Sergio Ruzzier

Sergio Ruzzier - Skype An Author Network


About me:

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m an author and illustrator of picture books.

I was born in Milan, Italy, in 1966.

I began publishing my drawings in 1986.
In 1995 I moved to New York City, where I've been creating pictures and stories for national and international magazines and book publishers.

My work has been awarded by American Illustration, The Society of Illustrators, Communication Arts, The Society of Publication Designers, and Parents’ Choice, among others.

In 2011 Maurice Sendak selected me for his Sendak Fellowship.

I live in Brooklyn, NY.

Here's a partial list of my books.
As writer and illustrator:
Hey, Rabbit!, Roaring Brook Press, 2010
Amandina, Roaring Brook Press, 2008
The Room of Wonders, Frances Foster Books/FSG, 2006

The Little Giant, Laura Geringer Books/HarperCollins, 2004
Gli Uccelli - The Birds, Despina, 2002
La culla vuota (The Empty Cradle), Cane Andaluso, 1999
Un cane insonne e altri animali (A Sleepless Dog and Other Animals), Nuages, 1999

As illustrator only:
Tweak Tweak, by Eve Bunting, Clarion, 2011
Broom, Zoom!, by Caron Lee Cohen, Simon & Schuster, 2010
Monsters and Water Beasts, by Karen Miller, Henry Holt, 2007
Love You When You Whine, by Emily Jenkins, Frances Foster Books/FSG, 2006
More Mole Stories, by Lore Segal, Frances Foster Books/FSG, 2005
Why Mole Shouted and Other Stories, by Lore Segal, Frances Foster Books/FSG, 2004
Moon, Have You Met My Mother?, by Karla Kuskin, Laura Geringer Books/HarperCollins, 2003

My presentations usually include a reading of one of my books and a talk about book making. Being both author and illustrator I can give a complete overview of the creative process.

Sandy Valley, Ohio

pre-K to 5th grade

Available Times:

No recording of Skype Sessions without permission from the author.

In-Depth Visit Length: 45minutes

In-Depth Visit Cost: $200

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