Tim McCanna


Tim McCanna is the author of Bitty Bot, Bitty Bot’s Big Beach Getaway, and Watersong, which was called a “joyful, gorgeous book” by Booklist. When he’s not writing books for children, Tim enjoys volunteering for SCBWI and taking trips to the beach. Tim has worked in advertising, written musicals, and played accordion in several bands before becoming a children’s book author. He lives in San Jose, California, with his wife and two kids. Visit him at

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Andy J. Miller
Jorge Martin
Tad Carpenter
Richard Smythe
Aimee Sicuro

Book Dedications by Tim McCanna

  • To Max, Dash, and Atticus--three noisy boys.
    So Many Sounds
  • For Sophie
    In a Garden

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