About Nancy

From 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.

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.

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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...

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