Author & Illustrator

Gene Barretta

http://www.genebarretta.com

Biography

Gene Barretta is an award-winning author and illustrator of children’s books. Among his honors are the Carolyn W. Field Award and the Bank Street Cook Prize Honor. His books include Lincoln and Kennedy: A Pair to Compare, Now & Ben: The Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin, and Dear Deer: A Book of Homophones. Gene has contributed illustration and animation to Sesame Street and Between the Lions. He has also designed characters for the Jim Henson Company. He lives in Bryn Mawr, PA. You can visit him online at www.genebarretta.com.

The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver
The Bass Plays the Bass and Other Homographs
The Bat Can Bat: A Book of True Homonyms
Lincoln and Kennedy: A Pair to Compare
Neo Leo: The Ageless Ideas of Leonardo da Vinci
Now & Ben: The Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin
The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver
The Bass Plays the Bass and Other Homographs
The Bat Can Bat: A Book of True Homonyms
Lincoln and Kennedy: A Pair to Compare
Neo Leo: The Ageless Ideas of Leonardo da Vinci

Books by Gene Barretta

    Now & Ben: The Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin
    Gene Barretta
    Lincoln and Kennedy: A Pair to Compare
    Gene Barretta
    The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver
    Gene Barretta, Frank Morrison
    The Bat Can Bat: A Book of True Homonyms
    Gene Barretta
    Neo Leo: The Ageless Ideas of Leonardo da Vinci
    Gene Barretta
    The Bass Plays the Bass and Other Homographs
    Gene Barretta

Book Stats

6
Authored
5
Illustrated
1
Collaborators

All Gene Barretta Books

Collaborators

Frank Morrison

Book Dedications by Gene Barretta

  • For Nanie & Grandad, and Grandmom & Grandpop. Strong roots in my garden. A special thank-you to Curtis Gregory, Ben Goldberg, and Ben Barretta.
    The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver

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