About Cara 2021
This is Cara.
Cara has spent the last fifteen years designing and art directing critically acclaimed children's books. She counts the Caldecott Medal-winning The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander and Kadir Nelson, New York Times bestselling The Quiet Book, and How to Be a Good Creature by National Book Award finalist Sy Montgomery among her favorite projects. Cara lives in Washington, D.C. with her inventor husband, Jason, and picture-book-tester-outer son, Wilder.
Some other bits about Cara:
>> She judges books by their covers
>> The pens on her desk are organized into warm and cool colors
>> She's a little bit Insta-famous
>> Cara has a campsite on an island in Maine booked for life
>> She can knit almost as fast as she can read
Cara is available for freelance and can be reached at email@example.com or through the contact form on this site.
Profile photograph by Christian Borger