- Jerry has illustrated more than 75 picture books!
- Jerry uses family and friends, like his wife Gloria Jean, as models for the people in his pictures.
For more information about Jerry Pinkney, go to: http://www.childrenslit.com/f_pinkney.html
Other books illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
- Hamilton, Virginia. Drylongso. New Jersey: Scott Foresman, 1997.
- Taylor, Mildred D. Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry. New York: Puffin Books, 1991.