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Dave Aikins grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, immersed in comic books, action figures, and B-movies. In 1991, Dave was somehow persuaded to move to Ohio, studying at the Columbus College of Art & Design. After graduating in 1995, he spent four years working for a large newspaper and a commercial art studio. Now residing outside of Columbus, Ohio, with his wife, energetic son, and multiple cats and dogs, he is currently running Let’s Draw Studio, the freelance illustration company he founded in 1998. 


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Stripes and the Jungle Horn (Blaze and the Monster Machines)
Written by Frank Berrios
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

Stripes hits the track with Blaze, AJ, and all the truck friends from Nickelodeon’s Blaze and the Monster Machines! Boys and girls ages 3 to 7 will love this exciting full-color storybook, which features big flaps to lift! Read More
 





Food Fight! (SpongeBob SquarePants)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants comes to the big screen in an all-new, super-silly 3-D movie releasing in February 2015. Boys and girls 4 to 6 will love this Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader featuring a foiled cover and two sheets of shiny stickers.
 
Step 2 Readers use basic... Read More
 





Reach for the Stars! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Courtney Carbone
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

A full-color storybook featuring Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine--with a lenticular cover that makes it appear as though the genies are actually moving!

Discover the magical new world of Zahramay Skies with Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine! Boys and girls ages 3 to 7 will love this exciting full-color storybook featuring Nickelodeon's Shimmer and... Read More
 





Happy Birthday to You! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Kristen L. Depken
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

This birthday-themed Step 1 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader features the characters from Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine--plus a glitter cover and shiny stickers!

Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine are frosting the cake and lighting the candles to help you celebrate your very special birthday! Boys and girls ages 4 to 6 will... Read More
 





Happy Birthday to You! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Kristen L. Depken
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Hardcover Library Binding

This birthday-themed Step 1 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader features the characters from Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine--plus a glitter cover and shiny stickers!

Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine are frosting the cake and lighting the candles to help you celebrate your very special birthday! Boys and girls ages 4 to 6 will... Read More
 





Save the Rainbow! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Kristen L. Depken
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

A Step 2 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader featuring Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine--plus a glitter cover and stickers! 

When a sneezy bug causes Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine to get sick and sneeze uncontrollably, it's up to Leah to find the cure for her two favorite genies! Boys and girls ages 4... Read More
 





Save the Rainbow! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Kristen L. Depken
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Hardcover Library Binding

A Step 2 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader featuring Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine--plus a glitter cover and stickers! 

When a sneezy bug causes Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine to get sick and sneeze uncontrollably, it's up to Leah to find the cure for her two favorite genies! Boys and girls ages 4... Read More
 





Winter Wishes! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Kristen L. Depken
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

An all-new Step 2 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader featuring Nickelodeon’s Shimmer and Shine—plus shiny stickers!
 
When Nickelodeon’s Shimmer and Shine accidentally bring home two mischievous ice sprites, the twin genies must return the sprites before their palace becomes a winter wonderland! Boys and girls ages 4 to 6... Read More
 





Winter Wishes! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Kristen L. Depken
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Hardcover Library Binding

An all-new Step 2 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader featuring Nickelodeon’s Shimmer and Shine—plus shiny stickers!
 
When Nickelodeon’s Shimmer and Shine accidentally bring home two mischievous ice sprites, the twin genies must return the sprites before their palace becomes a winter wonderland! Boys and girls ages 4 to 6... Read More
 





Far-Out Friends! (Rusty Rivets)
Written by Delphine Finnegan
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

This Step 1 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader about Valentine's Day features the characters from Nickelodeon's Rusty Rivets--plus shiny stickers!

When a robot crashes to Earth, it's up to Nickelodeon's Rusty Rivets and his trusty Bits to befriend the little lost bot and get him back into outer space! This friendship-themed... Read More
 





Far-Out Friends! (Rusty Rivets)
Written by Delphine Finnegan
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Hardcover Library Binding

This Step 1 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader about Valentine's Day features the characters from Nickelodeon's Rusty Rivets--plus shiny stickers!

When a robot crashes to Earth, it's up to Nickelodeon's Rusty Rivets and his trusty Bits to befriend the little lost bot and get him back into outer space! This friendship-themed... Read More
 





Nazboo's Kazoo! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Delphine Finnegan
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

This Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader features Leah, Nazboo, Shimmer, Shine, and Zeta from Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine!

This Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader features Nickelodeon's magical twin genies, Shimmer and Shine, and includes a shiny cover and over 30 shiny stickers. When Zeta's dragon, Nazboo, finds a... Read More
 





Nazboo's Kazoo! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Delphine Finnegan
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Hardcover Library Binding

This Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader features Leah, Nazboo, Shimmer, Shine, and Zeta from Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine!

This Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader features Nickelodeon's magical twin genies, Shimmer and Shine, and includes a shiny cover and over 30 shiny stickers. When Zeta's dragon, Nazboo, finds a... Read More
 





Buddy's Teeth (Dinosaur Train)
Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
eBook

Children ages 2-5 will love this Little Golden Book that retells an episode of the PBS Kids show Dinosaur Train in which Buddy experiences something all kids go through—losing a tooth! Read More
 





Bunny Business (SpongeBob SquarePants)
Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

A coloring book with fuzzy stickers starring Nickelodeon's SpongeBob Squarepants! Bikini Bottom's favorite fry cook is bringing baskets of Easter silliness to town. With over 30 fuzzy stickers, this coloring and activity book is sure to thrill kids ages 3-6. Read More
 





One Sparkly Christmas! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

A coloring book with shiny stickers starring Nickelodeon’s twin genies, Shimmer and Shine! Leah and her magical friends become Christmas elves for a day. Children ages 3 to 7 will love this festive coloring and activity book that features a sparkling glitter cover and over 50 shiny stickers.

Boom Zahramay! Shimmer and... Read More
 





Rainbow Friends! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

A magical activity book featuring the characters from Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine--plus a rainbow pencil!

This activity book features the characters from Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine--plus a rainbow pencil that writes in four different colors at once! Boys and girls ages 3 to 7 will love going on a colorful adventure with... Read More
 





Sparkle with Love! (Shimmer and Shine)
Written by Golden Books
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

Nickelodeon’s Shimmer and Shine star in this coloring book with shiny stickers. The twin genies-in-training want to show Leah how much they love and appreciate her—with magically silly results. Boys and girls ages 3-7 will thrill to this coloring and activity book, which features a sparkling cover and over 50 shiny... Read More
 





Lemon Pirates! (Top Wing)
Written by Mary Man-Kong
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

This all-new Step 2 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader features the characters from Nickelodeon's Top Wing--plus shiny stickers!

In this Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader, Rod, Swift, Penny, and Brody, the bird cadets from Nickelodeon's Top Wing, take to the sky in an exciting adventure on Big Swirl Island... Read More
 





Lemon Pirates! (Top Wing)
Written by Mary Man-Kong
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Hardcover Library Binding

This all-new Step 2 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader features the characters from Nickelodeon's Top Wing--plus shiny stickers!

In this Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader, Rod, Swift, Penny, and Brody, the bird cadets from Nickelodeon's Top Wing, take to the sky in an exciting adventure on Big Swirl Island... Read More
 





Ninja Blaze! (Blaze and the Monster Machines)
Written by Cynthia Ines Mangual
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

Ninja Blaze uses quick moves and ninja skills in this Step 2 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader featuring the characters from Nickelodeon's Blaze and the Monster Machines--plus shiny stickers!

Blaze and his friends from Nickelodeon's Blaze and the Monster Machines use ninja skills to stop Crusher in this all-new Step into... Read More
 





Ninja Blaze! (Blaze and the Monster Machines)
Written by Cynthia Ines Mangual
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Hardcover Library Binding

Ninja Blaze uses quick moves and ninja skills in this Step 2 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader featuring the characters from Nickelodeon's Blaze and the Monster Machines--plus shiny stickers!

Blaze and his friends from Nickelodeon's Blaze and the Monster Machines use ninja skills to stop Crusher in this all-new Step into... Read More
 





The Great Ice Race (Blaze and the Monster Machines)
Written by Renee Melendez
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

An all-new winter-themed Step 2 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader featuring Nickelodeon’s Blaze and the Monster Machines—plus shiny stickers!
 
Blaze and his Monster Machine friends transform into race cars for a chance to win a wintry race! But troublesome Crusher will do anything to win—even cheat! Can Nickelodeon’s Blaze... Read More
 





The Great Ice Race (Blaze and the Monster Machines)
Written by Renee Melendez
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Hardcover Library Binding

An all-new winter-themed Step 2 deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader featuring Nickelodeon’s Blaze and the Monster Machines—plus shiny stickers!
 
Blaze and his Monster Machine friends transform into race cars for a chance to win a wintry race! But troublesome Crusher will do anything to win—even cheat! Can Nickelodeon’s Blaze... Read More
 





Botarilla to the Rescue! (Rusty Rivets)
Written by Casey Neumann
Illustrated by Dave Aikins
Trade Paperback

A full-color storybook featuring the characters from Nickelodeon's Rusty Rivets--plus robot cards and stickers!

This full-color storybook based on an exciting episode from Nickelodeon's Rusty Rivets features over 30 stickers and is perfect for boys and girls ages 4 to 6. When Ranger Anna gets stuck in a tree while watching monkeys... Read More
 

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