Author & Illustrator

Jerry Craft

https://jerrycraft.com/

Biography

Jerry Craft is an author-illustrator who has worked on numerous books for young readers. Jerry created Mama’s Boyz, an award-winning comic strip. He has won five African American Literary Awards and cofounded the Black Comic Book Festival. He received his BFA from the School of Visual Arts and lives in Connecticut.

Class Act
New Kid
The Zero Degree Zombie Zone
The Offenders: Saving the world, while serving detention!
Class Act

Books by Jerry Craft

    Class Act
    Jerry Craft
    New Kid
    Jerry Craft
    The Offenders: Saving the world, while serving detention!
    Jerry Craft, Jaylen Craft, Aren Craft
    The Zero Degree Zombie Zone
    Patrik Henry Bass, Jerry Craft

Book Stats

3
Authored
3
Illustrated
3
Collaborators

All Jerry Craft Books

YearTitleAuthorPages
2020Class ActJerry Craft256
2019New KidJerry Craft256
2014The Zero Degree Zombie ZonePatrik Henry Bass144
2013The Offenders: Saving the world, while serving detention!Jerry Craft, Jaylen Craft, Aren Craft228

Collaborators

Jaylen Craft
Aren Craft
Patrik Henry Bass

Book Dedications by Jerry Craft

  • To all the Jordan Bankses of the world. To my family, Jay, Aren, and Autier. thank you for making me a better person. Thanks to my agent, Judy Hansen, my editor Andrew Eliopulos, and the team at HarperCollins for embracing my vision. Thanks to Marva Allen, Pam Allyn, Debra Lakow Dorfman, David Saylor, Andrea Davis Pinkney, and Andrea Colvin for inspiring me along the way. And last but not least, thanks to Barbara Slate, Jim Keefe, Ray Billingsley, M’shindo Kuumba, Eric Velasquez, Danni Ai, and Jennifer Crute for making me a better artist.
    New Kid