Ashley Bryan

Ashley Bryan is the beloved author and illustrator of more than twenty children's books. Recently named a Newbery Honoree for his picture book Freedom Over Me, he has been the recipient of countless awards and recognitions including the Coretta Scott King - Virginia Hamilton Lifetime Achievement Award, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, and the May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award. He lives in Islesford, one of the Cranberry Isles off the coast of Maine.