Nancy Carpenter


Nancy Carpenter is the illustrator of more than 40 children’s books and has received numerous honors for her work, including two Christopher Awards and the Jane Addams Children’s Book Award. She lives in Brooklyn with her family.

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Deborah Hopkinson
Eve Bunting
Candace Fleming
Jonah Winter
Carrie Clickard
Eva Moore
Linda Arms White
Jenny Offill
Lynn Cullen
Joanne Rocklin

Book Dedications by Nancy Carpenter

  • For Tanya
    Imogene's Last Stand
  • For my aunt Caryl, who is changing the world one vote at a time
    Mother Jones and Her Army of Mill Children
  • For my backyard buddies Shabnam and Robin
    Good Guys, Bad Guys