Jerome Lagarrigue

Jerome Lagarrigue was born and grew up in Paris, France, in a family of artists. Mr. Lagarrigue is the illustrator of one previous picture book, "My Man Blue, " by Nikki Grimes, and his work has also appeared in the "New Yorker" and on the cover of the "New York Times Book Review." A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, he currently teaches drawing and painting at Parsons School of Design and lives in Brooklyn, New York.