Bryan Collier

Bryan Collier grew up in Maryland and began painting when he was fifteen. His first children's book, Uptown (Henry Holt), earned him the first-ever Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Award. He has also received four Caldecott Honors and has won the Coretta Scott King Award six times. He lives in New York with his wife and daughters. Visit his website at

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Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave
by Laban Carrick Hill, illustrated by Bryan Collier
from Little, Brown & Company
2011 Caldecott Honor Book
by Nikki Giovanni, illustrated by Bryan Collier
from Square Fish Publishing
for 1st-4th grade
2006 Caldecott Honor Book
in Biographies (Location: BIO)
The Watcher
by Nikki Grimes, illustrated by Bryan Collier
from Eerdmans
for 1st-4th grade
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
Trombone Shorty
by Troy Andrews, illustrated by Bryan Collier
from Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
for Kindergarten-3rd grade
2016 Caldecott Honor Book, 2016 Coretta Scott King Award Winner
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)