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Nina Crews (1963-) Biography

Awards, Honors, SidelightsPersonal, Addresses, Career, Writings

Born 1963, in Frankfurt, Germany; Education: Yale University, B.A., 1985.

Office—c/o Greenwillow Books, 1350 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019.

Author and illustrator of children's books, and animator. Freelance animation artist/coordinator, 1986-94, and illustrator, 1991—. Ink Tank (animation studio), New York, NY, producer, 1995-97.


One Hot Summer Day, Greenwillow (New York, NY), 1995.

I'll Catch the Moon, Greenwillow (New York, NY), 1996.

Snowball, Greenwillow (New York, NY), 1997.

You Are Here, Greenwillow (New York, NY), 1998.

A High, Low, Near, Far, Loud, Quiet Story, Greenwillow (New York, NY), 1999.

A Ghost Story, Greenwillow (New York, NY), 2000.

The Neighborhood Mother Goose, Greenwillow (New York, NY), 2004.

Below, Henry Holt (New York, NY), 2006.


(Photographer) David A. Adler, My Writing Day, Richard Owen (Katonah, NY), 1999.

Nina Crews

(Illustrator) Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard, When Will Sarah Come?, Greenwillow (New York, NY), 1999.

(Illustrator) Bobbi Katz, We the People: Poems, Greenwillow (New York, NY), 2000.

(Photographer) Seymour Simon, From Paper Airplanes to Outer Space, Richard Owen (Katonah, NY), 2000.

Contributor of illustrations to periodicals, including Village Voice and Parenting.

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