Author & Illustrator

Matt Phelan


Matt Phelan has illustrated many books for young readers, including Xander’s Panda Party by Linda Sue Park and Marilyn’sMonster by Michelle Knudson. He has also written and illustrated a number of graphic novels, such as Snow White, a New YorkTimes bestseller, and The Storm in the Barn, winner of the ScottO’Dell award.

Turtle Walk
Knights vs. the End
You Are My Friend: The Story of Mister Rogers and His Neighborhood
Knights vs. Monsters
A Kite for Moon
Snow White: A Graphic Novel
Little Robot Alone
If Wendell Had a Walrus
What Are You Waiting For?
Big George: How a Shy Boy Became President Washington
Xander's Panda Party
Lucky Breaks

Most Popular Matt Phelan Books

    The Higher Power of Lucky
    Matt Phelan, Susan Patron
    Snow White: A Graphic Novel
    Matt Phelan
    Xander's Panda Party
    Linda Sue Park, Matt Phelan
    Turtle Walk
    Matt Phelan
    A Kite for Moon
    Jane Yolen, Heidi E. Y. Stemple, Matt Phelan
    You Are My Friend: The Story of Mister Rogers and His Neighborhood
    Aimee Reid, Matt Phelan

Book Stats


All Matt Phelan Books

2020Turtle WalkMatt Phelan32
2020Knights vs. the EndMatt Phelan192
2019You Are My Friend: The Story of Mister Rogers and His NeighborhoodAimee Reid40
2019Knights vs. MonstersMatt Phelan176
2019A Kite for MoonJane Yolen, Heidi E. Y. Stemple32
2018Snow White: A Graphic NovelMatt Phelan216
2018Little Robot AlonePatricia MacLachlan, Emily MacLachlan Charest40
2018If Wendell Had a WalrusLori Mortensen32
2017What Are You Waiting For?Scott Menchin32
2015Big George: How a Shy Boy Became President WashingtonAnne Rockwell48
2013Xander's Panda PartyLinda Sue Park40
2010Lucky BreaksSusan Patron181
2010Flora's Very Windy DayJeanne Birdsall32
2008The Higher Power of LuckySusan Patron160
2007Box Full of KittensSonia Manzano40


Susan Patron
Linda Sue Park
Jane Yolen
Heidi E. Y. Stemple
Aimee Reid
Lori Mortensen
Anne Rockwell
Patricia MacLachlan
Emily MacLachlan Charest
Sonia Manzano
Scott Menchin
Jeanne Birdsall

Book Dedications by Matt Phelan

  • For my Family
    Turtle Walk