Lucy Ruth Cummins

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Lucy Ruth Cummins is an author, an illustrator, and an art director of children’s books. Her debut picture book, A Hungry Lion, or A Dwindling Assortment of Animals, was a finalist for the Governor General’s Award, an Irma Black Honor Book, and an ALA Notable Book. Her book Stumpkin was also an Irma Black Honor book, and a Publisher’s Weekly Best Book of 2018. She is also the illustrator of This Is Not a Valentine, written by Carter Higgins; Truman, written by Jean Reidy; and The Love Letter, written by Anika Denise.