Author & Illustrator

Jennifer Black Reinhardt

When her elementary school classmates said they wanted to be firemen, doctors, and vets, Jennifer Black Reinhardt declared she wanted to draw the picture on greeting cards. Today her diverse body of work includes not only greeting cards but chapter books and picture books, including Yaks Yak by Linda Sue Park and Sometimes You Fly by Katherine Applegate. Jennifer lives with her family in Iowa City, Iowa. Visit her online at, on Twitter @jblackreinhardt, and on Instagram @JenniferBlackReinhardt.

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Sometimes You Fly book

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picture Books

Sometimes You Fly book
2019 Picture Book Summer Reading List · trying new things · graduation gift worthy · growing up · adventure
Sometimes You Fly


Katherine Applegate
Alice B. McGinty
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