I’ve written and illustrated numerous children’s books, including Kiki’s Blankie and The Twelve Days of Christmas in Texas published by Sterling Books for Children. As well as illustrating my own books, I enjoy illustrating for other authors.
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“I love Kiki—her unsentimental bravado is so wonderfully childlike. I give her my blanket (sorry—blankie) approval.”
—Jane Yolen
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Other publishers and imprints I’ve worked with include: Harcourt, Candlewick Press, Cartwheel, Orchard, Dutton, Little, Brown/Tingley.
Other titles I’ve written and illustrated: Altoona Baboona, Otis, Nutmeg & Barley + more.

Literary publishers: If you’d like to discuss the possibility of working together on a book, please contact my agent Erzsi Deàk with Hen & Ink Literary Studio: Erzsi@henandink.com.
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Publishers Weekly reviews for books written by other authors:
ROCK-A-BABY BAND
(by Kate McMullan, Little, Brown/Tingley):
“Bynum’s
vivacious, unusually kinetic watercolor-and-ink pictures depict the usual gang of cute cut-ups—the baby with a backwards baseball cap playing a guitar, the pacifier-sucking infant who always seems on the verge of losing his diaper. She creates some good jokes: one baby embraces a microphone—a hairbrush attached to a plunger—while a nestful of baby birds jams along. The very young will savor the babies’ sweet sassiness and their freedom (there’s nary a nay-saying grown-up in sight). Multicolored type accents Bynum’s jazzy palette for a finishing touch.”

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PORCUPINING, A PRICKLY LOVE STORY
(by Lisa Wheeler, Little, Brown/Tingley)
“A porcupine in a petting zoo? The concept sounds absurd, but Wheeler and Bynum succeed in creating an appealing if clueless lonely porcupine who’s looking for love in all the wrong places.”


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