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About Jim Arnosky

Jim Arnosky’s latest book is "Tooth & Claw: The Wild World of Big Predators" (Sterling). If you would like to read more about the Arnoskys' cabin, the early days of Cricket Magazine, and children’s publishing in an earlier time, go to and click on the memoir "Born In A Tree."

Remembering Trina Schart Hyman

November 19, 2014 marks the ten-year anniversary of the death of illustrator Trina Schart Hyman. Author/illustrator Jim Arnosky shares his memories of the Great Lady — what she meant to him as a mentor and as a friend. We are approaching ten years since the world of children’s literature lost Trina Schart Hyman. I still […]