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“By his redeployment of everyday items—a fish, a string bean, an amphibian—Wiesner suggests that fantastical things are happening all around us, that our dreams are closer than we think—whether those dreams belong to humans, clouds or frogs.”
Art & Max 2010
Friendship, creativity, and the mysterious point
where these two forces intersect.
A photographic journey through
the depths of the ocean.
The Three Pigs 2001
This isn't the same old story of
the pig siblings.
Sector 7 1999
An ordinary field trip turns into an
extraordinary visual adventure.
Night of the Gargoyles 1994
by Eve Bunting; illustrated by David Wiesner
What lurks about in the dark of night?
June 29, 1999 1992
Broccoli falls from the sky, bracing itself in the
backyard; turnips hit the trail in the Rocky
Mountains; and lima beans land in Levittown.
Frogs take flight along with
Imaginative play, Wiesner-style.
The Loathsome Dragon 1987
Retold by David Wiesner and Kim Kahng
Other TitlesTongues of Jade by Laurence Yep; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1991
The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Marianna Mayer. 1989
Rainbow People by Laurence Yep; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1989
Free Fall by David Wiesner. 1988
Firebrat by Nancy Willard; illustrations by David Wiesner. 1988
Kite Flier by Dennis Haseley; illustrations by David Wiesner. 1986
E.T., the Storybook of the Green Planet by William Kotzwinkle; based on a story by Steven Spielberg; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1985
Wand: the Return to Mesmeria by Allan W. Eckert; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1985
Dark Green Tunnel by Allan W. Eckert; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1984
Miranty and the Alchemist by Vera Chapman; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1983
Neptune Rising: Songs and Tales of the Undersea Folk by Jane Yolen; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1982
Owly by Mike Thaler; pictures by David Wiesner. 1982
Boy who Spoke Chimp by Jane Yolen; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1981
Man from the Sky by Avi; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1981
One Bad Thing about Birthdays by David R. Collins; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1981
Ugly Princess by Nancy Luenn; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1981
Honest Andrew by Gloria Skurzynski; illustrated by David Wiesner. 1980