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Pete Oswald

Pete Oswald is the award-winning illustrator of The Bad Seed by Jory John, an Amazon Best Children’s Book of the Year and an indie favorite, called “kid-book humor at its best” by the New York Times. He is the co-creator of Mingo The Flamingo. Pete has worked as a character designer, concept artist, and production designer on many popular films, including the Oscar-nominated ParaNorman, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, and The Angry Birds Movie. Pete lives in Los Angeles with his wife and three kids.

LIKES:
coffee, cheese, Caddy Shack, Picasso, the 1980’s

MEDIUMS:
acrylic, pencil, digital

VISIT PETE AT:
peteoswald.tumblr.com

PUBLISHED TITLES:
Saturn Could Sail (Simon & Schuster, 2014)
Hippos Can’t Swim (Simon & Schuster, 2014)
Chickens Don’t Fly (Simon & Schuster, 2014)
Rainbows Never End (Simon & Schuster, 2014)
Trains Can Float (Simon & Schuster, 2014)
Frogs Play Cellos (Simon & Schuster, 2014)
Mingo the Flamingo (HarperCollins, 2017)
The Bad Seed (HarperCollins, 2017)

FUTURE TITLES:
The Good Egg (HarperCollins, Winter 2019)
That’s What Dinosaurs Do (HarperCollins, Summer 2019)
The Sad Little Fact (Schwartz & Wade, Summer 2019)
Hike (Candlewick, Winter 2020)
Dr. Sugarpaws  (Scholastic, Summer 2020)
Ralph and Rita (Scholastic, Fall 2020)
The Underwear Dragon (HarperCollins, Fall 2020)