DyAnne DiSalvo-Ryan





DyAnne DiSalvo-Ryan

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Born in Brooklyn, New York, DiSalvo attended the School of Visual Arts before working for Hallmark Cards. Published since 1980 her award winning illustrated books include renowned authors, Beverly Clearly, Mary Pope Osborne, Jean Fritz, Jane O'Connor, Patricia Reilly Giff, Jean Marzollo and Amy Hest.

Writer and Illustrator, her trade mark theme of "helping neighborhoods," has been featured on Reading Rainbow, (Uncle Willie and the Soup Kitchen) and theatre productions, (City Green). She received a Congressional Commendation from the State of New Jersey for her book, Grandpa's Corner Store, a story which makes "children...realize that they are not always powerless, that they can make a difference."


Average rating: 3.67 · 562 ratings · 144 reviews · 39 distinct works · Similar authors
City Green
4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 57 ratings — published 1994 — 4 editions
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Uncle Willie and the Soup K...
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 42 ratings — published 1991 — 8 editions
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A Castle on Viola Street
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2001 — 2 editions
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A Dog Like Jack
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 1999 — 10 editions
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Grandpa's Corner Store
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2000 — 2 editions
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Now We Can Have a Wedding
3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1998
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Spaghetti Park
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2002
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Good Dog, Bonita
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Two Dog Biscuits
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3.31 of 5 stars 3.31 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 1986 — 9 editions
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Janet's Thingamajigs
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3.51 of 5 stars 3.51 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 1987 — 7 editions
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