Melissa Sweet has illustrated many books for children, including Charlotte in Giverny. She lives in Rockport, Maine.
Cricket in the Thicket
Carol Murray; illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
A nonfiction picture book of poetry about fascinating insects with accompanying facts, notes, and illustrations by the Caldecott-winning Melissa Sweet.
Pray tell us, Mr. Mantis,
The 5,000-Year-Old Puzzle
Claudia Logan; Pictures by Melissa Sweet
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Search for the secrets of a hidden tomb
It is 1924, two years after the discovery of King Tut's tomb. Readers are invited to join a young boy, Will Hunt, as he and his family become...