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Scott Magoon

Scott Magoon grew up in New England, and still lives in Boston with his family. A former art director, he’s now a full-time author illustrator, and he loves making books for kids. He's the illustrator of the New York Times bestseller “Rescue & Jessica: A Life-Changing Friendship” by Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downes and the Nuts series with author Eric Litwin. He also illustrated “Spoon" and "Chopsticks," both written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal, and "I Will Not Eat You" by author Adam Lehrhaupt. He's also written and illustrated "Breathe" and "The Boy Who Cried Bigfoot."

His new book is "Misunderstood Shark: Friends Don't Eat Friends" by Ame Dyckman.

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Misunderstood Shark: Friends Don't Eat Friends
Children / Teens
Orchard Books
January 2019
ISBN 9781338113884
48 pages
$17.99, NYP
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In this new Misunderstood Shark story from New York Times bestselling duo Ame Dyckman and Scott Magoon, Shark dares to ask the question: can friends eat friends (and get away with it)?

Misunderstood Shark
Children / Teens
Orchard Books
April 2018
ISBN 9781338112474
48 pages
$17.99, INSTORE
Buy now

Shark interrupts the filming of Underwater World With Bob, scattering the other creatures (and the audience), but he claims it is all a terrible misunderstanding--that he would never think of eating the fish, the squid, the audience. More/less

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