Jordan P. Novak
author | illustrator

Have Jordan talk to your students and watch them learn and get inspired! To inquire, please email

Jordan is the author/illustrator of Mosquitoes Can't Bite Ninjas (Bloomsbury), a hilarious picture book about a clever ninja and a mosquito who’d like to make him lunch, and the illustrator of the "Mark and Theo" books (Royal Fireworks Press), a philosophy curriculum for gifted children K-2 with hundreds of illustrations for a fully-immersive reading and learning experience.

Signed, personalized hardcover copies of Mosquitoes Can't Bite Ninjas will be offered at a discount for school and library visits. Please allow 2-4 weeks before presentations for orders to be filled.

K-2 Program, 30 mins

Have Jordan speak to your students about the journey to becoming a published author/illustrator and how it began in kindergarten! Inspire children to start following their dreams right now and remind them that no matter what they love, they can use their skills to make a positive change in the world.

3-5 Program, 40 mins

Jordan will take your students through the process of imagining, creating, publishing and promoting a book! From where the ideas come from to little-known facts about how books are made and a little inspiration for how anyone can help make the world a better place. (...And some fun tips on at-home animation too!)