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Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Meg Fleming  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born: , in


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Illinois Connection

Fleming graduated from Naperville High School. She lived in Fox River Grove until moving out of state.

Biographical and Professional Information

Meg Fleming is a children's author and a voice teacher. She draws on her love of rhythm, rhyme, and lyricism to create and imagine stories. She lives outside of San Francisco.


Published Works Expand for more information


Titles At Your Library

I Heart You
ISBN: 1442488956

Beach Lane Books. 2016

This tender, rhyming picture book is a lively celebration of love.

Little ones adore being independent and trying new things. But they also need Mom and Dad’s reassurance and snuggles. With her spare, lyrical text, debut author Meg Fleming captures the exuberance, the affection, and the tender push-and-pull of life with a child. And illustrator Sarah Jane Wright’s evocative illustrations infuse the story with generous helpings of warmth and love.

Ready, Set, Build!
ISBN: 1499801750

little bee books. 2017

Grab your hard hat and get ready for a day of construction fun with a busy builder and his friend!

Grab your hard hat, tie your boots.

Pack your lunch. Ready? Scoot!

Sketch a dream. Post a chart.

Hatch the plan before you start.

Get ready for a day full of construction fun! Children can follow a busy dog builder as he sketches and plans his dream, clears rubble to make space, and gets to work digging, lifting, and sawing. He builds a house for himself and his bird friend, and satisfied after a hard day's work, they takes in all they've done and look forward to the next day of building!

Ready, Set, Sail!
ISBN: 1499805330

little bee books. 2018

Join these sailors as they explore the sea during a fun day of sailing in this follow-up to Ready, Set, Build!

Shout your orders loud and fast.

"Hoist the mainsail up the mast!"

Grab your life vest, hold on to your compass, and get ready for a day full of sailing fun with a playful tiger and turtle! Follow these salty sailors as they raise their anchor, cast off, and explore the sea in their little sloop. And after a long day of sailing, they gather and tell tales of all the things they've seen!

Sometimes Rain
ISBN: 148145918X

Beach Lane Books. 2018

Celebrate the four seasons of the year and all of the fun that comes with them with this lyrical, rhyming picture book from the author of I Heart You.

Sometimes it rains, sometimes it snows, sometimes the sun shines, and sometimes the trees change color. But no matter what the seasons bring, there is lots of fun to be had! This lyrical exploration of the four seasons and all of the wonder that they bring is illustrated with vibrant watercolors.


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