Monday, June 23, 2014
Lisa Jahn-Clough and Ed Briant
Ed Briant began his career as an editorial illustrator and comic artist in London and made his foray into children's literature after moving to the US in the late-90's with his first illustrated book, PAPER PARADE. He has gone on to both write and illustrate his own books as well as to write young adult novels. Some of his titles include, DON'T LOOK NOW, IF YOU LIVED HERE YOU'D BE HOME BY NOW and I AM (NOT) THE WALRUS, He is the illustrator and co-creator of the Publisher's Weekly comic strip, 'The Slush Pile.' Ed teaches illustration and creative writing in southern New Jersey and spends his summers in Portland. The Green Light reader series, PETAL AND POPPY is his latest endeavor and first collaboration with his wife, Lisa Jahn Clough.