Author & Illustrator

Matt James

Biography

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

Most Popular Matt James Books

All Matt James Books