Library of Congress

National Book Festival

William Joyce has put his personal stamp on all types of children's media. His picture books include "George Shrinks," "Dinosaur Bob" and "Santa Calls." He has won three Emmy awards for his "Rolie Polie Olie" animated series, developed character concepts for the animated features "Toy Story" and "A Bug's Life," and made films, including "Robots" and "Meet the Robinsons." He has won an Academy Award for his “The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore” and co-directed the DreamWorks Animation release of "Rise of the Guardians," inspired by his “Guardians of Childhood” novel series. His newest book is “Billy's Booger” (Atheneum).

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

William Joyce