Biography for Home for Bird

McMillan Palgrave

Philip C. Stead is the author of the 2011 Caldecott Medal book, A Sick Day for Amos McGee,which was illustrated by his wife, Erin E. Stead. His most recent picture book, Jonathan and the Big Blue Boat, was the recipient of starred reviews fromKirkus and Publishers Weekly. Philip lives with his wife in Ann Arbor, Michigan.