David Gordon

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David Gordon is the author and illustrator of the critically acclaimed The Ugly Truckling and The Three Little Riggs. His first book for Simon & Schuster was the adorable Smitten. He has done concept work for Pixar’s Toy Story; Toy Story 2; A Bug’s Life; Monsters, Inc.; and Cars; as well as Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants. He also did character design work on Blue Sky’s Robots. He lives in New York City. Visit him at IllustratorRanch.com.

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Books by this Author

Trucktown Collector's Set
Race from A to Z
Dizzy Izzy
Kat's Maps
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My Life in 8 Words

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

A. Painting. Speaking other languages. Playing music.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. It is pouring out right now, and I'm sleepy, so I'd say under my blanket with a book in my hands or on a beach with a book shielding my face from the sun.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Staying alive this long.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. My strange and relentless brain.

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