Will Hillenbrand

Will Hillenbrand

About Will Hillenbrand: Will grew up in Cincinnati and graduated from The Art Institute of Ohio-Cincinnati. After taking a class in picture book art, he decided to try illustrating children's literature. Now, after more than 60 books, Will is an acclaimed and beloved illustrator. He lives in Terrace Park.

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Will Hillenbrand's School Visits & Speaking Engagements: Will emphasizes the artistic process and inspires the audience to pursue their own creativity. Will excels at connecting with any age group and clearly explaining his craft. Audience: Youth or Adult. Please visit this link for more about Will Hillenbrand's speaking.



Share Big Bear Share cover

SHARE, BIG BEAR, SHARE (2017): Big Bear's forest friends eye his berries hungrily, but he doesn't notice as he digs into his delicious snack, When the old oak tree says, "Share, Big Bear, share," he thinks the tree has said, "Hair, Big Bear, hair!" One comical scene follows another as Big Bear keeps misunderstanding the old oak tree's message until things finally get sorted out. Whimsical illustrations highlight the humor in this gentle story about the importance of sharing something special with friends. (Ages 4-8)



Me and Annie McPhee cover

ME AND ANNIE MCPHEE (2016): A cumulative counting book and rollicking read-aloud, full of fun for readers who love This Is the House that Jack Built and There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly. What begins as an empty island in the middle of the sea becomes fuller and fuller as readers turn through the pages. The lonely island "just big enough for me and Annie McPhee" might not be so lonely after all! (Ages 4-8)

31st Annual
Buckeye Book Fair
November 3, 2018
9:30 to 4:00
Fisher Auditorium Wooster, Ohio
$2 Admission
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