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Robert Neubecker

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Biography

Robert Neubecker is an award-winning illustrator whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Time Magazine, Newsweek, The Chicago Tribune, The Wall Street Journal, and just about every magazine in print. He helped create the look of Slate.com and was on staff there from 1996-2015. Robert won the prestigious 2004 Key Award for Best Comedy Poster for the movie Sideways. Robert’s first book for children, “Wow! City!” won the ALA Notable Book Award for 2005. Over thirty books have followed including: “Every Corner Needs a Monster” with Jean Reidy, 2013 Colorado Book Award winner “I got Two Dogs” with John Lithgow, “Air Show!” with Treat Williams, and “Sophie Peterman Tells the Truth” with Sarah Weeks.” In 2012, Robert’s “What Little Boys are made of” won a Kirkus Review Best Books of the Year award. Spring, 2017: “Keith Haring: The Boy Who Just Kept Drawing” by Kay Haring, Keith’s sister. Summer 2017: “King Louie’s Shoes” with DJ Steinberg was released from Beach Lane Books. Fall 2017: Robert’s “Fall is for School,” Winter 2017: “Space Boy and the Snow Monster” by Dian Curtis Regan from Boyd’s Mill Press. Spring 2019: “King Louis’ Shoes” by Sarah Aronson Spring 2019: “Just Like Rube Goldberg” by Sarah Aronson Fall 2019: “Little Smokey” Robert has taught at School of Visual Arts in New York, BYU, and the University of Utah. An ex-New Yorker, Robert now lives on the side of Iron Mountain in Park City, Utah. He is married with two teenage kids and lives in the woods at the edge of town with a whole bunch of dogs and cats. Moose come around and eat his garden.

On the Go Awesome
Little Smokey
Just Like Rube Goldberg: The Incredible True Story of the Man Behind the Machines
Space Boy and the Snow Monster
King Louie's Shoes
Fall is for School
Keith Haring: The Boy Who Just Kept Drawing
I Won a What?
Space Boy and the Space Pirate
The Problem with Not Being Scared of Monsters
Winter is for Snow

Most Popular Robert Neubecker Books

    Keith Haring: The Boy Who Just Kept Drawing
    Kay Haring, Robert Neubecker
    Just Like Rube Goldberg: The Incredible True Story of the Man Behind the Machines
    Robert Neubecker, Sarah Aronson
    Linus the Vegetarian T. Rex
    Robert Neubecker
    Little Smokey
    Robert Neubecker
    On the Go Awesome
    Lisl H. Detlefsen, Robert Neubecker
    The Problem with Not Being Scared of Monsters
    Dan Richards, Robert Neubecker

Book Stats

8
Authored
16
Illustrated
8
Collaborators

All Robert Neubecker Books

Collaborators

Kay Haring
Sarah Aronson
Lisl H. Detlefsen
Dan Richards
Douglas Florian
D.J. Steinberg
Audrey Vernick
Dian Regan

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