Book Trailers by Anna Raff

Anna has created and animated trailers for several publishers, authors, and illustrators to promote books on a wide variety of subjects.
If you've got a project you'd like to discuss, or for more information, send her a message.

 

THE DAY THE UNIVERSE EXPLODED MY HEAD
by Allan Wolf, illustrated by Anna Raff

Published by Candlewick Press

Ever wonder what the sun has to say about being the closest star to Earth? Or what Pluto has gotten up to since being demoted to a dwarf planet? Or where rocket ships go when they retire? With poetry that is equal parts accurate and entertaining — and illustrations that are positively out of this world — this book will enthrall amateur stargazers and budding astrophysicists as it reveals many of the wonders our universe holds.

DREAM BIG
Written and illustrated by Joyce Wan

Published by Scholastic

Anna was an absolute pleasure to work with from start to finish—friendly, timely, flexible, receptive and, most importantly, incredibly creative with a sharp eye. She went out of her way to deliver a final product that I (and my publisher) was proud of.
— Joyce Wan

DOUBLE TAKE!
by Susan Hood, illustrated by Jay Fleck

Published by Candlewick Studio

Anna creates sparkling book trailers on time and on budget and gets right to the heart of the book’s content. She goes that extra mile to make a good trailer great!
— Susan Hood

LIGHT WAVES
by David A. Adler, illustrated by Anna Raff

Published by Holiday House

How does light work? Where does it come from? What is it made of? These are the questions answered in LIGHT WAVES, a kid-friendly introduction to the physics of light!

A BIG SURPRISE FOR LITTLE CARD
by Charise Harper, illustrated by Anna Raff

Published by Candlewick Press

Fall in love with a disarming picture-book hero in this quirky ode to spirit, identity, and the joy of having (or being) a library card.

CITY CAT
by Kate Banks, illustrated by Lauren Castillo

Published by MacMillan Children's Publishing Group

I’m so happy that Anna created a trailer for my book. It was awesome to see CITY CAT come alive. She’s got some impressive trailer-making skills!
— Lauren Castillo

WORLD RAT DAY
by J. Patrick Lewis, illustrated by Anna Raff

Published by Candlewick Press

From the Children's Poet Laureate comes a year-round ode to wacky holidays just begging to be celebrated.

MAGNETS PUSH, MAGNETS PULL
by David A. Adler, illustrated by Anna Raff

Published by Holiday House

We can't see magnetism, but it's everywhere around us—even the Earth is a giant magnet! In this fun and accessible book, David A. Adler covers the basics of magnetism while Anna Raff's lively art illustrates these concepts clearly.

YOU ARE NOT A CAT!
by Sharon G. Flake, illustrated by Anna Raff

Published by Boyds Mills Press

This clever and hilarious story stars Cat, who starts out perfectly content and relaxed, and Duck, who infuriates him by meowing like a cat instead of quacking like Cat thinks he should.

THE WRONG SIDE OF THE BED
by Lisa M. Bakos, illustrated by Anna Raff

Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons

When you wake up on the wrong side of the bed, it’s just going to be that sort of day. Unless, that is, you decide to do something about it. A whimsical assortment of havoc-wreaking critters is here to inspire Lucy—and readers—to turn their all-wrong days into all-right ones.

THINGS THAT FLOAT AND THINGS THAT DON'T
by David A. Adler, illustrated by Anna Raff

Published by Holiday House

It can be surprising which objects float and which don't. Answering these questions about density and flotation is David A. Adler's clear text, paired with Anna Raff's delightful illustrations.