Author & Illustrator

Tony DiTerlizzi


Tony DiTerlizzi is a New York Times bestselling author and illustrator who has been creating books with Simon & Schuster for fifteen years. From his fanciful picture books like Jimmy Zangwow’s Out-of-this-World Moon Pie Adventure, Adventure of Meno (with his wife, Angela), and The Spider & The Fly (a Caldecott Honor book), to chapter books like Kenny and The Dragon and The Search for WondLa, Tony always imbues his stories with a rich imagination. His middle grade series, The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Holly Black), has sold millions of copies, been adapted into a feature film, and has been translated in more than thirty countries. You can visit him at

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The Spiderwick Chronicles Book Series

The Search for WondLa Series Book Series

The Search for WondLa Book Series


Holly Black
Mo Willems
Mary Howitt

Book Dedications by Tony DiTerlizzi

  • For Holly and Theodor Black, the quintessential gothic couple.
    The Spider and the Fly