Books by Craig Frazier

Craig Frazier is recognized worldwide for his illustration and graphic design. He is the author of Stanley Goes for a Drive and The Illustrated Voice (a personal monograph) and is the designer of the Adobe typeface Critter. He is married with two children


TYLER MAKES A BIRTHDAY CAKE! by Tyler Florence
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: April 22, 2014

"Like most desserts, sweet and enjoyable but not essential. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Food Network star chef Florence and esteemed graphic artist Frazier serve up a third entry about cooking and food origins. Read full book review >
TYLER MAKES SPAGHETTI! by Tyler Florence
Released: May 1, 2013

"Florence's purpose is clear: "Good food can save the day!" A worthy message, drawn perfectly by Frazier, whose illustrations could work without the words. (recipe, additional information) (Picture book. 4-8)"
Florence and Frazier are back (Tyler Makes Pancakes!, 2012), this time with dinner as young Tyler learns about spaghetti—how to cook it and where its ingredients come from—in this masterfully illustrated story. Read full book review >
TYLER MAKES PANCAKES! by Tyler Florence
Released: May 1, 2012

"A strong choice for foodies and all curious children. (recipe, informational page) (Picture book. 4-8)"
Do pancakes come from a box? Read full book review >
BEE & BIRD by Craig Frazier
ADVENTURE
Released: May 10, 2011

"Still, pleasant and cheery, it is an interesting and urbane read. (Picture book. 2-6)"
A bee and bird travel from tree and truck to boat and beehive; the likable pair are the perfect guides to this wordless work on perspective. Read full book review >
LOTS OF DOTS by Craig Frazier
FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2010

In his gamesome new work, Frazier shows how one shape—the simple dot—creates and shapes our world. Read full book review >

HANK FINDS INSPIRATION by Craig Frazier
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

Stanley and his snake friend Hank return in this beautifully illustrated and eloquently told tale of discovery. Read full book review >

TRUCKS ROLL! by George Ella Lyon
FICTION
Released: June 5, 2007

Standing out as bright and unique in an increasingly competitive genre of picture books highlighting wheeled machines, Lyon and Frazier team up to seamlessly combine loads of truck facts with some funky whimsy to mesmerize the tot that can't get enough. Read full book review >

STANLEY GOES FISHING by Craig Frazier
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2006

Meet Stanley, a fellow who sees things differently, as in his two previous stories, Stanley Goes for a Drive (2005) and Stanley Mows the Lawn (2004). Read full book review >

STANLEY MOWS THE LAWN by Craig Frazier
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2005

What begins as a routine chore literally takes a turn, with a satisfying and visually creative result. Read full book review >

STANLEY GOES FOR A DRIVE by Craig Frazier
FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 2004

When Stanley goes for a drive in his old red pickup on a dried-out, brown-as-dirt summer day, he's not thinking about much. Read full book review >