Christopher Denise

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Christopher Denise is an award-winning children’s book illustrator. His first book, a retelling of the Russian folktale The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship, was pronounced “a stunning debut” by Publishers Weekly. Since then, Chris has illustrated more than twenty five books for children, including Firefly Hollow by Alison McGhee, Following Grandfather by Rosemary Wells, Oliver Finds His Way by Phyllis Root, Baking Day at Grandma's by his wife Anika Denise and some in Brian Jacques’ acclaimed Redwall series. His books have appeared on the New York Times bestseller list and have been recognized by Bank Street College of Education, Parents’ Choice Foundation, and the Society of Illustrators Annual Exhibition. Christopher Denise lives in Rhode Island with his family. For more about Chris's work, visit http://,


Groundhug Day

Sleepytime Me

Firefly Hollow

Tugg and Teeny: Book Two: Jungle Surprises

Tugg and Teeny: Book Three: That's What Friends Are For

Tugg and Teeny: Book One

Bella and Stella Come Home

Rabbit and Turtle Go to School

The Wishing of Biddy Malone

Pigs Love Potatoes

Knitty Kitty

The Sea Man

If I Could

Me With You

Following Grandfather

Oliver Finds His Way

The Great Redwall Feast

A Redwall Winter's Tale

The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship

Little Raccoon Catches a Cold

Digger Pig and the Turnip

The Redwall Cookbook

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