Author & Illustrator

Matt James

Biography

Matt James is a painter, author/illustrator and musician whose many highly acclaimed children’s books include Yellow Moon, Apple Moon by Pamela Porter (New Mexico Book Award); I Know Here by Laurel Croza (Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award) and its companion volume, From There to Here; and The Stone Thrower by Jael Ealey Richardson. Matt’s illustrations for Northwest Passage, a stunning tribute to the iconic Stan Rogers’ song, won the Governor General’s Literary Award. The Funeral is the first picture book he has written and illustrated. Matt lives in Toronto.

Nice Try Charlie!
The Funeral
When the Moon Comes
The Stone Thrower
From There to Here
I Know Here
Nice Try Charlie!
The Funeral
When the Moon Comes

Books by Matt James

    picture • 40 Pages
    When the Moon Comes
    Matt James
    picture • 32 Pages
    The Stone Thrower
    Matt James, Jael Ealey Richardson
    picture • 40 Pages
    The Funeral
    Matt James
    picture • 36 Pages
    From There to Here
    Laurel Croza, Matt James
    picture • 44 Pages
    I Know Here
    Matt James
    picture • 48 Pages
    Nice Try Charlie!
    Matt James

Book Stats

2
Authored
5
Illustrated
2
Collaborators

All Matt James Books

Collaborators

Jael Ealey Richardson
Laurel Croza

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