count on us! climate activists from one to a billion
My newest picture book, COUNT ON US!, gorgeously illustrated by Sarah Walsh, is coming September 2022 from Barefoot Books and is available for pre-order NOW!
Learn how a movement builds from one person to a billion in this A to Z environmental activism book. Readers count from 1 to 10 – and then in larger increments to a billion – as they learn new terms from “conservation” to “activism.” Inset boxes provide easy-to-understand definitions of additional new vocabulary words.
Two Dogs in a…BOARD BOOK!
I’m so excited to announce that the board book edition of TWO DOGS ON A TRIKE is coming October 2022 and is available for pre-order NOW!
2022 Oregon Book Awards!
I’m honored and thrilled that LISTEN was among the finalists for the 2022 Oregon Book Award in Children’s Literature! Congrats to winner Jennie Englund with TAYLOR BEFORE AND AFTER!
And check out the gorgeous LISTEN book trailer, created by Simon Kids!
I’m also thrilled to share the wonderful LISTEN curriculum guide, created by Simon & Schuster.
Order now from your local indie or order from Grass Roots Books for a SIGNED (by me) copy!
“Readers are encouraged to take a moment to listen to every sound around them. . . . Through sensory engagement, the narrative offers a fresh way to engage with the world, showing that even when the surroundings seem overwhelming, one has the power of attention—useful for learning, calm, empathy, and more. . . . Endmatter defines different modes of hearing and responding to sounds. . . .This book makes a memorable experience.”
— Kirkus Reviews, *STARRED REVIEW*, May 1, 2021