Author & Illustrator

David Soman

Biography

David Soman hails from a family of artists, and has been drawing since he could walk (over to the kitchen walls to draw on them). He is the New York Times bestselling co-creator of the Ladybug Girl series with his wife Jacky Davis, as well as author and illustrator of Three Bears in a Boat and The Monster Next Door. David, Jacky, their children, and a big furry dog live in New York’s Hudson Valley. When not working on picture books, shoveling snow, or chopping firewood, David is an instructor at the School of Visual Arts in New York City.

Most Popular David Soman Books

Ladybug Girl book
3.5
adventure · imagination · costumes · superpowers · dogs
Ladybug Girl
Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy book
4.0
imagination · friendship · making friends
Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy
Three Bears in a Boat book
4.5
boats · forgiveness · siblings · bears · adventure
Three Bears in a Boat
Ladybug Girl at the Beach book
4.0
facing fears · swimming · dogs · water · rescue · the ocean
Ladybug Girl at the Beach

All David Soman Books

Collaborators

Jacky Davis

Book Dedications by David Soman

  • To Stephanie Morgan, the incredible children's librarian at Kingston Library
    Agent Lion

Personal Info

Books Stats

4Authored & Illustrated
23Illustrated

Most Recent Book

detectives · lions
Agent Lion

Highest Rated Book

Ladybug Girl and the Dress-Up Dilemma book
5.0
costumes · being yourself · Halloween
Ladybug Girl and the Dress-Up Dilemma