Author & Illustrator

Lucy Ruth Cummins

Biography

Lucy Ruth Cummins is an author, an illustrator, and an art director of children’s books. Her debut picture book, A Hungry Lion, or A Dwindling Assortment of Animals, was a finalist for the Governor General’s Award, an Irma Black Honor Book, and an ALA Notable Book. She is also the illustrator of This Is Not a Valentine, written by Carter Higgens. She lives with her husband and son in Brooklyn, New York. Her favorite food is the french fry.

Most Popular Lucy Ruth Cummins Books

A Hungry Lion, Or A Dwindling Assortment of Animals book
4.4
lions · penguins · food · animals · bunnies
A Hungry Lion, Or A Dwindling Assortment of Animals
Stumpkin book
4.8
Halloween · belonging · being different · being yourself · vegetables
Stumpkin
The Taking Tree book
1.3
silly · trees
The Taking Tree
Truman book
4.8
turtles and tortoises · pets · starting school
Truman

All Lucy Ruth Cummins Books

Collaborators

Anika Aldamuy Denise
Jean Reidy
Shrill Travesty

Personal Info

Books Stats

2Authored & Illustrated
3Illustrated

Most Recent Book

picture book
The Love Letter

Highest Rated Book

Stumpkin book
4.8
Halloween · belonging · being different · being yourself · vegetables
Stumpkin