Jeff Jarka

Jeff Jarka
Theresa Nicholson Jarka

Jeff Jarka was once an ordinary man who one day decided to become a children’s book author. First he dug up a book calledLove That Puppy! and now has dragged in this sequel.


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Theresa Nicholson Jarka
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Q & A

Where did you grow up?

Just outside New York City.

 

What artists have most influenced your work?

Lots. Charles Schulz, Jack Kirby, Mad magazine, Hanna-Barbera, Dr. Seuss, Chester Gould, Chris Ware, and many more.

 

What are your hobbies and interests besides drawing, reading and books?

Toy collecting.

 

What one or two words of advice would you give for young authors/illustrators?

Keep writing and drawing. You only fail if you quit.

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Love That Kitty!

Jeff Jarka; illustrations by Jeff Jarka
Henry Holt and Co.

Peter is an ordinary boy . . . sometimes. Then one day he decides to become a cat. He purrs. He pounces on unsuspecting prey. He discovers the joy of yarn. And...


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Love That Puppy!

Jeff Jarka; illustrations by Jeff Jarka
Henry Holt and Co.

Peter is an ordinary boy . . . at first. Then one day he decides to become a dog. He loves to play fetch. He can bark like no one’s business. And just look at...


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