Bio

Courtney-kid-unhappyI grew up in East Texas where I passed the hot summer days reading, drawing, watching She-Ra and exploring my grandma’s farm.

I doodled constantly through elementary , middle and high school but didn’t think about art as a career until a fateful art history class at The University of Texas at Austin.  After transferring from Government to Studio Art, I moved to the east coast, had a baby and started pursuing a career in writing and illustrating picture books.

It took 8 years (and two more babies later)  but my first book, “Maya was Grumpy” was published in 2013, by Flashlight Press.

My  second written & illustrated picture book, “DRAGONS RULE, PRINCESSES DROOL! ” was released May 2, 2017 from Little Simon, Simon & Schuster.

 

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For questions regarding book or illustration work please contact:

Tricia Lawrence
Erin Murphy Literary Agency
http://emliterary.com/

To order a personalized, signed book call Hooray for Books  at ( 703) 548-4092 and request a personalized copy to purchase.

If you are interested in school visits or summer classes, please visit the informational pages linked or contact directly:

e-mail: courtney@pippinmathur.com