Barry Moser

Barry Moser has won numerous accolades for his work, including the prestigious National Book Award for Design and Illustration and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award. He is both an author and an artist, whose illustrations can be seen in books ranging from Voices of Ancient Egypt by Kay Winters to Hummingbird Nest: A Journal of Poems by Kristine O'Connell George. Barry Moser's work is represented in collections throughout the world, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the British Museum, and the Library of Congress. He lives in western Massachusetts.

Books by this Author

The Call of the Wild
Lousy Rotten Stinkin' Grapes
Earthquack!
The Three Silly Billies

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Oh, time, strength, cash, and patience. (Melville)

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Again, hard to single one out...Tom Sawyer

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Cooking.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. To either sing beautifully or to play the piano.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. They could not be published I'm afraid.

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