John Rocco





John Rocco

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Rocco studied illustration at the Rhode Island School of Design and School of Visual Arts in New York City. He is the author of four acclaimed books for children: Wolf! Wolf!, winner of the Borders Original Voices Award for best picture book; Moonpowder, part of the Original Art Show at the Society of Illustrators; Fu Finds the Way, and Blackout, a New York Times Best Book of the Year and winner of a 2012 Caldecott Honor. Rocco also illustrated Whoopi Goldberg‘s Alice and the covers for Rick Riordan‘s multi-million copy internationally bestselling series Percy Jackson and the Olympians, The Kane Chronicles, and The Heroes of Olympus. Most recently, Rocco illustrated the fantasy fairy tale, The Flint Heart, written by Katherine Paterson and ...more


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Blackout
4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 4,843 ratings — published 2011 — 5 editions
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Super Hair-o and the Barber...
4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 308 ratings — published 2013
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Moonpowder
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 154 ratings — published 2008
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Swim That Rock
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3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 159 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Wolf! Wolf!
4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 135 ratings — published 2007
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Fu Finds The Way
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 2009
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Blizzard
4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 2014
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The Doors Companion: Four D...
3.25 of 5 stars 3.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1997 — 3 editions
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Fur a Novel
1.0 of 5 stars 1.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2005
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Wonder Curl
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — expected publication 2015
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