David Gordon

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David Gordon is the author and illustrator of the critically acclaimed The Ugly Truckling and The Three Little Riggs. His first book for Simon & Schuster was the adorable Smitten. He has done concept work for Pixar’s Toy Story; Toy Story 2; A Bug’s Life; Monsters, Inc.; and Cars; as well as Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants. He also did character design work on Blue Sky’s Robots. He lives in New York City. Visit him at IllustratorRanch.com.

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Books by this Author

Extremely Cute Animals Operating Heavy Machinery
Trucktown Collector's Set
Race from A to Z
Dizzy Izzy
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. My strange and relentless brain.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. My strange and relentless brain.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. Me, with fewer debts and a bigger apartment.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Chocolate.


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