Books by Aaron Frisch

THE GIRL IN RED by Roberto Innocenti
Released: Dec. 15, 2012

"Older children, and perhaps even teens, might find this tale much to their liking; some, however, might find its darkness a little too unmitigated, despite the closing sign that says 'Happy End.' (Picture book. 8-12)"
A modern, urban, dream-and-nightmare scenario for Red Riding Hood, with a television-show ending. Read full book review >
Released: Dec. 15, 2012

"'Another game called on account of spaghetti.' Aarrrgh. Or conversely, yup, git along. Good fun, regardless of the dialect. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Cowboys and Pirates aren't just team names in this brangle on the base paths. Read full book review >
THE LONELY PINE by Aaron Frisch
Released: Dec. 15, 2011

"Beautifully turned phrases and perfectly captured descriptions beg for this to be used in middle- and high-school writing classes. (Picture book. 9-13)"
Poetic phrases and gorgeous illustrations introduce readers to the harsh environment of the Arctic. Read full book review >
A NIGHT ON THE RANGE by Aaron Frisch
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Even the toughest little cowboy gets scared of the dark! (Picture book. 4-8)"
Cole spends his suburban summer in boots, wrangler jeans and a ten-gallon hat, working on cowboy diction and a bow-legged walk. Read full book review >
DARK FIDDLER by Aaron Frisch
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"A discography should have been included. (author's note, bibliography) (Picture book/biography. 8 & up)"
His name is familiar today only to lovers of musical virtuosity, but in his brief life the Italian-born violinist and composer thrilled late 18th- and early 19th-century Europe with his brilliant style, unnatural technique and stage presence. Read full book review >