Carson Ellis is the author and illustrator of the bestselling picture books Home and Du Iz Tak? (a Caldecott Honor book and the recipient of an E.B. White Read Aloud Award). She has illustrated a number of books for kids including bestsellers The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart, The Composer Is Dead by Lemony Snicket, and T by (who happens to be her husband). Carson has been awarded silver medals by the Society of Illustrators for her work on Wildwood Imperium and on Dillweed's Revenge by Florence Parry Heide. She's the illustrator-in-residence for Colin's band, The Decemberists, and received Grammy nominations in 2016 and 2018 for album art design. She's also an occasional maker of editorial illustration, having worked for The New Yorker, The New York Times, and Poetry Magazine, among many others, and an even more occasional fine artist represented by in Portland.
成人版快手Carson lives on a farm in Oregon with Colin, their two sons, one cat, two llamas, two goats, one sheep, ten chickens, a family of barn owls and an unfathomable multitude of tree frogs.
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Please direct all other inquiries, including anything illustration-related and speaking engagement queries, to Steve Malk at Writers House.
Phone: (858) 678-8767
BOOKS FOR CHILDREN:
THE SHORTEST DAY by Susan Cooper
by Colin Meloy
by Colin Meloy
by Florence Parry Heide
by Deborah Hopkinson
by Cynthia Rylant
by Lemony Snicket
by Trenton Lee Stewart