Author & Illustrator

LeUyen Pham

http://LeUyenPham.com

Biography

LeUyen Pham has illustrated more than fifty books, including board books, picture books, chapter books, and graphic novels. Her work has been recognized with numerous honors, including the Society of Illustrators Los Angeles Bronze Medal in the Children’s Book category, and Best Books of the Year lists in publications such as Kirkus Reviews, Horn Book Magazine, and Comic Book Resources. She is also a New York Times bestseller for Grace for President, written by Kelly DiPucchio; Freckleface Strawberry and the Dodgeball Bully, written by Julianne Moore; and Princess in Black, written by Shannon and Dean Hale. Born in Vietnam, LeUyen came to the United States at the end of the Vietnam War when she was only two. She studied illustration at The Art Center College of Design, and for a short period of time worked at DreamWorks Animation as a layout artist before turning to illustration full time. She lives with her husband (who is also an artist) and two sons in Los Angeles.

Friends Forever
Itty-Bitty Kitty-Corn
Outside, Inside
The Princess in Black and the Giant Problem
Love Is Powerful
The Princess in Black and the Bathtime Battle
Grace Goes to Washington
Best Friends
Bear Came Along

Most Popular LeUyen Pham Books

    Best Friends
    Shannon Hale, LeUyen Pham
    Real Friends
    Shannon Hale, LeUyen Pham
    The Princess in Black and the Perfect Princess Party
    Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham
    Princess in Black and the Hungry Bunny Horde
    Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham
    The Princess in Black
    LeUyen Pham, Dean Hale, Shannon Hale
    Princess in Black and the Science Fair Scare
    Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham

Book Stats

4
Authored
36
Illustrated
29
Collaborators

All LeUyen Pham Books

YearTitleAuthorIllustratorPages
2021Friends ForeverShannon HaleLeUyen Pham304
2021Itty-Bitty Kitty-CornShannon HaleLeUyen Pham48
2021Outside, InsideLeUyen PhamLeUyen Pham48
2020The Princess in Black and the Giant ProblemShannon Hale, Dean HaleLeUyen Pham96
2020Love Is PowerfulHeather Dean BrewerLeUyen Pham32
2019The Princess in Black and the Bathtime BattleShannon Hale, Dean HaleLeUyen Pham96
2019Grace Goes to WashingtonKelly DiPucchioLeUyen Pham40
2019Best FriendsShannon HaleLeUyen Pham256
2019Bear Came AlongRichard T. MorrisLeUyen Pham40
2019Princess in Black and the Science Fair ScareShannon Hale, Dean HaleLeUyen Pham96
2019Whose Knees Are These?Jabari AsimLeUyen Pham20
2018Stop That Yawn!Caron LevisLeUyen Pham48
2018The Princess in Black and the Science Fair ScareShannon HaleLeUyen Pham96
2018The Itchy Book!Mo Willems, LeUyen PhamMo WillemsLeUyen Pham64
2018Sheep 101Richard T. MorrisLeUyen Pham48
2018Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the WorldSusan HoodSophie BlackallEmily Winfield MartinShadra SticklandMelissa SweetLeUyen PhamOge MoraJulie MorstadLisa BrownSelina AlkoHadley HooperIsabel RoxasErin RobinsonSara Palacios40
2017The Princess in Black and the Mysterious PlaydateShannon Hale, Dean HaleLeUyen Pham96
2017Real FriendsShannon HaleLeUyen Pham224
2016Princess in Black and the Hungry Bunny HordeShannon Hale, Dean HaleLeUyen Pham96
2016The Bear Who Wasn't ThereLeUyen PhamLeUyen Pham40
2016The Princess in Black Takes a VacationShannon Hale, Dean HaleLeUyen Pham96
2016The Princess in Black and the Perfect Princess PartyShannon Hale, Dean HaleLeUyen Pham96
2016The Princess in Black and the Hungry Bunny HordeShannon Hale, Dean HaleLeUyen Pham96
2015Mama Seeton's WhistleJerry SpinelliLeUyen Pham40
2015The Princess in BlackDean Hale, Shannon HaleLeUyen Pham96
2014Piece of CakeLeUyen PhamLeUyen Pham40
2013Shoe-la-la!Karen BeaumontLeUyen Pham32
2013The Boy Who Loved Math: The Improbable Life of Paul ErdosDeborah HeiligmanLeUyen Pham48
2012Vampirina BallerinaAnne Marie PaceLeUyen Pham40
2012Grace for PresidentKelly DiPucchioLeUyen Pham40
2010Alvin Ho: Allergic to Camping, Hiking, and Other Natural DisastersLeUyen Pham170
2009Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary ThingsLenore LookLeUyen Pham172
2008My Chocolate YearCharlotte HermanLeUyen Pham163
2007Freckleface StrawberryJulianne MooreLeUyen Pham32
2006Whose Toes are Those?Jabari AsimLeUyen Pham22
2006Benny and Beautiful Baby DelilahJean Van LeeuwenLeUyen Pham32

Collaborators

Shannon Hale
Dean Hale
Lenore Look
Kelly DiPucchio
Richard T. Morris
Jabari Asim
Deborah Heiligman
Mo Willems
Heather Dean Brewer
Anne Marie Pace
Susan Hood
Sophie Blackall
Emily Winfield Martin
Shadra Stickland
Melissa Sweet
Oge Mora
Julie Morstad
Lisa Brown
Selina Alko
Hadley Hooper
Isabel Roxas
Erin Robinson
Sara Palacios
Julianne Moore
Jean Van Leeuwen
Karen Beaumont
Jerry Spinelli
Caron Levis
Charlotte Herman

Book Dedications by LeUyen Pham

  • To my royal nieces, Alize, Alora, and Mathilde
    The Princess in Black and the Perfect Princess Party
  • To all the little Year of the Pigs born last year, including two of my favorites: my nephew, Dylan, and of course, my own little Leo.
    Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things
  • For Alex, Leo and Adrien
    Bear Came Along
  • To Mom and Dad
    Love Is Powerful