Mary GrandPré


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in South Dakota, The United States
January 01, 1954

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Educated at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Mary GrandPre began her career as a conceptual illustrator for local editorial clients. Continually experimenting with media, Mary underwent many artistic changes in her expressive visual form. Her concerns for light, color, drawing, and design came together in evocative, ethereal pastel paintings evolving toward a style she now calls "soft geometry".
Mary's new work attracted corporate advertising and editorial clients. Some of the include: Ogilvy & Mather, BBD&O, Whittle Communications, The Richards Group, Neenah Paper, Atlantic Monthly Magazine, Random House, Berkley, Penguin, Dell and McGraw Hill publishers. Recently, she was featured on the cover of Time Magazine for her wo
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Average rating: 4.55 · 6,054,263 ratings · 116,843 reviews · 48 distinct works
Cleonardo, The Little Inventor

3.60 avg rating — 225 ratings — published 2016
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Find the Fish: My First Hid...

3.83 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2011
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The Book of Exodus

3.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2001
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The Book of Proverbs

3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2001
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The Book of Psalms

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The Vegetables Go to Bed

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Harry Potter and the Half-B...

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Harry Potter Boxed Set, Boo...

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The Noisy Paint Box

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“What a wee little part of a person's life are his acts and his words! His real life is led in his head, and is known to none but himself.”
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