Woodleigh Hubbard

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B.A., The Evergreen State College, 1976


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Biographical Note

Woodleigh Hubbard is the author of 6 and illustrator of over 18 children's books. Her work has been featured on Reading Rainbow and has appeared in Newsweek and on the cover of Publisher's Weekly.

Honors Awards:

1990 American Institute of Graphic Arts Award for Excellence, for C Is for Curious: An ABC of Feelings
1990 Parent's Choice selection, Parent's Choice Foundation, for C Is for Curious: An ABC of Feelings
Notable Children's Book citation, American Library Association, for C Is for Curious: An ABC of Feelings
1993 Parent's Choice illustration honor book designation, Parent's Choice Foundation, for The Moles and the Mireuk: A Korean Folktale
1993 Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Award for Hip Cat
1993 Bookbuilder's West Award, for Hip Cat
1996 "Pick of the Lists" selection, American Booksellers Association, for The Precious Gift: A Navajo Creation Myth
2000 Society of Illustrators Show includee, for Once I Was ...

Park Beat: Rhymin Through The Seasons was featured on NPR's Morning Edition with Daniel Pinkwater on the Saturday following 9/11.

Hip Cat book coverPublication Type

Children's Books

Latest Publication Title

For the Love Of A Pug (author/illustrator), Putnam, 2003

Additional Publications

C is for Curious: An ABC of feelings (author/illustrator), Scholastic, 2002
Whoa, Jealousy! (author/illustrator), Putnam, 2002
Park Beat: Rhymin' Through the Seasons (illustrator), HarperCollins, 2001
All That You Are (author/illustrator), Putnam, 2000
Once I Was... (illustrator), Putnam, 1999
Imaginary Menagerie (illustrator), Chronicle Books, 1997
Twelve Days of Christmas (author/illustrator), Chronicle Books, 1996
Run, Run, Run! A Kutenai Indian Tale (illustrator), Addison-Wesley Publishing, 1996
The Precious Gift: A Navaho Creation Myth (illustrator), Simon & Schuster, 1996
Visual Feast (illustrator), Chronicle Books, 1995
Four Fur Feet (illustrator), Hyperion, 1994
The Moles and the Mireuk: A Korean Folktale (illustrator), Houghton Mifflin, 1993
Hip Cat (illustrator), Chronicle Books, 1993
The Friendship Book (author/illustrator), Chronicle Books, 1992
2 Is for Dancing: A 1 2 3 of Actions (author/illustrator), Chronicle Books, 1991

How did Evergreen help you in your career?

YES! It taught me to love learning and to take responsibility for my life.