G. Brian Karas

Books by This Illustrator

Clever Jack Takes the Cake

Illustrated by: G. Brian Karas
Age Level: 6-9
Jack is invited to the princess' birthday party but is too poor to buy a worthy gift so instead bakes a cake. It never gets delivered, however, but the clever boy gives the most lasting gift of all: an engaging story. Lively language and humorous illustrations are used in the original story told in the tradition of a folktale.

Incredible Me!

Illustrated by: G. Brian Karas
Age Level: 0-3
While everyone has a nose, toes, and hair, no one has them just alike — and so a girl with bouncy red ponytails celebrates her uniqueness, the “incredible me!” Engaging child-like drawings romp across the pages with rhythmic, rhyming text.

Oh No, Gotta Go!

Illustrated by: G. Brian Karas
Age Level: 3-6
It's Sunday and the family is on an outing in the car, when the mama hears the dreaded, "Oh no, gotta go" — and so begins the frantic search for a bathroom. The romp is funny and fast, with words in Spanish and English that turn a familiar experience into an introduction to another language.

Throw Your Tooth on the Roof: Tooth Traditions from Around the World

Illustrated by: G. Brian Karas
Age Level: 3-6

Lighthearted illustrations provide just the right tone for brief looks at what happens when children lose their teeth in various places around the world. The title indicates what is done in Korea while an American child awaits the tooth fairy's exchange. A map provides a quick glimpse of this intriguing, quick world tour just right for browsing.