Loren Long is the author and illustrator of the New York Times bestselling picture books Otis, Otis and the Tornado, Otis and the Puppy, An Otis Christmas, Otis and the Scarecrow and Otis and the Kittens. He is the #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator of President Barack Obama's picture book Of Thee I Sing, Matt de la Pena’s Love, the re-illustrated edition of The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper, and Mr. Peabody's Apples by Madonna. Loren's new edition of Clement C. Moore’s The Night Before Christmas is a modern, more inclusive take on the classic. His most recent works are Someone Builds the Dream by Lisa Wheeler and the much-anticipated picture book, Change Sings written by Inaugural Poet Amanda Gorman, publishing September 21, 2021. To learn more, please visit LorenLong.com and OtisTheTractor.com.
Thank you for your interest. Due to my hectic schedule, I am no longer able to answer e-mails. However, you can always send a letter to my mailbox:
P.O. Box 43038
Cincinnati, Ohio 45243