Spotlight on Keith Bendis

Andrea Brown Literary Agency Featured Illustrator

About Keith Bendis

Keith is a freelance illustrator in New York whose work has been published in most of America’s leading magazines and newspapers including Time, Sports Illustrated, The Smithsonian, The New Yorker, The New York Times and Fortune. He has illustrated 8 books including: “Casey at the Bat” for Workman and “Quoth the Maven” by William Safire for Random House. His first children’s book, “Calvin Can’t Fly: The Story of a Bookworm Birdie” for Sterling was published in 2011. The sequel, “Calvin, Look Out! A Bookworm Birdie Gets Glasses” will be published in the Fall of 2014. Keith lives on a farm in Ancram, New York with his wife, Betsy, 2 Hereford bulls, 6 chickens one dog and a cat.

For more about Keith Bendis and his artwork, visit his home on the web. Keith is represented by Caryn Wiseman. He's available for picture book projects, spot illustration and book jackets. Contact Caryn at:

Images from the forthcoming CALVIN, LOOK OUT! coming 2014 from Sterling.

About Andrea Brown Literary Agency

Andrea Brown Literary Agency represents the finest children's book writers and illustrators -- with projects ranging from board books to young adult novels. Based in California, the Andrea Brown Literary Agency is currently celebrating its 32nd year.

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