Debbie Ridpath Ohi writes and illustrates books for young people. She is represented by Ginger Knowlton at Curtis Brown Ltd.




Debbie's blog post: Why Picture Books Are Important

Just launched: NAKED!


Out in bookstores now:

I'M BORED. Written by Michael Ian Black, illustrated by Debbie Ridpath Ohi, published by Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers. A New York Times Notable Children's Book and Junior Library Guild selection. Teacher's Guide (K-5) now available.



Three Questions For Children's Book Writers and Illustrators

My books


Written by Michael Ian Black, Illustrated by Debbie Ridpath Ohi

Published by Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers

For ages 3-8

Buy at Indiebound | Amazon | B&N | Powell's


Greeting cards you can buy online

From time to time, I'll make some of my writer comics available on greeting cards:

My Zazzle Shop For Writers

Greeting Card Universe

Greeting cards you can buy offline

My Blush Publishing card line:

Before I started illustrating children's books, this North Wales company found my illustrations online and commissioned me to do a line of cards that is now available in many countries, including Japan, U.K., Australia, U.S. and Canada. I love hearing from people who have spotted my cards in their local stores as well as while traveling.

Here are some of the cards from the Ohi card line: