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Mike Lowery

Biography

Mike Lowery

Mike Lowery is an artist living in Atlanta, Georgia with a beautiful German lady named Katrin and his incredibly genius daughter, Allister. Lowery's work has been seen on everything from greetings cards to children's books to gallery walls all over the world, and he is a Professor of Illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design Atlanta. He lives in an atomic ranch house, surrounded by trees where he likes to draw little animals in party hats and other silly stuff.

Mike Lowery

Books by Mike Lowery

written by Mac Barnett with illustrations by Mike Lowery - Adventure, Children's 7-10, Comedy, Fiction, Humor, Mystery

When the Crown Jewels go missing from inside a locked room, Mac's spy skills are put to the test. Will Mac be able to solve this locked room mystery before the thief escapes? This mystery isn't just a whodunit...it's a howdunit! The action in this new adventure is nonstop, as Mac travels to an ancient Irish castle to solve the mystery. There, he encounters everything from killer king cobras to bizarre ice sculptures...and even a revenge plot dating back hundreds of years! Will you be able to solve the mystery before Mac does?

Written by Mac Barnett with illustrations by Mike Lowery - Adventure, Children's 7-10, Fiction, Mystery

The precious Crown Jewels have been stolen, and there's only one person who can help the Queen of England: her newest secret agent, Mac B. Mac travels around the globe in search of the stolen treasure...but will he find it in time? From secret identities to Karate hijinks, this fast-paced, witty and historically inspired chapter book will keep readers guessing until the very last page. With full-color illustrations and fascinating historical facts masterfully sprinkled throughout, this series offers adventure, intrigue, absurdity, history and humor. 

Written by Laura Murray with illustrations by Mike Lowery - Children's 5-8, Fiction, Poetry

Is there anything more fun than a class trip to the zoo? The Gingerbread Man and his classmates don’t think so, and they get to solve riddles on a WILD scavenger hunt. They meet giraffes, monkeys and even a fox (especially scary for a Gingerbread Man!). But a zoo full of critters is a tricky place for a tasty cookie --- even a very fast one --- and the Gingerbread Man ends up separated from his friends. He needs to solve all of the riddles to catch up with his class and help someone else who is lost.

by Laura Murray and Mike Lowery - Children's 3-5, Holiday, Poetry

Everyone in class is busy practicing songs and making goodies for their trip to town to thank community helpers, and the Gingerbread Man has made a card for someone extra sweet. But before he can deliver his gift, whipping wind and swirling snow come to town, too. Slushy sidewalks are no place for a cookie, but this Gingerbread Man won’t let a little bad weather stop him!

written by Ken Jennings with illustrations by Mike Lowery - Culture, History, Nonfiction

Did you know that some Egyptians used to shave their eyebrows whenever a cat died? Or that some people worshiped a god of lettuce? With great illustrations, cool trivia, and fun quizzes to test your knowledge, this guide will have you on your way to whiz-kid status in no time.

written by Ken Jennings with illustrations by Mike Lowery - Children's Nonfiction, Education, Medicine, Nonfiction, Science

With this book about the amazing human body, you’ll become an expert and wow your friends and teachers with awesome anatomical facts: Did you know that your hair is as strong as copper wire? Or that if you could spread them out, your lungs would have the surface area of a tennis court? With great illustrations, cool trivia, and fun quizzes to test your knowledge, this guide will have you on your way to whiz-kid status in no time!