Jason Chin combines imaginative storytelling with scientific information to create books that both enchant and educate. He is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor and Sibert Honor and the Orbis Pictus Award for Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon was also nominated for the Vermont Book Award. His other books include Nine Months, Pie is for Sharing, Water is Water, Redwoods, Gravity, and Island: A Story of the Galapagos. Jason grew up in Lyme, NH and studied illustration at Syracuse University. He now lives with his family in Vermont.
Location: Burlington, VT
Programs: Author/Illustrator Presentations, Early Elementary (K-2), Grades 3-4, Grades 5-6, Middle School, Preschool