Barry Moser

Barry Moser has won numerous accolades for his work, including the prestigious National Book Award for Design and Illustration and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award. He is both an author and an artist, whose illustrations can be seen in books ranging from Voices of Ancient Egypt by Kay Winters to Hummingbird Nest: A Journal of Poems by Kristine O'Connell George. Barry Moser's work is represented in collections throughout the world, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the British Museum, and the Library of Congress. He lives in western Massachusetts.

Books by this Author

The Call of the Wild
Lousy Rotten Stinkin' Grapes
Earthquack!
The Three Silly Billies

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Oh, time, strength, cash, and patience. (Melville)

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Hamburgers.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Honore Daumier

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Useless words, such as "Like" and "awesome."

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Hard to pick a single one, but...Frankenstein's monster

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