Carme Lemniscates is the author, illustrator and designer of several critically acclaimed children’s books including Trees, Birds and Seeds (Candlewick Studio), and El jardín mágico (Ekaré), for which she won the 2017 SCBWI Crystal Kite Award – International Other. She has also illustrated Jennifer Adams' I Am a Warrior Goddess, and I Am a Kindness Hero (Sounds True), Kate Coombs' BabyLit Little Poets series (Gibbs Smith), Hillary and Chelsea Clinton's Grandma’s Gardens (Philomel) and J.E.Bogart Little Blue House Beside the Sea (Tilbury House).

Other Works

  • BIRDS, Candlewick Studio

  • THE MAGIC GARDEN, Walter Foster Jr.

  • TREES, Candlewick Studio


Awards and Recognition

  • Nautilus Book Awards, 2022 - Gold for Seeds (Candlewick Studio, 2020) Nautilus Book Awards, 2020 - Silver for Birds (Candlewick Studio, 2019) IPPY, Independent Publisher Book Awards 2018 - Silver Medal for Trees (Candlewick Studio) Nautilus Book Awards, 2017 - Gold for Trees (Candlewick Studio, 2017) Crystal Kite, SCBWI Awards 2017 for El jardín mágico (Ediciones Ekaré, 2015) Serra d’Or Critics Awards 2016 for Arbres (Ediciones Ekaré 2015) Forewords Reviews - Book of the Year Awards 2012 – Bronze for Silence (Magination Press,2012) The app Little Lost Rabbit Finds a Family selected as one of the best 2012 children’s book apps by Kirkus Reviews