The studio is located on the second floor of the house.  Bald eagles soar past the studio windows on any given day. 

In addition to writing and illustrating books Olivier is a master mapmaker.  His medieval style maps are decorative and detailed.  The official map of Moel Eyris - Mole Island- hangs on the wall.  Every book that Olivier writes and illustrates can be found on this intricately detailed map of the mythical world of Moel Eyris.

All of Olivier's books can be purchased at and www.b&

Olivier Dunreais the award winning, New York Times bestselling author and illustrator of more than 70 books for children.   His books include the internationally acclaimed Gossie & Friends series for young readers, Old Bear and His Cub series, The Painter Who Loved Chickens, The Trow-Wife's Treasure, Hanne's Quest, It's Snowing!, Bear Noel, A Christmas Tree for Pyn and many others.

Olivier lives with his husband, John Riffey, and seven dogs (6 are rescue) in a tiny remote village on the western edge of the Catskills Mountains on the Upper Delaware River.  The house he lives and works in is called Henwoodie - the Henhouse. Henwoodie is a large Arts & Crafts style house surrounded by an acre of gardens, lawns, and terraces.  
Olivier Dunrea
Moel Eyris Studio
at Henwoodie
23 Fourth Avenue
Narrowsburg, NY 12764

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