Caldecott Honor * New York Times Best Seller(s) * Oppenheim Platinum Book Award(s) * National Book Award Nominee* ALA Notable(s) * Notable Children's Trade Book in Social Studies * ABA Pick of the Lists * Story Telling World Award * Southern California Council on Literature for Children & Young People * Red Book Children's Book Award * Top Ten English Speaking Union of the United States Ambassador of Honor * Parent's Choice Award * Teacher's Choice Award * *International Reading Association CBC * Amelia Bloomer List* Children's Choice* Library of Congress Children's Book of the Year * National Council of Social Studies- Children's Book Council * Society of Illustrators Certificate(s )of Merit * NY Public Library 100 Titles of Reading & Sharing * Book List * Children's Editor's Choice
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York * Biennale of Illustrations Bratislava * Denver Public Library * Krasl Art Center * Mount Holyoke College Art Museum * Cedar Rapids Museum of Art * Keene State College Gallery * Joan Cavanaugh & Assoc. Gallery, NYC * Simmons College Art Gallery * Mazza Museum * Dromkeen Children's Literature Collection, Australia * Pelham Art Center, NY * Pelham, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne* Colorado Academy, Denver, Colorado * University of Southern Maine * Portland; Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery * University of Wisconsin at Eau Claire * The Original Art Exhibition(s) at the Society of Illustrators, NYC. * Served both as judge and Chair Person for the Society of Illustrators, ORIGINAL ART Exhibition.

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BOOKS OF WONDER July 7th 1-3PM
THE BEST MOTHER Book signing C.M Surrisi & Diane Goode



2018 BOOK EXPO: "Silent Auction"


2018 ST. FRANCIS 19th CELEBRITY AUCTION & GALA: "Doodle for Hunger" Nov.1


This illustration was created for and donated to the 2018 Silent Art Auction as part of BookExpo.

May 30, 2018.

This piece was created for and donated to the:
19th Annual "DOODLE FOR HUNGER" Celebrity Auction and Gala, NYC

Nov. 1, 2018
Pier 60-Chelsea Piers, New York City.


This illustration was created for and donated to the:
18th Annual "DOODLE FOR HUNGER" Celebrity Auction and Gala

St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters, NYC


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