R. Gregory Christie

R. Gregory Christie

R. Gregory Christie has been a professional illustrator for more than 20 years, working on a variety of projects including more than 50 books for children. He has won multiple awards, including an NAACP Image Award, two New York Times’ 10 Best Illustrated Children’s Book of the Year Awards, and three Coretta Scott King Honor Awards for Illustration. His most recent book is Philip Reid Saves the Statue of Freedom by Steven Sellers Lapham and Dr. Eugene Walton. In addition to his illustration work, Mr. Christie currently operates the wonderful children’s bookstore Gas-Art Gifts in Decatur, GA.