Larry Ross has been a professional illustrator since 1968. He received his BFA from Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. He has illustrated over 30 children’s and young adult books, including: The Herbert Situation, Harlin Quist Publishing, Mr. Shaw’s Shipshape Shoeshop, Parents Magazine Press,
and The Nitty Gritty Rhyming Riddle Book, A Golden Book. His work has appeared in many national publications including The New York Times, Time Magazine, New York Magazine and The Smith- sonian. He has illustrated advertisements for CBS, American Airlines, McDonald’s, Master Card, and others; and posters for the USA Network, Newsweek, and The New School. Exhibitions and honors have included The New York Society of Illustrators Annual Show, The Best of The New York Times Show, The New York Art Director’s Show, The New Jersey Art Director’s Show and The Griffin Gallery.