Tag Archives: Praying mantis


Fort Wayne Museum of Art feature

The Fort Wayne Museum of Art has a feature on Wait – and See, my latest picture book collaboration with Helen Frost, and our sixth from Candlewick Press. From the museum’s blog: “Read on to learn more about this […]

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Wait – and See back cover

Here’s the back cover of my latest book with Helen, Wait – and See. Great to see it finding readers and all the nice reviews. “You will find yourself gasping at the close-up points of […]

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Wait – and See book trailer

Wait – and See is now out in the world, available everywhere books are sold. An intimate look at a praying mantis. Here’s my book trailer:

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Wait – and See debuts!

My latest book with Helen Frost will be available everywhere in just a few days. An intimate look at the life of a praying mantis, Wait – and See is our sixth book from Candlewick […]

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Newborn mantids escape their womb, doppelgänger sisters ready to bewitch an unsuspecting world. _____________________________________ Chinese mantis | Tenodera aridifolia sinensis

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Sterile Jewels

A garden trespasser waits on a bed of sterile jewels, filtering the strange results of mantid cryptography. _____________________________________ Chinese Praying Mantis | Tenodera aridifolia sinensis

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In Search of a Map

Her eyes scan the new landscape in search of a map, a flower’s cosmology ready for misadventures. _____________________________________ Chinese Praying Mantis | Tenodera aridifolia sinensis

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