• Milanka Reardon is co-Illustrator Coordinator for the New
    England Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. She
    is a graduate of the Children’s Book Illustration and the Natural
    Science Illustration Certificate programs at the Rhode Island School of
    Design. Her illustration of “A Beary Special Friend” won the Rich Michelson Emerging Artist Award at the NESCBWI 2016 conference. Her illustration of a dragon bridge won first place in the
    unpublished division in the NESCBWI poster showcase in 2012. Milanka’s artwork
    has  been displayed in the Warwick Museum of Art’s “Tell Me a Story”
    exhibit and at the Spring Bull Gallery in Newport, RI. She lives
    with her family in Uxbridge, Massachusetts. You can see more of her work on her website MilankaReardon.com.