Dav Pilkey

Dav Pilkey is the creator of the best-selling Captain Underpants series of comic adventures, as well as several other children’s series he’s written and illustrated: Dog Man, Dragon's Tales, Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot and more.  

Over more than sixty books during a career of thirty years, he’s won the California Young Reader Medal and the Caldecott Honor Book award, among other honors, and in 2017 saw his signature creation made into a successful film: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie.  

A Bainbridge Island resident since 1999, Dav and his wife spend part of each year in Japan.  

Learn more about Dav’s work at http://www.pilkey.com/