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Erin Stead and Philip C. Stead Q&A


Erin Stead and Philip C. Stead at work in their studioErin Stead and Philip C. Stead are the co-creators of the Caldecott Medal winning book A Sick Day for Amos McGee, also named a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2010 and a Publishers Weekly Best Children’s Book of 2010. Erin and Philip also co-created Bear Has a Story to Tell, and Philip has written and illustrated several of his own books, including Jonathan and the Big Blue BoatA Home for Bird, and his debut, Creamed Tuna Fish and Peas on Toast, which was applauded by School Library Journal for “its wry humor and illustrations worthy of a Roald Dahl creation.” Erin also illustrated And Then It’s Spring, written by Julie Fogliano. Philip and Erin live in a 100-year-old barn in Ann Arbor, Michigan. 

Start Time: 4/11/2013  2:00 PM
Location: Hopwood Room, 1176 Angell Hall
Website: https://www.lsa.umich.edu/english/grad/mfa/default.asp
Contact: mslevad@umich.edu
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