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Diana Kizlauskas

Born: in Chicago, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Kizlauskas is a native Chicagoan. She earned a BA in Art Education at UIC and Illustration at the Illinois Institute of Art.

Biography: Diana Kizlauskas is an children's author, artist and illustrator. She began her career in advertising, illustrating promotional materials for nationally known companies including Land O'Lakes®, McDonald's®, and Quaker Oats®. She spent her free time illustrating newspaper feature stories for the newspaper's food, financial, and TGIF weekend sections. Later, she began illustrating trade and educational books for children. Her children's illustrations have been published by nationally and internationally known companies including Harcourt Achieve; Macmillan McGraw-Hill; Pearson Education/Scott Foresman; Compass/Seed Media; Pauline Books and Media; EDCO/Ireland and others.


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Primary Audience(s): Children

Website: https://dianakizlauskas.com/
Diana Kizlauskas on WorldCat : http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=Diana+Kizlauskas


Selected Titles

  Christmas best
ISBN: 9780991523344 OCLC: 975490030

Bright Bear Books, [Place of publication not identified] : ©2016. Everything is running smoothly in Santa's workshop at the North Pole until five elves decide to walk off their jobs in search of jobs that are more important.

  Howl of the mission owl =
ISBN: 9780990671374 OCLC: 896118309

Harmony is golden. During California's gold rush, the owl determined to find out WHO took the gold nugget--and why.

Jorge from Argentina :
ISBN: 9780819840066 OCLC: 856860983

This illustrated biography highlights the life of Pope Francis-- the first pope to be a member of the Jesuit religious order, to come from Latin America, and to take the papal name in honor of Saint Francis of Assisi.

  Lettuce!
ISBN: 9780991523313 OCLC: 1029301863

A delicious tall tale about caring and sharing!--Back cover.

Lettuce! /
ISBN: 0991523334 OCLC: 948619992

"A delicious tall tale about caring and sharing!"--Back cover.

 

 

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