Maria Jönsson (born 1958) has been a freelance newspaper  and bookillustrator
since the early 1990s. She made her debut as a picturebook illustrator in 1999
with Prata persilja (together with author Lotta Olsson). She has since then illustrated
many picturebooks such as the series about the puppy Morris,
later followed by her own picturebook about Spyflugan Astrid (Astrid the Bluebottle).
Maria Jönsson received the Ottilia Adelborg Award in 2010 and was given
First Prize by the Children’s Book Jury in 2008 for Spyflugan Astrid flyger högt
(Astrid the Bluebottle Flies High).
 
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Illustrated books
Valdemars Ärtor Lilla Piratförlaget 2017
Valdemars Nappar Lilla Piratförlaget 2016
The girl from far away  text: Annika Thor.  Bonnier Carlsen March 2014
Astrid the Bluebottle discovers music Bonnier Carlsen 2013
Astrid the Bluebottle likes (Spyflugan Astrid gillar). Bonnier Carlsen 2013
A Walk (Promenad). text: Lotta Olsson. Bonnier Carlsen 2013
Astrid the Bluebottle runs away (Spyflugan Astrid rymmer). Bonnier Carlsen 2010
Zucchini for a Dachshund (Zucchini till en tax) text: Lotta Olsson. Bonnier Carlsen 2009
Astrid the Bluebottle flies high (Spyflugan Astrid flyger högt).  Bonnier Carlsen 2008
Kolla Kroppen! text: Martina Wagner. Raben&Sjögren
Boken om Morris. text: Lotta Olsson. BonnierCarlsen
Morris hos frisören. text: Lotta Olsson. BonnierCarlsen 2007
Astrid the Bluebottle . BonnierCarlsen 2007
Morris in the big meadow(Morris på landet) text: Lotta Olsson. BonnierCarlsen
Morris och Griffo. text: Lotta Olsson. BonnierCarlsen 2006
Sommar ihop. text: Thomas Halling. Alfabeta
Morris has a swim(Morris badar) text: Lotta Olsson. BonnierCarlsen
Piratresan. Liber Förlag. 2005
Revolting?(Äckligt?) text: Dan Höjer. Raben&Sjögren 2005
Resa ihop. text: Thomas Halling. Alfabeta 2004
Jag älskar ormar. Liber Förlag. 2004
Hålla ihop? text: Thomas Halling. Alfabeta 2004
Kajsa gillar. text: Petter Lidbeck. BonnierCarlsen 2003
Morris på morgonen. text: Lotta Olsson. BonnierCarlsen
Vara ihop. text: Thomas Halling. Alfabeta
Bli ihop. text: Thomas Halling. Alfabeta 2003
Morris passar huset. text: Lotta Olsson BonnierCarlsen 2002
Morris och strumpan. text: Lotta Olsson BonnierCarlsen
Happiness Is a Rat (Lyckan är en råtta) text: Birgit Lönn. Raben&Sjögren 2001
Hundliv. text: Lotta Olssson Anderberg. BonnierCarlsen 2001
Pirater och prinsessor. text: Lotta Olsson. BonnierCarlsen  2000
Prata Persilja text: Lotta Olsson. BonnierCarlsen 1999