Rob Schuster


What was your favorite book when you were a child?

Anything by Dr. Seuss

What’s your favorite line from a book?

“Call me Ishmael.”

Who are your top three favorite authors or illustrators?

Brad Holland, Mark English, and Ernest Hemingway

Why did you want to become an author or illustrator?

I always loved to look at the illustrations in textbooks as a kid.

Do you have any advice for future authors or illustrators?

Be prepared to spend many hours alone and working hard.