Caldecott Honoree Vera Brosgol presents The Little Guys!

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 11:00am

Taking place during our regularly scheduled storytime, meet Vera Brosgol!

The Little Guys is the perfect addition to your home library and perfect for our storytime crowd!

Book signing to follow presentation


Vera Brosgol was born in Moscow, Russia in 1984 and moved to the United States when she was five. She received a diploma in Classical Animation from Sheridan College, and spent many years working in feature animation but now she is writing and drawing books full-time. She likes that very much.

She has storyboarded for Laika on the feature films CoralineParanormanThe Boxtrolls, and Kubo and the Two Strings, as well as for Cartoon Network, Frederator and various commercial projects.

 Her first graphic novel, Anya's Ghost, was published in 2011 by First Second Books and won an Eisner Award. Her first picture book, Leave Me Alone, was published in 2016 by Roaring Brook Press and won a Caldecott Honor.

She lives in Portland, OR, and loves knitting, riding her bike, and trying not to kill her plants.  She hopes you are enjoying looking at her drawings.

The Little Guys Cover Image
ISBN: 9781626724426
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 2nd, 2019

We are the Little Guys. 
Yes, we are small. But there are a lot of us.
Together we are strong, and we can get all we need.

The Little Guys might be small, but they aim to be mighty.