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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Josh Schneider  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:CHILD Fiction

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Illinois Connection

Schneider is a Winnetka native and an attorney in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Josh Schneider is an author and illustrator. He studied illustration at Washington University in Saint Louis. His first book, ''You'll Be Sorry'', was named "Book That Provides Best Ammunition to Parents Weary of Warning Their Kids About Socking Their Siblings" by Publishers Weekly magazine.


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Awards

-- '''''You'll be Sorry''''' *Best Book for Children, Association of Booksellers for Children *Notable Book, International Reading Association '''''Tales for Very Picky Eaters''''' *Theodor Seuss Geisel Award, 2012 *ILLINOIS READS Book Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2015 '''''The Meanest Birthday Girl''''' *Starred Review, Kirkus *Starred Review, Publishers Weekly '''''Bedtime Monsters''''' *Starred Review, Publishers Weekly '''''Princess Sparkle-Heart Gets a Makeover''''' *Starred Review, Kirkus *Starred Review, Publishers Weekly '''''Everybody Sleeps (But not Fred)''''' *Starred Review, Kirkus *Starred Review, Publishers Weekly *ILLINOIS READS Book Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2018