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Matthew Cordell

Matthew Cordell
Matthew Cordell

Matthew Cordell is the author and illustrator of Caldecott award winner Wolf in the Snow, Trouble Gum, Another Brother, hello! hello!, and Wish. He has illustrated the books of renowned authors including Philip Stead (Special Delivery), Rachel Vail (the Justin Case series), and Gail Carson Levine (Forgive Me, I Meant To Do It). He lives outside of Chicago with his wife, the novelist Julie Halpern, and their two children.

Caldecott Medal Winner

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Matthew Cordell

Hometown:
Simpsonville, SC
Currently resides:
Gurnee, IL
Favorite Author/Book:
SYLVESTER AND THE MAGIC PEBBLE by William Steig

King Alice

Matthew Cordell
Feiwel & Friends
Feiwel & Friends

Matthew Cordell, Caldecott award-winning author and illustrator of Wolf in the Snow, delivers yet another warm and delightful picture book in King Alice.

Alice and her...

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Trouble Gum

Matthew Cordell
Square Fish
Square Fish

Two little pigs playing with their gum get in BIG trouble!

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The Only Fish in the Sea

The Only Fish in the Sea

Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Matthew Cordell
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

Did you hear about little Amy Scott? She got a goldfish for her birthday and then just threw it in the ocean! That doesn’t seem right.

I guess Sherman and Sadie will have to go save little...

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Wolf in the Snow

Matthew Cordell
Feiwel & Friends
Feiwel & Friends

Winner of the 2018 Caldecott Medal

A girl is lost in a snowstorm. A wolf cub is lost, too. How will they find their way home?

Paintings rich with feeling tell this satisfying story...

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Lost. Found.

Lost. Found.

Marsha Diane Arnold; pictures by Matthew Cordell
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

On a wintry day, a bear loses his soft red scarf. The wind carries it *whoosh* to a pair of raccoons who use it to play tug-o-war. When they run off, a beaver dons the scarf as the perfect winter...

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Justin Case: Rules, Tools, and Maybe a Bully

Justin Case: Rules, Tools, and Maybe a Bully

Justin Case Series

Rachel Vail, illustrated by Matthew Cordell
Square Fish
Square Fish

Justin Case made it through third grade and summer camp in the previous two books. Now he's in fourth grade, and there's even more to worry about: friends, bullies, grades, tests—and did we say...

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Special Delivery

Special Delivery

Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Matthew Cordell
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

Sadie is on her way to deliver an elephant to her Great-Aunt Josephine, who lives completely alone and can really use the company.

She tries everything from mailing the elephant to boarding...

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Another Brother

Matthew Cordell
Feiwel & Friends
Feiwel & Friends

Matthew Cordell, the author-illustrator of Caldecott Medal winner Wolf in the Snow, crafts a delightful picture book about new siblings and growing families in Another Brother.

Life...

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Justin Case

Justin Case

Justin Case Series

Rachel Vail; Illustrated by Matthew Cordell
Square Fish
Square Fish

The diary of a third-grade year, as told by a loveable worrywart.

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