Lisa Trusiani

Biography

When Lisa writes, she is happiest inventing stories for children. Tyger Lilly is a deft weaving of fact and fiction, and Lisa hopes readers will discover there really was a Roufus-tailed Tuft, and the Bali tiger did exist until one fateful day. Before writing Tyger Lilly, Lisa wrote more than one hundred comic book stories and drew storyboards for Marvel Comics, DC Comics and Harvey Comics and wrote a syndicated daily and Sunday comic strip appearing in over fifty newspapers nationally and internationally. Lisa has also been published by Golden Books and Houghton Mifflin. Her work for children and parents has won many awards, including several Parent’s Choice Awards, National Parenting Center Award, iParenting HOT Media Award and NAPPA Gold. Lisa lives with many animals, including one hamster, two rabbits, one dog, two boys and one man. Some of the real characters in Tyger Lilly are Zelda the bunny and Valentine the miniature shark.

Where to find Lisa Trusiani online


Where to buy in print


Books

Poco and Stickman Reading Guide
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction
POCO is a book about a boy named, Poco, who has an adventure in the woods behind his house. The book, Stickman, is also about a person who has an adventure in the woods. His name is Stickman. Using this one page guide, the reader can discover similarities and differences about the two characters and their adventures.
My Dream Book, for dad
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
My Dream Book is perfect bedtime reading. All tucked in, a young child anticipates the dreams that may appear that night. Past dreams, illustrated by William Grant Parker and James Grayson Parker, are presented as evocative and primitive children's artwork. May be used to talk to children about nighttime fears, dreams, and specific dreams a child may wish to share through drawing or conversation.
My Dream Book, for grandpa
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
My Dream Book is perfect bedtime reading. All tucked in, a young child anticipates the dreams that may appear that night. Past dreams, illustrated by William Grant Parker and James Grayson Parker, are presented as evocative and primitive children's artwork. May be used to talk to children about nighttime fears, dreams, and specific dreams a child may wish to share through drawing or conversation.
My Dream Book, for grandma
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
My Dream Book is perfect bedtime reading. All tucked in, a young child anticipates the dreams that may appear that night. Past dreams, illustrated by William Grant Parker and James Grayson Parker, are presented as evocative and primitive children's artwork. May be used to talk to children about nighttime fears, dreams, and specific dreams a child may wish to share through drawing or conversation.
My Dream Book, for mom
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
My Dream Book is perfect bedtime reading. All tucked in, a young child anticipates the dreams that may appear that night. Past dreams, illustrated by William Grant Parker and James Grayson Parker, are presented as evocative and primitive children's artwork. May be used to talk to children about nighttime fears, dreams, and specific dreams a child may wish to share through drawing or conversation.
My Dream Book, for grandma and grandpa
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
My Dream Book is perfect bedtime reading. All tucked in, a young child anticipates the dreams that may appear that night. Past dreams, illustrated by William Grant Parker and James Grayson Parker, are presented as evocative and primitive children's artwork. May be used to talk to children about nighttime fears, dreams, and specific dreams a child may wish to share through drawing or conversation.
My Dream Book, for hetero parents
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
My Dream Book is perfect bedtime reading. All tucked in, a young child anticipates the dreams that may appear that night. Past dreams, illustrated by William Grant Parker and James Grayson Parker, are presented as evocative and primitive children's artwork. May be used to talk to children about nighttime fears, dreams, and specific dreams a child may wish to share through drawing or conversation.
My Dream Book, for lesbian parents
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
My Dream Book is perfect bedtime reading. All tucked in, a young child anticipates the dreams that may appear that night. Past dreams, illustrated by William Grant Parker and James Grayson Parker, are presented as evocative and primitive children's artwork. May be used to talk to children about nighttime fears, dreams, and specific dreams a child may wish to share through drawing or conversation.
My Dream Book, for gay parents
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: Fiction
My Dream Book is perfect bedtime reading. All tucked in, a young child anticipates the dreams that may appear that night. Past dreams, illustrated by William Grant Parker and James Grayson Parker, are presented as evocative and primitive children's artwork. May be used to talk to children about nighttime fears, dreams, and specific dreams a child may wish to share through drawing or conversation.
Poco
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 190. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Poco is perfect for pre-schoolers. Lisa Trusiani creates a lovable character who is not appreciated by his older brother and sister. With a light touch, Trusiani delivers a quiet adventure with bold illustrations and soothing prose.
Milo the Popcorn Moose
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 200. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Category: Fiction
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Milo the Popcorn Moose is delightful to read aloud, sing aloud and shout out loud. Once again, Lisa Trusiani creates vibrant, quirky characters that jump off the page like... popcorn. When Milo is separated from his brother and sister, it is his passion for popcorn -- and a new friendship that see him through.
Stickman
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 200. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Stickman explores a quiet wood in this evocative picture book geared to children and adults. While making his own path, he finds a trusty companion that enables him to discover the world at arms length. But is this close enough? Lisa Trusiani is the author of Tyger Lilly, and over one hundred comics stories for Marvel and King Features Syndicate.
Tyger Lilly
By Lisa Trusiani
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,450. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Lilly lives in a magical world. Animals grow as tall as trees in her backyard, her mother lives in a cloud, her best friend, Dorian, is delightfully like a monkey, and Lilly can disappear, sort of. She’s been doing it since kindergarten to escape the bullies, but now disappearing can’t solve Lilly’s problems. In fact, it has become a problem. Cover illustration by Mark Chiarello.

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