Matthew Cordell is an author/illustrator who grew up in South Carolina and now lives in a suburb of Chicago. Matthew's latest book "Hello, Hello" received a starred review from Publishers Weekly and Kirkus. See Matthew's 2013 Celebridot here.
He is also the illustrator of the "Justin Case" series, check out the latest in the series Rules, Tools, and Maybe a Bully.
Matthew is also the illustrator of the Eleanor series, check out the latest book is Like Carrot Juice on a Cupcake.
Matthew has two books coming in early 2015, Wish and Special Delivery.
Learn more about Matthew on his website.