Individual Author Record
Name: Matthew ReinhartPen Name: None Genre: C:CHILD Fiction Born: 1971 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa Sites:
Illinois ConnectionThe author lived for a time in Illinois as a child.
Biographical and Professional InformationThe author's father was in the Navy so their family moved around a lot in the author's childhood. Originally studying biology for a possible career in medicine, Matthew eventually found his way to the Pratt Institute in Brookyln, NY. There he studied industrial design (toy design). Upon graduation, he apprenticed with Pop-up author Robert Sabuda who was a "paper engineer" and author of pop-up books.
''The Chronicles of Narnia Pop-up:...'', Katherine Tegen Books, 2007''Encyclopedia Mythologica: Dragons and Monsters'', Candlewick, 2011''DC Super Heroes: the Utimate Pop-up'', Little, Brown & Company, 2010''Star Wars: A Pop-up Guide to the Galaxy'', Orchard Books, 2007''Cinderlla: A Pop-up Fairy Tale'', Little, Simon, 2005''Encyclopedia Mythologica: Gods and Heroes'', Candlewick, 2010''Encyclopedia Prehistorica Dinosaurs:...'', Candlewick, 2005''Encyclopedia Mythologica: Fairies ...'', Candlewick, 2008''Encyclopedia Prehistorica: Sharks...'', Candlewick, 2006''The Jungle book: A Pop-up'', Little, Simon, 2006