about stephen

STEPHEN SAVAGE is the author and illustrator of 9 books for children, including the New York Times bestselling picture book POLAR BEAR NIGHT, written by Lauren Thompson. He is the creator of the WHERE’S WALRUS? books, SUPERTRUCK, and LITTLE TUG. Steve is the recipient of a New York Times Best Illustrated Book award, a Sendak Fellowship, an ILA Primary Fiction Award, and a gold medal from the Society of Illustrators. His editorial illustrations have appeared in dozens of major newspapers and magazines including the New York Times, The Atlantic Monthly, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal. He teaches at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan and lives in Brooklyn with his wife and their daughter.