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Benson Shum


Author-illustrator BENSON SHUM uses watercolor, ink and digital tools to create his illustrations. Trained in animation, his stories and paintings are expressive and full of movement. Benson is also an animator on films such as Frozen, Big-Hero 6, Zootopia, Moana and Frozen 2  at the Walt Disney Animation Studios. Originally from Vancouver, he now resides in Los Angeles.

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Benson’s Bookshelf:

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Anzu the Great Kaiju
by Benson Shum
(Macmillan, 2021)

Untitled Anzu Book 2
by Benson Shum
(Macmillan, 2022)

Alex’s Good Fortune
by Benson Shum
(Penguin Workshop, 2021)

Sloth Went
by Adam Lehrhaupt, illustrated by Benson Shum (Bloomsbury, 2020)

★“Comic gold. . . . Younger children inspired by Sloth’s courage and independent spirit may likewise be drawn to dance along after their own successful (e)missions.”
Booklist, starred review

“Extremely endearing.” —Kirkus Reviews

Hide ‘N’ Sheep
by Jennifer Sattler, illustrated by Benson Shum (Little Simon, 2019)

Go To Sheep
by Jennifer Sattler, illustrated by Benson Shum (Little Simon, 2019)

Holly’s Day at the Pool
Walt Disney Animation Studios Artist Showcase
by Benson Shum (Disney-Hyperion, 2017)



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Bookmark Literary
Teresa Kietlinski
189 Berdan Ave #101
Wayne NJ 07470


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