Corey Egbert is a freelance illustrator and the author of If Dinosaurs Could Talk for Me. He grew up in California and Utah, received his BA from Southern Virginia University and is currently pursuing an MFA in illustration from Syracuse University in New York. He has worked with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Oxford University Press, The Friend magazine and more. He lives with his wife, son and two cats.

Books I’ve Written and Illustrated

If Dinosaurs Could Talk for Me

Books I’ve Illustrated

I Can Pray Every Day by Catherine Christensen

The Holy Ghost Is Like a Blanket by Annalisa Hall

I Want to be Baptized by Annalisa Hall

Stars, Stockings and Shepherds by Shersta Chabot

I Hope They Call Me On a Mission by Benjamin Hyrum White


Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Friend Magazine, Cedar Fort, Snow College, Southern Virginia University, Teacher Created Materials


Promo video for “If Dinosaurs Could Talk for Me”

Interview with Ballpitmag

Interview with Book Review Mama

Article by Southern Virginia University News

Interview with Lehua Parker