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Stacy Curtis

Born: 1971
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Curtis lives in Oak Lawn.

Biography: Stacy Curtis is an award-winning cartoonist, illustrator and printmaker who draws editorial cartoons, comics and illustrations for various publications and web sites. He has illustrated several children's books and also creates hand-pulled screenprinted movie posters, gigposters and art prints through his company, ''Mile 44''. Some of his clients include: ''Simon & Schuster'', ''Scholastic'', ''Highlights Magazine'', ''Cricket Magazine'', ''Innovative Kids'', ''Standard Publishing'', ''The Chicago Tribune'' and ''BowTie Press''.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction; Illustrator

Primary Audience(s): Children

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Selected Titles

A place for everything /
ISBN: 1416994254 OCLC: 419814606

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York : ©2010.

After failing to find his favorite sneakers in time for the big basketball game, Jumper the rabbit learns how to put his room in order by organizing his possessions.

Bases loaded, 3.
ISBN: 0142417513 OCLC: 884834463

Puffin, 2011.

Fourth grade best friends Ray and Graham try to avoid the class bully, have fun with a substitute teacher, and get the attention of the girls they like while concentrating on winning the Little League Championships.

Goob and his grandpa /
ISBN: 1442476532 OCLC: 821560597

Goob's friends help him after his grandpa passes away.

Just the way I am /
ISBN: 1416994238 OCLC: 310397000

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York : ©2009.

When Biff the beaver makes fun of Pokey's quills, his friends help the porcupine feel a lot better about himself. Includes note to parents and discussion questions.

  Lily and the yucky cookies /
ISBN: 1442476494 OCLC: 824608986

Lily Skunk bakes cookies for her friends without listening to her father's instructions.

  Meghan Rose and the not-so-silent night
ISBN: 9780784735787 OCLC: 794706824

Standard Publishing, Cincinnati, Ohio : ©2012.

When icy roads strand Meghan, her parents, and friend Kayla in a noisy church fellowship hall on Christmas Eve, Meghan comes to understand the true meaning of Christmas.

  Meghan Rose joins the club /
ISBN: 0784735794 OCLC: 794706820

Standard Publishing, Cincinnati, Ohio : ©2012.

When Meghan Rose and her friends, Lynette and Kayla, form an exclusive club, the Dinosaur Divas, other classmates form clubs, too, and rivalries cause trouble until Meghan Rose's father helps her find a Bible verse that leads to peace. Includes discussion questions, activities, and dinosaur facts.

Meghan Rose on stage!
ISBN: 9780784721032 OCLC: 123028997

Standard Pub., Cincinnati, Ohio : ©2007.

When her act for the talent show is mistakenly sabotaged, first-grader Meghan Rose discovers through prayer what her God-given talent is and proceeds to use it, and to bloom. Includes discussion questions and activities.

  Odd ball :
ISBN: 9781477816011 OCLC: 871362985

Presents fun facts and trivia about baseball, from its most eccentric players to unexpected events, fun mascots, and surprising fan experiences.

  One by one
ISBN: 9780545016551 OCLC: 225601926

Scholastic, New York : ©2007.

The bugs jump in the puddle one by one until the frog comes.

Raymond & Graham, cool campers /
ISBN: 0142418757 OCLC: 650211002

Puffin Books, New York, N.Y. : 2011.

Best friends Raymond and Graham decide to reinvent themselves when they go to Camp Grizzly over the summer.

Raymond & Graham, dancing dudes
ISBN: 9780142415085 OCLC: 428024095

Puffin Books, New York : 2010, ©2008.

Fourth-grade best friends Raymond and Graham write Valentine poems, perform in a hoedown, and learn how to be men.

  Raymond and Graham rule the school
ISBN: 9780142414262 OCLC: 428158429

Puffin Books, New York : 2009, ©2008.

Best friends Raymond and Graham have looked forward to being the oldest, coolest, toughest boys at East Millcreek Elementary School, but from the start of fourth grade everything goes wrong, from getting the scary teacher to not getting the lead in the school play.

Ricky Vargas :
ISBN: 9780545310314 OCLC: 645789590

Scholastic, Inc., New York : [2011]

Second-grader Ricky excels at making people laugh, but learns that being funny at school is not always a good idea.

Ricky Vargas :
ISBN: 0545313961 OCLC: 798059670

Scholastic, New York : [2013]

Second-grader Ricky, the funniest boy in the world has an un-funny day, enters the talent contest and meets the substitute teacher.

Rocky Cave kids :
ISBN: 076145974X OCLC: 701807772

Miggy, who lives near Rocky Creek in Triassic Forest with the rest of her clan, finds a rare dragon stone that must be kept a secret lest it lose its magical powers.

  Sammy and the pecan pie /
ISBN: 1442476478 OCLC: 824608985

Sammy Squirrel and his twin sister, Sophie, usually get along but lately it seems everything is going her way.

Snack attack
ISBN: 9781416902386 OCLC: 144598063

Aladdin, New York : 2008.

A cat in a shack tricks a rat with a snack.

  Sophie and the perfect poem /
ISBN: 1442476516 OCLC: 816317723

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York : ©2013.

Ms. Hoot assigns Sophie and Biff as partners to write a poem, then encourages Sophie to open her eyes to the possibility that Biff is not as mean and scary as he seems and has some good ideas, too.

The 7 habits of happy kids /
ISBN: 1416957766 OCLC: 192042051

For the Seven Oaks friends, there is always something to do. Whether they're singing along with Pokey Porcupine's harmonica or playing soccer with Jumper Rabbit, everyone is having fun and learning all sorts of things. These seven stories show how practicing the 7 Habits makes this possible for the whole Seven Oaks Community. From learning how to take charge of their own lives to discovering how balance is best, the Seven Oaks friends have tons of adventures and find out how each and every kid can be a happy kid by practicing the 7 Habits.

The 7 habits of happy kids : habit 2 :
ISBN: 9781442496170 OCLC: 879284376

This collection includes volumes that help teach kids how to live their lives properly.

The fix-it crew
ISBN: 9781584766131 OCLC: 166390991

InnovativeKids, Norwalk, CT : ©2008.

In graphic novel format, a crew of workers, Ben, Bill, and Jan, work together to repair a hole in the fence and leaky roof, and to build a shed.

To be a cat /
ISBN: 1442454067 OCLC: 808684350

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, New York : ©2013.

Twelve-year-old Barney Willow gets his wish to be a cat but soon discovers that not all felines are cute and cuddly--some are downright evil--and his life is in grave danger, but his missing father may be able to help.

When I grow up /
ISBN: 1416994246 OCLC: 310397002

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York : 2009.

After her grandmother reads her a story about growing up, Allie the mouse imagines what she will be like when she is grown. Includes note to parents and discussion questions.

You know your dog owns you if-- /
ISBN: 1931993394 OCLC: 56133253

Bowtie Press, Irvine, Calif. : ©2004.