Signed Books by Cátia Chien

The power of animal friendship on display in picture books illustrated by Cátia!

If you would like a signed and personalized with a name, this takes longer (a couple of weeks). Please pick your book and include the name you would like personalized. 

Order a signed book

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*Please note: Requesting a personalization may cause a delay in shipping. Our local authors offer this service at their convenience, which requires working around their schedule. 

This service is only available through Once Upon A Time, America's Oldest Children's Bookstore. 

About Cátia Chien:

Cátia Chien author photo. An Asian woman smiling at the camera with long straight black hair and bangs in two braids. She's wearing a green and pink shirt.

Cátia Chien is an award-winning children's book illustrator from Sao Paulo, Brazil. Her first book, The Sea Serpent and Me by Dashka Slater, won a gold medal from the Society of Illustrators. She followed it with A Boy and a Jaguar by Alan Rabinowitz, an ALA Notable Bok and recipient of the Schneider Family Book Award. Her book, The Bear and the Moon by Matthew Burgess, received multiple starred reviews and won a gold medal from the Society of Illustrators' Original Art Show, as well as the Golden Kite Award. She lives in California.

$18.99
SKU: 9781338715941a
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Artist and activist Ai Weiwei's inspiring work is beautifully expressed in Cátia's award-winning and distinct style. 

Released 10/31/23


$18.99
SKU: 9780823452163a
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Each page turn will bring you closer to the beating heart of this book and the story that connects us all. 

Released 1/31/23


$16.99
SKU: 9781452177168a
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This book will touch the heart of every dog lover. A beautiful book about love and grief. 

Released 10/26/21


$18.99
SKU: 9781452171913a
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A beautifully simple meditation on play and imagination! 

Released 9/29/20


$17.99
SKU: 9780547875071a
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A winning portrait of a budding young scientist! Alan Rabinowitz tells of how his stutter helped him connect to animals and eventually share their stories with others. 

Released 5/6/14