About NancyFrom her work as a children’s book illustrator to her special project commissions, Nancy’s unique style and passion has garnered international attention and numerous awards.
- • Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal Award
- • Society of School Librarians International Honor Book
- • ABA “Pick of the Lists”
- • Smithsonian Notable Book for Children
- • Florida Reading Association Children’s Book Award
- • CBC-IRA Notable Children’s Trade Book
- • Sidney Taylor Notable book Award
- • Parenting Magazine Best Book
- • Bank Street College of Education, Best children’s books 2009
- • PJ Library Books
- • Original Art Exhibit (Society of Illustrators)
- • Highlights for Children Pewter Plate Award /Spring 2012
Creating characters and scenes that delight both young and old, Nancy’s work is a reflection of her endless passion and energy for life. Her studio is located in an historic village along a quiet river in New England.
Last week I attended the Book Expo in NYC where my book A Horse for Hanukkah was exhibited in the German Book Booth. It was my first time going to the Book Expo and I thought it was fantastic. I saw some friends from the Highlights/ Boyds Mills Press Booth and took some great photos but unfortunately I lost my camera on the way home...