Kevin Sherry

Kevin  Sherry

kevin sherry bio photoKEVIN SHERRY grew up in Southern New Jersey before moving to Baltimore to study Art at the Maryland Institute, College of Art. He is the author and illustrator of I’M THE BIGGEST THING IN THE OCEAN (Dial), which received starred reviews in Publishers Weekly and Kirkus Reviews, and a spot in the Society of Illustrators Original Art Show. He is also the creator of the hilarious chapter books series THE YETI FILES (Scholastic) featuring Blizz Richards and his crew of weird and wacky cryptids. Kevin is a chef, an avid cyclist, and a performer of hilarious puppet shows for humans of all ages. Kevin lives with his pet rat, Rockit, in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Kevin’s Bookshelf

I’m The Biggest Thing In The Ocean | Dial BFYR, 2007
I’m The Best Artist In The Ocean | Dial BFYR, 2008
Acorns Everywhere! | Dial BFYR, 2011
I’m the Scariest Thing in the Castle | Dial BFYR, 2011
Manners Mash-Up (contributing artist) | Dial BFYR, 2011
Turtle Island | Dial BFYR, 2014
The Yeti Files: Meet the Big Feet | Scholastic, 2014
The Yeti Files: Monsters on the Run | Scholastic, 2015
Swallow the Leader | written by Danna Smith | Clarion, 2016
The Yeti Files: Attack of the Kraken | Scholastic, 2016

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TURTLE ISLAND book trailer


• THE YETI FILES: MEET THE BIGFEET 2016-2017 Florida Sunshine State Young Readers’ Master List (Junior List)
• THE YETI FILES is a National Parenting Publications Award (NPAA) 2014 Silver Award Winner
The Examiner reviews TURTLE ISLAND
• Interview with Kevin on Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast