Madeline Valentine

Madeline Valentine grew up in Brooklyn, New York, and received a BFA from Pratt Institute in 2007. She has illustrated five children’s books, including Teddy’s Favorite Toy by Christian Trimmer. She is also the author-illustrator of George in the Dark and The Bad Birthday Idea. She currently lives in Queens. Visit her online at

Most Recent Book
1, 2, 3, Jump! book

"About" from Simon and Schuster website

picture Books

water · trying new things · swimming
1, 2, 3, Jump!
bedtime · getting ready for bed · vacation · summer
A Lullaby of Summer Things
getting lost · toys · helping others
Teddy's Favorite Toy


Christian Trimmer
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