About the Author

Graham Ross

Look! Look what I've done!! The words of an eight year old as he holds up the drawing of a vibrant red fire engine. Oh Graham, that's wonderful.

Really? Oh this is good. You draw a picture and you get a reaction. I could get into this! And so it began. The seed was planted, further watered by bedtime rituals of propping pillows up against his bedroom wall getting into bed to get lost in a family member's reading of The Wind in the Willows.

An unintended lesson learned through those readings that our intrepid illustrator still calls upon in his illustration work is that the viewer will take different things from the illustration and he will add elements to the illustration that may go over some heads, but others will catch them and smile. There's always something to look at.

A graduate of the illustration program at Sheridan College in Ontario, Graham thought he would stick around the big smoke and in addition to his work as a designer at Canadian publisher McClelland & Stewart, he would also cultivate his Flock of Seagulls hair style and work on his dance floor moves. But alas soon follicles started to recede and shoulder pads deflated, so Graham moved back to his hometown of Ottawa, Ontario to contemplate his next career move.

It was in Ottawa that Graham began his freelance illustration and graphic design career. A career that has spawned illustrations for such publishers as Orca Book Publishers, Scholastic Canada, and Meadowside Books of the United Kingdom, as well as numerous Canadian government agencies and private design firms.

He lives in Merrickville, Ontario with a circus star family: his juggling wife, a helldriver daughter, a canine cannonball, and a fire breathing cat.

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Alphabetter

Alphabetter

by Dan Bar-el
illustrated by Graham Ross
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Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur 4 Books in 1!

Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur 4 Books in 1!

Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur; Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur and the Stink Spectacular; Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur and the Cat-Dog Translator; Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur and the Best Test
by Luke Sharpe
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:Hardcover
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By A Thread

By A Thread

by Ned Dickens
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:eBook
also available: Hardcover
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By a Thread

By a Thread

by Ned Dickens
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:Hardcover
also available: eBook
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“I sympathize, Bard,” murmured Curtis politely.

“But, frankly, I think that you've landed quite lightly,

While I am, I think, at the end of my thread.

If I am and I fall, I'm afraid I'll be—."

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Cheetah

Cheetah

by Wendy A. Lewis
illustrated by Graham Ross
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also available: Paperback
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Monster Lunch

Monster Lunch

by Pat Skene
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:eBook
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Rhyme Stones

Rhyme Stones

by Pat Skene
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
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The Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur Collection

The Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur Collection

Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur; Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur and the Stink Spectacular; Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur and the Cat-Dog Translator; Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur and the Best Test
by Luke Sharpe
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:Paperback
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The Paper Wagon

The Paper Wagon

by Martha Attema
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
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Timberwolf Prey

Timberwolf Prey

by Sigmund Brouwer
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:eBook
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Timberwolf Rivals

Timberwolf Rivals

by Sigmund Brouwer
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:eBook
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Timberwolf Tracks

Timberwolf Tracks

by Sigmund Brouwer
illustrated by Graham Ross
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What a Hippopota-Mess

What a Hippopota-Mess

by Pat Skene
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:eBook
tagged : humorous
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What a Hippopota-Mess!

What a Hippopota-Mess!

by Pat Skene
illustrated by Graham Ross
edition:eBook
tagged : humorous
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