Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: None Genre: C:CHILD Fiction Illustrator Born: Green Bay, Wisconsin
Illinois ConnectionRenier lives in Chicago
Biographical and Professional InformationAaron Renier is an author and an illustrator. While he writes and illustrates his own books, he also illustrates the books of other authors. He teaches drawing and comics at universities in Chicago. The author of three graphic novels for younger readers; Spiral-Bound, Walker Bean, and Walker Bean and the Knights of the Waxing Moon, Renier has also illustrated Dave Eggers' The Lifters. Renier is the recipient of the Eisner award in 2006 for talent deserving of wider recognition, and was an inaugural resident for the Sendak Fellowship in 2010.
*Spiral-Bound, Top Shelf Productions, 2005 *The Adventures of Sir Gawain the True, HMH, 2013 *The Adventures of Sir Givret the Short, HMH, 2009 *The Adventures of Sir Lancelot the Great, HMH, 2009 *The Unsinkable Walker Bean and the Knights of the Waxing Moon, First Second, 2018 *The Unsinkable Walker Bean, First Second, 2010 '''Books Illustrated by Aaron Renier and Written by Alice Schertle''' *"An Anaconda Ate My Homework", HMH, 2009 '''Books Illustrated by Aaron Renier and Written by Gerald Morris'''