Jason Chin combines imaginative storytelling with scientific information to create books that both enchant and educate. His books Redwoods, Coral Reefs, Island: A Story of the Galápagos, and Gravity, have received wide critical acclaim including numerous starred reviews and several awards. His picture book Grand Canyon was nominated for the Caldecott Award and the Vermont Book Award. Jason grew up in Lyme, NH and studied illustration at Syracuse University. He started his career while working at a children’s bookstore in New York City. 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