This is a middle grade novel cover I illustrated for Harper Collins. Joplin Wishing, written by Diane Stanley, is a heartfelt and magical novel about family, wishes, and the power of true friends to work magic.
"While cleaning out her reclusive grandfather’s house, Joplin discovers pieces of a broken platter in a cookie tin. After having the platter repaired, Joplin wishes that she could both find a friend at school, and befriend the girl pictured in the platter. The next day, Joplin befriends a boy named Barrett, and also notices a girl outside her apartment. A girl who looks remarkably like the girl in the platter…"