TTLG Author/Illustrator Profiles

Daniel San Souci

Daniel San Souci

Daniel San Souci is an award-winning illustrator of nearly forty children’s books. A California native raised in the Berkeley area, Mr. San Souci has illustrated such successful titles as North Country Night, Red Wolf Country, Two Bear Cubs, and the soon to be released Ice Bear and Little Fox. Mr. San Souci is especially highly regarded for his detailed portraits of wildlife. He teaches graduate students at the Academy of Art College in San Francisco, where he is also a member of the Advisory Board. He lives in Oakland with his wife and their three children.

Mr. San Souci has won numerous awards, including the New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book for The Legend of Scarface, NSTA-CBC and American Bookseller awards for North Country Night (which he also wrote), and many others.