LeUyen Pham is the award-winning and critically acclaimed illustrator of more than one hundred books for children. She is also a three-time VCBF author and illustrator and the inspiration for the 2019 VCBF LIVE Mural with Monty Montgomery and featured illustrator in the LCVA’s 2018 illustration exhibition.
LeUyen (pronounced Lay-Win) is the New York Times bestselling illustrator of the Julianne Moore’s picture book series, “Freckleface Strawberry,” Kelly DiPucchio’s picture book “Grace for President,” and Shannon and Dean Hale’s middle grade series “Princess in Black.” LeUyen is also the illustrator of “God’s Dream” by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, the “Alvin Ho” series by Lenore Look, the “Vampirina Ballerina” picture book series by Anne Marie Pace, and “The Boy Who Loved Math” by Deborah Heiligman. Her more recent books include “Bear Came Along” by Richard Morris and “Love is Powerful” by Heather Brewer.
She is also the co-creator, along with Shannon Hale, of the groundbreaking bestselling graphic memoirs Real Friends and Best Friends.