Author & Illustrator

Amy June Bates

Biography

Amy June Bates has illustrated books including the Sam the Man series, Sweet Dreams and That’s What I’d Do, both by singer-songwriter Jewel; and Waiting for the Magic by Patricia MacLachlan. She lives in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, with her husband and three children.

The Boy and the Sea
When I Draw a Panda
Joey: The Story of Joe Biden
Sam the Man & the Cell Phone Plan
Gittel's Journey
Sam the Man & the Secret Detective Club Plan
Sam the Man & the Dragon Van Plan
Sam the Man & the Rutabaga Plan
The Big Umbrella
Sam the Man & The Chicken Plan
Beach House

Most Popular Amy June Bates Books

    The Big Umbrella
    Amy June Bates, Juniper Bates
    Joey: The Story of Joe Biden
    Jill Biden, Amy June Bates, Kathleen Krull
    When I Draw a Panda
    Amy June Bates
    The Boy and the Sea
    Camille Andros, Amy June Bates
    Abe's Fish: A Boyhood Tale of Abraham Lincoln
    Jen Bryant, Amy June Bates
    Gittel's Journey
    Leslea Newman, Amy June Bates

Book Stats

2
Authored
15
Illustrated
10
Collaborators

All Amy June Bates Books

YearTitleAuthorPages
2021The Boy and the SeaCamille Andros32
2020When I Draw a PandaAmy June Bates40
2020Joey: The Story of Joe BidenJill Biden, Kathleen Krull48
2019Sam the Man & the Cell Phone PlanFrances O’Roark Dowell176
2019Gittel's JourneyLeslea Newman48
2018Sam the Man & the Secret Detective Club PlanFrances O’Roark Dowell192
2018Sam the Man & the Dragon Van PlanFrances O’Roark Dowell160
2018Sam the Man & the Rutabaga PlanFrances O’Roark Dowell144
2018The Big UmbrellaAmy June Bates, Juniper Bates40
2016Sam the Man & The Chicken PlanFrances O’Roark Dowell128
2015Beach House32
2013Rock-a-Bye RoomSusan Meyers32
2013Sweet DreamsJewel32
2009Abe's Fish: A Boyhood Tale of Abraham LincolnJen Bryant40
2007Hair for MamaKelly A. Tinkham32

Collaborators

Juniper Bates
Jill Biden
Kathleen Krull
Camille Andros
Jen Bryant
Leslea Newman
Jewel
Kelly A. Tinkham
Frances O’Roark Dowell
Susan Meyers