Emily Winfield Martin


Website

Twitter


Emily Winfield Martin makes paintings, books, and other things. She is the author and illustrator of Day Dreamers (forthcoming, 2014), Dream Animals (2013), Oddfellow's Orphanage (2012) and The Black Apple's Paper Doll Primer (2010). When she was small, she spent every moment drawing, reading, dressing rabbits in fancy clothes, and having many peculiar daydreams. When she grew up, she began to illustrate those peculiar daydreams, and after college, she created a cottage industry called The Black Apple, which sells all manner of art and etceteras.

She works in a tiny nook of a studio filled with old children's books, wind-up toys, and stacks of fabric. Her work is inspired by fairy tales, music, myths, carnivals, children's books from the lat
...more

Emily Winfield Martin isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but she does have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from her feed.

Once, There Were Two Sisters

That's how their tale begins...and now they are in the world!


Snow & Rose is released today, both in print *and* in audiobook.


FloraPic


There are a few lines from a favorite song that stuck with me through the years I was working on this:


"Out of sorrow, entire worlds have been built / Out of longing, great wonders have been willed"


Because the ingredients for this story were this: an old so

Read more of this blog post »
9 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on October 10, 2017 18:52
Average rating: 4.18 · 10,708 ratings · 2,105 reviews · 18 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Wonderful Things You Wi...

4.39 avg rating — 3,168 ratings — published 2015 — 21 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Snow & Rose

3.98 avg rating — 3,279 ratings — published 2017 — 10 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Dream Animals: A Bedtime Jo...

4.35 avg rating — 1,570 ratings — published 2013 — 11 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Day Dreamers: A Journey of ...

4.08 avg rating — 743 ratings — published 2014 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Oddfellow's Orphanage

3.75 avg rating — 625 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Littlest Family's Big Day

3.79 avg rating — 384 ratings — published 2016 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Black Apple's Paper Dol...

4.42 avg rating — 166 ratings — published 2010
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Imaginaries: Little Scr...

4.45 avg rating — 143 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Emily Winfield Martin's Dre...

4.65 avg rating — 20 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Wonderful Baby You Are:...

4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Emily Winfield Martin…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“To find out what a story's really about,' the Librarian said, 'you don't ask the writer. You ask the reader.”
Emily Winfield Martin, Snow & Rose

“This is the first time there has ever been a you, so I wonder what wonderful things you will do.”
Emily Winfield Martin, The Wonderful Things You Will Be

“Snow and Rose didn't know that they were living in a fairy tale--people never do.”
Emily Winfield Martin, Snow & Rose

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Nothing But Readi...: New 2 U Authors: 2015 164 567 Jan 12, 2016 05:53PM  
Around the Year i...: Taylor's 2016 Plan 1 20 Jun 08, 2016 09:18AM  
The Perks Of Bein...: 2016 Popsugar Ultimate Challenge 146 667 Dec 31, 2016 05:03AM  
Bookworm Bitches : Taylor's Challenges 13 53 Mar 13, 2017 12:38PM  
The History Book ...: This topic has been closed to new comments. ANDREA WRIGHT'S 50 BOOKS READ IN 2019 11 56 Mar 18, 2019 05:25PM  
Great Middle Grad...: The best book I read in March (2019) 14 38 Apr 28, 2019 05:25PM  
Crazy Challenge C...: April 2019 Monthly scavenger : Cosmonauts 80 63 Jul 14, 2019 01:57PM  
Crazy Challenge C...: April 2019 Spell Challenge 140 71 Aug 27, 2019 08:50PM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Emily to Goodreads.