ABOUT ABI CUSHMAN
Abi Cushman is children’s book author / illustrator from the Connecticut shoreline represented by BookStop Literary Agency.
She is the winner of the PEN New England Susan P. Bloom Children’s Book Discovery Award and the Tassy Walden New Voices in Children’s Literature Award for her as yet unpublished picture book, SNOW DAY FOR GOAT AND BADGER. She has also received an Honorable Mention in the Tassy Walden Awards for her as yet unpublished picture book, AARDVARK AND ZEBRA STAR IN YET ANOTHER ALPHABET BOOK.
When she’s not creating picture books, Abi works as a web/graphic designer. Her educational website, Animal Fact Guide, which she also writes and illustrates for, was named a “Great Website for Kids” by the American Library Association. Abi loves sharing strange animal facts. Did you know that wombats’ poop is cube-shaped? Abi did. And now you know, too.