Author & Illustrator

Wendell Minor


Wendell Minor has illustrated dozens of picture books, and his work has won countless awards and is in permanent collections of such institutions as the Museum of American Illustration and the Library of Congress. His cover illustrations have graced some of the most significant novels of our time by authors such as Toni Morrison, David McCullough, and James Michener. He lives in Washington, Connecticut. Visit him online at

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Jean Craighead George
Robert Burleigh
Brenda Peterson
Nathaniel Philbrick
Charlotte Zolotow
Buzz Aldrin
Ann Turner
Eve Bunting
Nikki Grimes

Book Dedications by Wendell Minor

  • To the Rockwell Family
    Hi, I’m Norman: The Story of American Illustrator Norman Rockwell
  • For Nikki
    Southwest Sunrise