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Tony DiTerlizzi

About Tony DiTerlizzi

Tony DiTerlizzi is the illustrator of the 2003 Caldecott Honor Book The Spider and the Fly and co-creator, with Holly Black, of the Spiderwick Chronicles. He curated the exhibition “Louis Darling: Drawing the Words of Beverly Cleary,” opening at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in spring 2016.

Once Upon a Time It Was 1950

Ask any reader, teacher, librarian, author, or illustrator to rattle off their favorite Beverly Cleary books, and chances are the list will contain names of literary personalities we all know and love: Henry Huggins, Ramona Quimby, Ellen Tebbits, Ribsy, and (my favorite) the motorcycle-riding Ralph S. Mouse. Ask that same group if they know who […]