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William Joyce (1)

This page covers the author of The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore.

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Author and illustrator, William Joyce was born December 11, 1957. He attended Southern Methodist University. He has written and illustrated many award-winning picture books. His first published title was Tammy and the Gigantic Fish. His other titles include George Shrinks, Dinosaur Bob, Santa Calls, The Leaf Men, A Day with Wilbur Robinson, Bently and Egg, and Rolie Polie Olie. In addition to writing and illustrating, he also works on movies based on his books. Among other awards, he has received a Golden Kite Award Honor Book for Illustration and a Society of Illustrators Gold Medal. In addition, he received two Annie awards for his Rolie Polie Olie series on the Disney Channel. He also won an Academy Award in 2012 for the category of Best Animated Short Film for for his work: The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore. He made The New York Times Best Seller List with his title The Numberlys. (Bowker Author Biography)
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George Shrinks 1,182 copies, 32 reviews
A Day with Wilbur Robinson (Author) 462 copies, 13 reviews
Bently & Egg 422 copies, 5 reviews
Santa Calls 398 copies, 8 reviews
Snowie Rolie 316 copies, 5 reviews
Rolie Polie Olie 304 copies, 9 reviews
Epic [2013 film] (Screenwriter) 245 copies, 1 review
The Numberlys 204 copies, 17 reviews
Sleepy Time Olie 190 copies, 4 reviews
The Sandman and the War of Dreams 162 copies, 2 reviews
Ollie's Odyssey 140 copies, 4 reviews
The Mischievians 109 copies, 4 reviews
Billy's Booger 69 copies, 5 reviews
Buddy 50 copies, 1 review
Big Time Olie 48 copies, 2 reviews
Be My Pal 37 copies, 1 review
The Guardians 36 copies
Life with Bob 16 copies
Baseball Bob 10 copies
Stick or Treat! 10 copies
Billy 9 copies, 1 review
Zowie 8 copies
Zowie's 123 2 copies, 1 review
Shoes (Illustrator) 417 copies, 10 reviews
Folklore and Fairy Tale Funnies (Contributor) 317 copies, 7 reviews
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2011 (Cover artist) 225 copies, 7 reviews
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