Dan Richards

Dan Richards grew up in a small town eating meat, avoiding vegetables, and cheering at the annual Irrigation Festival parade. He’s a graduate of the University of Washington’s Writing For Children Program, where he wrote his first picture book, The Problem with NOT Being Scared of Monsters. Stu Truly is Dan’s debut novel. He lives with his family in Bothell, Washington. You can learn more about him at

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Most Recent Book
Penny and Penelope book

chapter Books

school · growing up · friendship · lying · love
Stu Truly

picture Books

Penny and Penelope book
friendship · making friends · being different · adventure
Penny and Penelope
Can One Balloon Make an Elephant Fly? book
adventure · silly · imagination
Can One Balloon Make an Elephant Fly?
monsters · friendship · school
The Problem with Not Being Scared of Monsters


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