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Robert Magnuson

Show and Tell: Creating a Successful Children's Book Series
August 4, 2019 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM | Namayan | Anvil Publishing

Robert Magnuson is a Philippine-based writer and illustrator of children's literature. He has won awards for his work, including the National Children's Book Award for The Great Duck and Crocodile Race as one of the Best Reads of 2012. Robert is known for frequently using sequential art techniques in his books. His comic strip, Shirley's Pets, ran for seven years in the Junior Inquirer. He has produced comics for both the local independent market as well as for periodicals such as Kidzone. Robert continues to write and illustrate books while conducting workshops for kids.