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Daniel Salmieri

Biography

Daniel Salmieri

Daniel Salmieri grew up in Brooklyn, NY making drawings of fighter jets, Ninja Turtles and the 1990s Knicks roster. He graduated from the University of the Arts in 2006 with a BFA in Illustration. Daniel has illustrated 8 picture books, including a New York Times bestseller and Notable Book, and has won several awards including the Borders Original Voices Award and the NAIBA 2013 Book of the Year Award. He illustrates theater posters, album art, and portraits of people's dogs. His illustrations have been in the Brooklyn Public Library and the Society of Illustrators. Daniel currently lives in Brooklyn, NY.

Daniel Salmieri

Books by Daniel Salmieri

Written by Adam Rubin with illustrations by Daniel Salmieri - Animals , Children's 3-5, Fantasy, Fiction
News alert! It has just been discovered that there are NO MORE TACOS left anywhere in the world. This is a huge problem because, as you know, dragons love tacos. If only there was a way for the dragons to travel back in time, to before tacos went extinct. Then they could grab lots of tacos and bring them back! It’s the perfect plan, as long as there’s no spicy salsa. You remember what happened last time...
witten by Sara Pennypacker with illustrations by Daniel Salmieri - Children's, Family, Fiction, Picture
Their home is boring. Their food is plain. Their lives are monotonous. And Mr. and Mrs. Dullard like it that way.
 
But their children --- Blanda, Borely, and Little Dud --- have other ideas...
written by Adam Rubin, illustrated by Daniel Salmieri

An ordinary bubble may seem pretty harmless to you. To the monsters of La La Land, however, a fragile, shimmering bubble is an object of terror, and when the frightening habits of bubbles are detailed by a fear-mongering monster, Yerbert, Froofle, and Wumpus run away and cry. But with encouragement from the narrator and from readers—“Go on, Wumpus, you can do it. (Tell Wumpus he can do it.)”—the three learn to confront their fears and triumph over the bubbles!

Written by Adam Rubin with illustrations by Daniel Salmieri - Animals , Children's 3-5, Fantasy, Fiction, Humor

Dragons love tacos. They love chicken tacos, beef tacos, great big tacos, and teeny tiny tacos. So if you want to lure a bunch of dragons to your party, you should definitely serve tacos. Buckets and buckets of tacos. Unfortunately, where there are tacos, there is also salsa. And if a dragon accidentally eats spicy salsa...oh, boy. You're in red-hot trouble.