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Jarrett J. Krosoczka
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Giveaway! Copy of Jedi Academy: A New Class with endpapers filled with doodles.
I'll be giving away five copies of Jedi Academy: A New Class  with endpapers filled with original drawings! This is a contest where you will literally get bonus points for supporting your local bookshop. Please see the details below. Contest is for ages 18 ...
I'll be giving away five copies of Jedi Academy: A New Class with endpapers filled with original drawings! This is a contest where you will literally get bonus points for supporting your local bookshop. Please see the deta...
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Meltdown—a free book and music festival in Northampton, MA on Saturday, March 26!
Next Saturday! The River's Family Music Meltdown and Book Bash will be here! Here are the authors that Gina and I have lined up. We
can't wait for these fantastic people to do their thing for our
community here in Western Massachusetts! For the full sched...
Next Saturday! The River's Family Music Meltdown and Book Bash will be here! Here are the authors that Gina and I have lined up. We can't wait for these fantastic people to do their thing for our community here in Western Mas...
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Local news puts the spotlight on School Lunch Heroes
School Lunch Hero Day is coming up—May 6th! Last year, several local news affiliates profiled school nutrition professionals working in their communities. Here are a few of them. The love that these women have for their jobs and their kids is incredibly ins...
School Lunch Hero Day is coming up—May 6th! Last year, several local news affiliates profiled school nutrition professionals working in their communities. Here are a few of them. The love that these women have for their jobs ...
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This (dramatic pause) is the TED Radio Hour on NPR
Morning coffee and the TED Radio Hour on NPR. The recent show is all about Joseph Campbell's theory on the hero's journey...and I am beyond thrilled and honored to be included in this episode. Not just because of the Star Wars theme or that George Takei is ...
Morning coffee and the TED Radio Hour on NPR. The recent show is all about Joseph Campbell's theory on the hero's journey...and I am beyond thrilled and honored to be included in this episode. Not just because of the Star War...
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Halloween!
It you saw these monsters on Halloween night, you were trick-or-treating at our house.... I hope that everyone had a safe and happy Halloween!
It you saw these monsters on Halloween night, you were trick-or-treating at our house.... I hope that everyone had a safe and happy Halloween!
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I will draw your social media avatar—It's Tough to Lose Your Balloon contest!
It's Tough to Lose Your Balloon  will soon be on bookshelves everywhere! To celebrate, I am running a little contest. What can you win? I will draw your social media avatar in the style of the illustrations from my new book! Three winners will get digital a...
It's Tough to Lose Your Balloon will soon be on bookshelves everywhere! To celebrate, I am running a little contest. What can you win? I will draw your social media avatar in the style of the illustrations from my new book! T...
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Meltdown author interviews on the radio!
Per annual tradition, the authors attending Meltdown were interviewed on WRSI The River in the days leading up to Meltdown! Monte Belmonte, superlative human being, radio DJ and program director over at the station, conducts lively and engaging interviews. ...
Per annual tradition, the authors attending Meltdown were interviewed on WRSI The River in the days leading up to Meltdown! Monte Belmonte, superlative human being, radio DJ and program director over at the station, conducts ...
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Grace Lin's TED Talk—a MUST watch for anybody who works with young readers!
"A book can show you the world...It can also show you a reflection of yourself." My pal, author/illustrator Grace Lin, has given a poignant TED Talk on the importance of keeping a bookshelf filled with diverse books. This is twelve minutes that should be wa...
"A book can show you the world...It can also show you a reflection of yourself." My pal, author/illustrator Grace Lin, has given a poignant TED Talk on the importance of keeping a bookshelf filled with diverse books. This is ...
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Watch the Comics Squad: Lunch book trailer!

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Halloween—I am tickled and humbled by the use of my characters!
  Two Lunch Ladies, Cow from Punk Farm and Ollie the Purple Elephant were spotted in Maine!   Every year, I am showered with so many wonderful images of people using my characters in their Halloween celebrations. I am just tickled and honored by all of thes...
Two Lunch Ladies, Cow from Punk Farm and Ollie the Purple Elephant were spotted in Maine! Every year, I am showered with so many wonderful images of people using my characters in their Halloween celebrations. I am just tickl...
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Fall and Winter Events
Fall and Winter Schedule! There are a few events left before the calendar year comes to a close. Hope to see you soon! October 28 6:30 PM Medford, MA Medford Public Library November 8 4:00 PM Northampton, MA R. Michelson Galleries Annual Illustration Show N...
Fall and Winter Schedule! There are a few events left before the calendar year comes to a close. Hope to see you soon! October 28 6:30 PM Medford, MA Medford Public Library November 8 4:00 PM Northamp...
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Fall Schedule!
Poster art for the Princeton Children's Book Festival.   While I shudder at the thought of summer being over, I wanted to share dates for some exciting events I have coming up this fall. (OK, take a look below and forget that I just made a reference to any ...
Poster art for the Princeton Children's Book Festival.   While I shudder at the thought of summer being over, I wanted to share dates for some exciting events I have coming up this fall. (OK, take a look below and forget that...
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author and illustrator of children's picture books and middle grade graphic novels and chapter books
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author/illustrator of books for kids - picture books, graphic novels and chapter books
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    Illustration, 1996 - 1999
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