Anna Dewdney (1965-2016)

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Anna Dewdney, author of the Llama Llama series, has died at age 50.

Author and illustrator Anna Dewdney died on September 3rd after a battle with cancer. Her bestselling children's book series featuring Llama Llama has sold nearly 10 million copies.

"The entire Penguin Young Readers family is heartbroken," said Jen Loja, president. "And as we grieve, we also celebrate Anna's life, in dedicating ourselves to carrying forward her mission of putting books into as many little hands as possible. We will miss her so, but consider ourselves so lucky to be her publishing family and her partner in her legacy."

In lieu of a funeral, Anna Dewdney asked that people read to a child.


Llama Llama Red Pajama Cover Image
By Anna Dewdney, Anna Dewdney (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780451474575
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2015

Llama Llama Red Pajama Cover Image
By Anna Dewdney, Anna Dewdney (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780670059836
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2005

Llama Llama Nighty-Night Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780670013272
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - January 5th, 2012

Llama Llama I Love You Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780451469816
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - December 26th, 2014

Llama Llama Gram and Grandpa Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780670013968
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2015

Llama Llama Misses Mama Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780670061983
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 19th, 2009

Llama Llama Wakey-Wake Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780670013265
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - January 5th, 2012

Llama Llama Zippity-Zoom Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780670013289
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 1st, 2012

Llama Llama Mad at Mama Cover Image
By Anna Dewdney, Anna Dewdney (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780670062409
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 6th, 2007

Llama Llama Hoppity-Hop Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780670013296
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 1st, 2012

Llama Llama Easter Egg Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780451469823
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - February 5th, 2015

Llama Llama Holiday Drama Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780670011612
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - October 19th, 2010

Llama Llama Jingle Bells Cover Image
By Anna Dewdney, Anna Dewdney (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780451469809
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - October 21st, 2014

Llama Llama Home with Mama Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780670012329
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 23rd, 2011

Llama Llama and the Bully Goat Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780670013951
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 6th, 2013

Llama Llama Holiday Drama Doll: 14
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ISBN: 9781579823009
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Published: MerryMakers - October 1st, 2012