Karl Newsom Edwards began working as an illustrator in 1976 and has published several books for children. Kirkus Reviews said of Fly!, his first book for Alfred A. Knopf, "In fewer than twenty words, Edwards pieces together a story of grand willpower and discovery." He lives in Portland, Oregon. Learn more about Karl and his work at karlnewsomedwards.com or on Twitter at @KarlEdwardsArt.
"Totally, infectiously ebullient" --Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review