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Genre: C:CHILDREN Fiction Illustrator




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Pugsley lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

KATE PUGSLEY is an illustrator, painter and surface designer. She attended the Rhode Island School of Design, where she received a BFA in Illustration. Kate designs lifestyle products under her own brand, and she works with clients like The New York Times, Red Cap Cards, Everlane and Lazzari. Mermaid Dreams is her debut picture book.

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Titles At Your Library


-- """Mermaid Dreams"""

-- *ILLINOIS READS Book Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2020