The 2018 BC Summer Reading Club theme is: Motion Commotion

We are thrilled to announce that the artist for this year’s BC Summer Reading Club is:

Jeff Solway

Jeff’s illustrations are filled with humour and action, a perfect match for this year’s theme of “Motion Commotion!”.  

This artist/cartoonist/video game art director is never without a pencil in hand (and in pocket… and in the other pocket!)  In addition to book covers, magazines and video games, Jeff illustrated the picture book Maritime Monsters, by Steve Vernon (Nimbus Publishing, 2009).

Jeff lives in Pitt Meadows with his lovely wife, Yvonne, and their two children, Erika and Roman. 

​To learn more about Jeff and his work, please visit Jeff is available for library visits (workshops) next summer. You may reach him at

Illustrations from previous projects by Jeff

Core Materials include reading records, stickers, posters, and bookmarks. Additional items include completion medals and tattoos. Free downloads include a staff Programming Manual, reading lists, and a quiz and colouring sheets.

We gratefully acknowledge the generous financial support of the Province of British Columbia, through Libraries Branch, Ministry of Education, and the RBC Foundation.
Artwork by Jeff Solway ©2018 · Materials Design by Roger Handling