner behind the scenes of a heartwarming picture book, Needles, the Forgotten Christmas Tree.
Step into the intriguing world of Chris Wieland, the mastermind behind the captivating Kat Dylan Mystery, The Body on the Beach.
Award-winning author Johan Rundberg takes us into the creation of his Moonwind Mysteries series, with a focus on the first book, The Night Raven.
With its vibrant illustrations and relatable family dynamics, Frizzy Lizzy serves as a platform for discussions on preparedness, leadership, and self-reliance.
Through his children’s book, The Mighty Solar Panel, Daniel Jarrett aspires to educate young minds about the significance of clean energy and solar power.
Listen to Kate DiCamillo’s interview: She takes us on a journey into the magical world of The Puppets of Spelhorst and shares the power of storytelling.
Abby Hanlon discusses how she infuses authentic moments into her Dory Fantasmagory chapter books and proves that learning and play go hand-in-hand.
Caldecott-winning author-illustrator Matthew Cordell discusses the Cornbread and Poppy series and building a cozy and entertaining world.