Author & Illustrator

LeUyen Pham


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.

Most Popular LeUyen Pham Books

bullying · friendship
Real Friends
self-reliant princesses · princesses · heroes · monsters
The Princess in Black

All LeUyen Pham Books

Elephant and Piggie Book Series


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

Personal Info

Books Stats

2Authored & Illustrated

Most Recent Book

Grace Goes to Washington book
school · hard work
Grace Goes to Washington

Highest Rated Book

Mama Seeton's Whistle book
family history · moms · family · love
Mama Seeton's Whistle

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