Julian Hector

Author-illustrator Julian Hector was born in Los Angeles, grew up in rural Texas, and graduated from Parsons the New School for Design in New York City. His debut picture book, The Little Matador, was published in 2008. Julian lives in Guthrie, Oklahoma, and you can visit him online at www.julianhector.com.

Books by this Author

C. R. Mudgeon
The Gentleman Bug


C.R. Mudgeon

C.R. Mudgeon, a sensible hedgehog, likes knowing just what to expect. Always. No surprises, no excitement. So when a noisy new neighbor, Paprika the squirrel, arrives, C.R. Mudgeon is even less cheerful than normal.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Everything! I would love to go back and redo it all.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Having the satisfaction of both friends and isolation, while never feeling the constraints of time.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. living out my dream without compromise.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. spiders, stepmothers, heights, and the Trader Joes on 14th Street.

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