Books by Allison Grace MacDonald

THE SNOW QUEEN by Hans Christian Andersen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"A deep subtext of love and loss, childhood and awakening, power and trust resonate through these pages at least as strongly as the magnificent images. (Picture book/fairy tale. 7-12)"
One of the great illustrators of our time takes on one of the knottier Andersen fairy tales, producing a gorgeous and winning result. Read full book review >
MICHAEL HAGUE'S READ-TO-ME BOOK OF FAIRY TALES by Allison Grace MacDonald
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"It could be argued that simplifying and softening these tales does neither the stories nor their audience any good, but for those who want short and sweet versions, they are here. (Fairy tales. 4-7)"
Fourteen familiar tales are retold in their simplest and most bloodless forms for reading aloud to very young children—an approach somewhat subverted by Hague's powerful and somewhat surreal pictures. Read full book review >