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Calef Brown

Calef Brown is the author and illustrator of thirteen books for children, including Polkabats and Octopus Slacks: 14 Stories ; Flamingos on the Roof: Poems and Paintings-- a New York Times best seller; The Ghostly Carousel ; and most recently, Up Verses Down (2019). He has also illustrated the work of a variety of authors, including James Thurber, Daniel Pinkwater, Edward Lear, and F. Scott Fitzgerald. Brown's illustrations have appeared in Newsweek, The New Yorker , Rolling Stone , Time , and...See more