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Erik has been drawing for as long as he can remember, and making books since the early part of the 21st century.

He is particularly fascinated by polar bears and the art of the picture book. He has, however, happily contributed his illustrations to a number of fine and dandy early chapter books about dinosaurs and monkeys, so don't write him off as an arctic specialist :)

Erik's latest book (ahem) is POLAR OPPOSITES (which has arctic AND antarctic characters) and 2011 is the year that he plans to get savvy about things like goodreads.com, twitter, super awesome imovie book trailers, and the magic of social networking!

If it all gets too overwhelming, he'll just try to keep making good books for kids.



Finally, after way too many years, I have published an update to my portfolio pages... and I actually have samples from recent books! By switching to Flickr as host, I get away from the more time consuming coding and javascript that was pretty much keeping me from adding new work to my old site... and this should be smoother all around with respect to flexible platforms for viewing. There are a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 19, 2014 15:52
Average rating: 3.72 · 691 ratings · 188 reviews · 21 distinct works · Similar authors
Polar Opposites
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 129 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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The Practically Perfect Paj...
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 2000
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Slow Days, Fast Friends
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2005
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Octavius Bloom and the Hous...
3.25 of 5 stars 3.25 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2003 — 2 editions
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Who Has These Feet?
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3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 123 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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Dog Diaries: Secret Writing...
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 83 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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Who Has This Tail?
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3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 71 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 2006 — 2 editions
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3.38 of 5 stars 3.38 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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"Polar Opposites teaches children about all types of opposites. As I read it to my preschool students, they pointed out something different each time. There are the obvious opposites: big vs. tiny; shaggy vs. smooth; getting up late vs. rising earl..." Read more of this review »
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The Unsinkable Walker Bean by Aaron Renier
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