Robert Neubecker

Robert Neubecker is the author and illustrator of Linus the Vegetarian T. Rex and of his own Wow! series. He is also the award-winning illustrator of Shiver Me Timbers by Douglas Florian, Sophie Peterman Tells the Truth by Sarah Weeks, I Got Two Dogs by John Lithgow, and Monsters on Machines by Deb Lund. A graduate of Parsons School of Design, Robert also illustrates for the New York Times and Slate magazine. After twenty years in Manhattan, he and his family live in Park City, Utah. Visit Robert at Neubecker.com.

Books by this Author

Linus the Vegetarian T. rex
Shiver Me Timbers!
Too Many Monsters!
Sophie Peterman Tells the Truth!
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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. your life is what your thoughts make it- Marcus Aurelius

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Honesty, humility, competence

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. My children

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. I don't spend a lot of time thinking like that. But it would be cool to be a dolphin. I see them a lot when I'm out surfing. They are so free.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. I enjoy Winston Churchill, I admire harry Truman because he spent his twenties behind a plow (sorta like George in "It's a Wonderful Life") I admire these guys, but I more identify with the common man of every era.

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