ABOUT RUTH SANDERSON

  • Ruth Sanderson has illustrated over 80 books for children. She is known for her beautiful fairy tale retellings such as THE TWELVE DANCING PRINCESSES, the SNOW PRINCESS, PAPA GATTO, and CINDERELLA. Her fairytales are back in print with Crocodile Books, a division of Interlink Publishing. She is currently illustrating HORSE DIARIES, an ongoing chapter book series for Random House. THE GOLDEN KEY is a victorian fairytale by George MacDonald that she illustrated with 47 scratchboard drawings.(Eerdmans fall 2016)

    Ruth is the co-director of the MFA in Children’s Book Writing and Illustrating at Hollins University in Roanoke, VA. 

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    Cinderella


    Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (Hachette Book Group USA)

    2002