Robert Neubecker is an award-winning illustrator whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Time Magazine, Newsweek, The Chicago Tribune, The Wall Street Journal, and just about every magazine in print. He helped create the look of Slate.com and was on staff there from 1996-2015. Robert won the prestigious 2004 Key Award for Best Comedy Poster for the movie Sideways.
Robert’s first book for children, “Wow! City!” won the ALA Notable Book Award for 2005. Over thirty books have
Robert is very proud to have done the drawings for “Keith Haring: The Boy Who Just Kept Drawing” by Kay Haring, Keith’s sister. It was a labor of love for all who worked to bring it to life from Dial Books for Children, Penguin Random House, Spring, 2017.
Summer 2017, “King Louie’s Shoes” with DJ Steinberg was released from Beach Lane Books. It’s the hilarious story of how King Louie invented platform shoes.
Appearing Fall 2017: Robert’s “Fall is for School,” featuring the bickering pair of siblings from “Winter is for Snow” that the New York Times Book Review compared to Desi and Lucy!
Winter 2017: "Space Boy and the Snow Monster" by Dian Curtis Regan from Boyd's Mill Press. The third installment in a graphic novel series of imaginary and completely awesome space adventures!
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