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Gabrielle Esposito

Born: in Chicago
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Esposito is a Chicago native. She graduated from Lincoln-Way East High School.

Biography: Gabrielle Esposito graduated with a BFA in illustration from the American Academy of Art. Her work includes five children's books in the 'Snowy Bear' series, co-authored by T.C. LiFonti and Charles 'Peanut' Tillman, published by Corner 33 Bear Books. The books feature full-color watercolor illustrations. The books have also been translated into Spanish.


Primary Audience(s): Children

Gabrielle Esposito on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

The story of beach bear and the sandcastle
ISBN: 9780692227244 OCLC: 920536835

As Beach Bear finds the perfect place next to the sea to build his sandcastle, the day grows longer and the tide slowly rises. When Beach Bear runs to get Mama Bear and show her his creation, he returns to find his castle in ruins. Mama Bear explains the importance of memories and pride in one's own accomplishments.

  The story of pirate bear and the treasure hunt
ISBN: 9780692228166 OCLC: 920542734

On the day of the Annual Little Bear Treasure Hunt, Pirate Bear heads to Unity Park in hopes of winning this year's hunt. However, when he decides to not join a team and tries to win all by himself, he soon finds himself struggling to keep pace.

The story of Snowy Bear and the lost scarf
ISBN: 9780615779188 OCLC: 951544318

One morning Snowy Bear woke up and saw that it was snowing!