Books by Alison Cragin Herzig

CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 1994

"An easily read story with a cast of engaging characters; the message is delivered with a light touch. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Two authors noted for stories that gently challenge social and gender roles (Oh Boy! Read full book review >
THE BIG DEAL by Alison Cragin Herzig
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 1, 1992

"Illustrations not seen. (Fiction. 7- 10)"
An uncomplicated story about a short fourth- grader who is too slight to control his big dog. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1991

"The mystery is a bit perfunctory, but the Halloween atmosphere is well realized and the sentiments are all in the right places. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Cats and Casey are best friends; together with Benny, they are trying to learn more about a new resident on their street, John Smith, who wears a slouchy hat and a bandanna over his face. Read full book review >
THE BOONSVILLE BOMBERS by Alison Cragin Herzig
ADVENTURE
Released: April 1, 1991

"Andreasen's vigorous drawings enhance the easy-looking format. (Fiction. 9-11)"
In this cheerful, well-told story, ten-year-old Emma Lee overcomes plenty of self-doubt and heavy male resistance to win a place on her brother Michael's pick up baseball squad. Read full book review >