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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Shawn Sheehy  

Pen Name: 

Genre: Fiction Illustrator Non-Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born:


-- Web -- https://www.shawnsheehy.com/
-- WorldCat: -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=Shawn++Sheehy


Illinois Connection

Sheehy lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Shawn Sheehy is an artist with a love of ecology who enjoys exploring such themes as interconnectedness, adaptability, and evolution. Passionate about pop-up books, he works sculpturally with the book format and has presented numerous workshops on pop-up engineering across the country. He is the award-winning creator of Welcome to the Neighborwood. Passionate about pop-up books, he works sculpturally with the book format and presents workshops on pop-up engineering across the country.


Awards

Welcome to the Neighborwood , Starred Reviews - Booklist, Publishers Weekly

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability: No.

Selected Titles At Your Library

Beyond the Sixth Extinction: A Post-Apocalyptic Pop-Up
ISBN: 076368788X. OCLC Number: 1019884473

Candlewick. .

A pop-up field guide to eight fantastical creatures from a future world, along with spreads and flaps presenting details about each one.--

Welcome to the Neighborwood
ISBN: 0763665940. OCLC Number: 881655282

Candlewick. .

In this pop-up book meet seven animal builders and see how their unique skills help them to survive -- and to live together in harmony in the neighborwood!--Back cover.