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Robert Schoolcraft

Robert Schoolcraft - Designer

Brooklyn, NY

I have been a published Illustrator / Graphics Artist with 20+ years experience in print / web publishing and advertising.

Overview

I have been a published Illustrator / Graphics Artist* and Writer (French & English) for 20+ years, with Print and Web Publishers and Advertising clients in Canada, Europe, India, Australia and the U.S. *Though I have worked for several years as a 'graphic artist' and will sometime incorporate graphic designs into my illustrations, I no longer accept specifically 'graphic design' work. Clients: Oxford University Press, Publications International Ltd., Center for Advanced Linguistics (CAL), Pearson Educational Publishing (Prentice-Hall), Municipal Police Institute of Boston; Harcourt Brace, Waldman, Golden Books (Disney); M.J. Hummel, The Mills, Christie's, PriceWaterhouseLLP; Montreal: Le Journal LaPresse, Les Editions Heritage and Les Editions Paulines .

Services
Languages
English
Fiction
Young Adult & Teen

Portfolio (17 selected works)

All Cats are Gray in the Dark

Robert Schoolcraft

Alan Davidson’s life is a real mess since his mother died. Then he meets Lisa Duffield —she’s the new girl in school— he thinks she’ll turn his life around. He soon learns she’s got problems —even bigger problems than his own. So he stays clear and goes about his own business while Harlan Duffield, her brother, sells drugs like candy, and uses his sister as a bargaining chip in a fiendish thir... read more

Alan Davidson’s life is a real mess since his mother died. Then he meets Lisa Duffield —she’s the new girl in school— he thinks she’ll turn his life around. He soon learns she’s got problems —even bigger problems than his own. So he stays clear and goes about his own business while Harlan Duffield, her brother, sells drugs like candy, and uses his sister as a bargaining chip in a fiendish thir... read more

Armchair Reader: Haunted America (Terrifying Tales of Paranormal Phenomena)

Editors of Publications International LTD

The Armchair Reader series entertains and enlightens with little-known anecdotes, untold stories, and fascinating facts that make even the mundane fun. The Armchair Reader's innovative approach and witty style will capture the interest of all readers.Believe in them or not, ghosts are all around us. Just check your local cable listings and you'll find a plethora of programs designed to spook, ... read more

The Armchair Reader series entertains and enlightens with little-known anecdotes, untold stories, and fascinating facts that make even the mundane fun. The Armchair Reader's innovative approach and witty style will capture the interest of all readers.Believe in them or not, ghosts are all around us. Just check your local cable listings and you'll find a plethora of programs designed to spook, ... read more

Armchair Reader: The Last Survivors of Historical Events, Movies, Disasters, and More

Robert Ernest Hubbard, Jeff Bahr, J. K. Kelley, David Morrow

No one is more intriguing than a survivor, which is why the editors of the acclaimed Armchair Reader series have compiled more than 450 pages of survivor stories. You ll read about crazy twists of fate, tales of perseverence and courage, and eyewitness accounts of some of history s most harrowing events. Yes, you ll find it all in Armchair Reader: The Last Survivors of Historical Events, Movie... read more

No one is more intriguing than a survivor, which is why the editors of the acclaimed Armchair Reader series have compiled more than 450 pages of survivor stories. You ll read about crazy twists of fate, tales of perseverence and courage, and eyewitness accounts of some of history s most harrowing events. Yes, you ll find it all in Armchair Reader: The Last Survivors of Historical Events, Movie... read more

Armchair Reader Christmas Unwrapped (Armchair Digest)

Editors of Publications International Ltd.

Christmas Unwrapped provides a humorous look at Christmas, delving into every aspect of the heartwarming holiday with hundreds of little-known anecdotes, untold stories, fascinating facts, lists, and trivia. The book s innovative approach and witty style should capture the interest of all readers. Part of the popular Armchair Reader series, the 320-page Christmas Unwrapped takes an inside look... read more

Christmas Unwrapped provides a humorous look at Christmas, delving into every aspect of the heartwarming holiday with hundreds of little-known anecdotes, untold stories, fascinating facts, lists, and trivia. The book s innovative approach and witty style should capture the interest of all readers. Part of the popular Armchair Reader series, the 320-page Christmas Unwrapped takes an inside look... read more

Armchair Reader Goes Hollywood

Editors of West Side Publishing

Armchair Reader Goes Hollywood, from the popular Armchair Reader series, entertains and enlightens with hundreds of Hollywood s little-known anecdotes, untold stories, and fascinating facts. Armchair Reader s innovative approach and witty style will capture the interest of all readers. With more than 500 pages of juicy details about Hollywood s biggest stars, behind-the-scenes scandals, quotes... read more

Armchair Reader Goes Hollywood, from the popular Armchair Reader series, entertains and enlightens with hundreds of Hollywood s little-known anecdotes, untold stories, and fascinating facts. Armchair Reader s innovative approach and witty style will capture the interest of all readers. With more than 500 pages of juicy details about Hollywood s biggest stars, behind-the-scenes scandals, quotes... read more

Armchair Reader: My Kind of Town, Chicago

David Morrow, NM Gamso, May Fons-Misetic, Kelly Wittmann, Adam Selzer, Mark W. Anderson, J.K. Kelley

My Kind of Town, Chicago is a fascinating collection of little-known anecdotes, legends, untold stories, and fascinating facts about the Windy City. From the popular Armchair Reader series, this source of Chicago factual fun will delight and inform the curious of all ages. Much has been said about the city of Chicago it s a Midwestern metropolis, the third-largest city in the United States, an... read more

My Kind of Town, Chicago is a fascinating collection of little-known anecdotes, legends, untold stories, and fascinating facts about the Windy City. From the popular Armchair Reader series, this source of Chicago factual fun will delight and inform the curious of all ages. Much has been said about the city of Chicago it s a Midwestern metropolis, the third-largest city in the United States, an... read more

Armchair Reader New York City

J. K. Kelley

New York City: Juicy Tales from the Big Apple combines the knowledge of a tour guide with the inside information of a longtime local resident to provide tantalizing trivia and tidbits. Wander down the backstreets and peek around corners to learn about the city s legends, tall tales, and amazing anecdotes right from the comfort of your own armchair. See how much you really know about the city t... read more

New York City: Juicy Tales from the Big Apple combines the knowledge of a tour guide with the inside information of a longtime local resident to provide tantalizing trivia and tidbits. Wander down the backstreets and peek around corners to learn about the city s legends, tall tales, and amazing anecdotes right from the comfort of your own armchair. See how much you really know about the city t... read more

Armchair Reader: The Mammoth Reader

Editors of Publications International Ltd.

Stuff your brain with conversation starters, cultural tidbits, and important and not so important knowledge about the world. Armchair Reader: The Mammoth Reader entertains and enlightens with little-known anecdotes, fascinating trivia, off-the-wall facts, offbeat lists, and smarty-pants humor. Find nuggets of information about a wide array of topics, including science, celebrities, art, animal... read more

Stuff your brain with conversation starters, cultural tidbits, and important and not so important knowledge about the world. Armchair Reader: The Mammoth Reader entertains and enlightens with little-known anecdotes, fascinating trivia, off-the-wall facts, offbeat lists, and smarty-pants humor. Find nuggets of information about a wide array of topics, including science, celebrities, art, animal... read more

Armchair Reader: The Colossal Reader, Super-size Stories & Irresistible Information

Editors of West Side Publishing

Super-size stories and irresistible information created to fascinate and entertain.

Super-size stories and irresistible information created to fascinate and entertain.

Armchair Reader The Gigantic Reader

JR Raphael, Erika Cornstuble Koff, Mary Fons-Misetic, Russell Roberts, Robert Bullington, Allen Smith

What do you get when you fill more than 500 pages with some of the most curious, interesting, and oddball facts and explanations available to intelligent man? You get Armchair Reader: The Gigantic Reader. It s a classic installment in the immensely popular Armchair Reader series. Some of it is downright absurd like the art of gurning, a British contest in which you try to make the ugliest face... read more

What do you get when you fill more than 500 pages with some of the most curious, interesting, and oddball facts and explanations available to intelligent man? You get Armchair Reader: The Gigantic Reader. It s a classic installment in the immensely popular Armchair Reader series. Some of it is downright absurd like the art of gurning, a British contest in which you try to make the ugliest face... read more

Murder on a One-Man Island

Robert Schoolcraft

Wishing to find myself on my own, while at the same time fearful I might not be able to afford living on my own, I was looking for a college roommate when we met last Thursday in her Manhattan Upper West Side apartment. Finding Susann was a blessing. It meant I could move in with her, have my own room and do just that. And when Susann asked me right then to come along on a three-day sailing tr... read more

Wishing to find myself on my own, while at the same time fearful I might not be able to afford living on my own, I was looking for a college roommate when we met last Thursday in her Manhattan Upper West Side apartment. Finding Susann was a blessing. It meant I could move in with her, have my own room and do just that. And when Susann asked me right then to come along on a three-day sailing tr... read more

With Malice Aforethought

Robert Schoolcraft

WITH MALICE AFORETHOUGHT explores in depth a theme sketched out in All Cats are Gray in the Dark... the progress of a human nature from innocence to cult worship to violence and self-fulfilling perdition. It is a blend of realism, philosophy and melodrama, about an idealistic teenager, a free soul, and the perfect embodiment of living flesh who gets along well enough about everything until he ... read more

WITH MALICE AFORETHOUGHT explores in depth a theme sketched out in All Cats are Gray in the Dark... the progress of a human nature from innocence to cult worship to violence and self-fulfilling perdition. It is a blend of realism, philosophy and melodrama, about an idealistic teenager, a free soul, and the perfect embodiment of living flesh who gets along well enough about everything until he ... read more

Vinland The Saga of Leif Eriksson

Ralph Cinque

Vinland won 1st Place in Young Adult Fiction in the 2009 Premier Book Awards and Best Graphic Novel of 2009 in the National Best Books Awards. The enhanced, upgraded edition of Vinland was released in Sept 09 with artwork even more dazzling than before. This graphic novel about Leif Eriksson and the Vikings who reached America in 1000 AD is most unique. Vinland blends real history with the art... read more

Vinland won 1st Place in Young Adult Fiction in the 2009 Premier Book Awards and Best Graphic Novel of 2009 in the National Best Books Awards. The enhanced, upgraded edition of Vinland was released in Sept 09 with artwork even more dazzling than before. This graphic novel about Leif Eriksson and the Vikings who reached America in 1000 AD is most unique. Vinland blends real history with the art... read more

Forlorn Wars, Hot Rod Cars and Ancient Stars: Tales and Revelations of an Enlightened Rogue

Norman Weisberg

5 STARS …. SAN FRANCISCO BOOK REVIEW “THERE ARE NO RACISTS IN FOXHOLES” A DECORATED SOLDIER’S WORM’S EYE VIEW FROM FAST CARS AND YOUNG LOVE TO HELL ON EARTH AN ILLUSTRATED BIOGRAPHICAL TRILOGY Book I – FORLORN WARS A HISTORY LESSON FOR THE GENERATIONS VIETNAM 1968 – A LIFE IN A YEAR SAGE ADVICE TO A YOUNG SOLDIER “DON’T PANIC – EAT THE FEAR. IF YOU LET FEAR OVERCOME YOUR JUDGEMENT AND CONTROL,... read more

5 STARS …. SAN FRANCISCO BOOK REVIEW “THERE ARE NO RACISTS IN FOXHOLES” A DECORATED SOLDIER’S WORM’S EYE VIEW FROM FAST CARS AND YOUNG LOVE TO HELL ON EARTH AN ILLUSTRATED BIOGRAPHICAL TRILOGY Book I – FORLORN WARS A HISTORY LESSON FOR THE GENERATIONS VIETNAM 1968 – A LIFE IN A YEAR SAGE ADVICE TO A YOUNG SOLDIER “DON’T PANIC – EAT THE FEAR. IF YOU LET FEAR OVERCOME YOUR JUDGEMENT AND CONTROL,... read more

McGuffey's Primer in Color: A Remastered Masterpiece of a Textbook.

William Holmes McGuffey

"McGuffey's Primer in Color" is a full color rendition of the classic text book for children, "McGuffey's Eclectic Primer Revised Edition". The color illustrations are much clearer than the original engravings. The san serif type face in this edition is clearer and easier to read compared to the common reproductions of the original book.

"McGuffey's Primer in Color" is a full color rendition of the classic text book for children, "McGuffey's Eclectic Primer Revised Edition". The color illustrations are much clearer than the original engravings. The san serif type face in this edition is clearer and easier to read compared to the common reproductions of the original book.

The Invisible Man (Illustrated)

H.G. Wells

On a windswept night, a mysterious stranger arrives in a small English village seeking seclusion and the peace to continue his academic pursuits. Yet a dawning recognition grows within him that scientific enlightenment has come at a horrific cost. H. G. Wells' suspense-filled The Invisible Man remains a science fiction classic famous not just for its element of individual hubris but also for i... read more

On a windswept night, a mysterious stranger arrives in a small English village seeking seclusion and the peace to continue his academic pursuits. Yet a dawning recognition grows within him that scientific enlightenment has come at a horrific cost. H. G. Wells' suspense-filled The Invisible Man remains a science fiction classic famous not just for its element of individual hubris but also for i... read more

Armchair Reader: The Book of Incredible Information: A World of Not-So-Common Knowledge

J.K. Kelley, Mary Fons, Anna Zaigraeva, Mary C. Nadalin, Donna Beech, Eric Peterson

The Book of Incredible Information, from the popular Armchair Reader series, is an informative and entertaining compilation of data covering hundreds of fascinating, funny, and unfamiliar facts on topics ranging from the odd to the obscure. This book will cause you to both laugh out loud and shake your head in amazement.Here is a sampling of what you will find in The Book of Incredible Informa... read more

The Book of Incredible Information, from the popular Armchair Reader series, is an informative and entertaining compilation of data covering hundreds of fascinating, funny, and unfamiliar facts on topics ranging from the odd to the obscure. This book will cause you to both laugh out loud and shake your head in amazement.Here is a sampling of what you will find in The Book of Incredible Informa... read more

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