Peter MandelArtist: Peter Mandel
239 Transit St,
Providence, RI 02906
Artist Category: Literature
Artist Type: Education
Children's book author. Mandel is the author of ten books for children including: "Jackhammer Sam" (Macmillan/Roaring Brook); "Bun, Onion, Burger" (Simon & Schuster); "Say Hey!" (Hyperion); "Planes at the Airport" and "Boats on the River" (both Scholastic). His books have been named a Boston Globe "Quick Pick for Kids", a San Francisco Examiner "Bay City Best", and a "Child" magazine recommended title, as well as being translated into several languges. One of his works was recently included in "The Jump at the Sun Treasury of African American Picture Books". Children's book review columnist for the Providence Journal, Peter can work with any age group in building writing skills and advising student projects.
Artist's Website: www.petermandel.net