Books by Andrea Curtis

A FOREST IN THE CITY by Andrea Curtis
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2020

"Fodder for future arborists but probably not casual tree lovers. (glossary, sources) (Informational picture book. 9-14)"
Trees are beneficial for city dwellers' health and survival. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2018

"Copious kid-friendly information on a vitally important topic, stylishly presented, makes this book essential. Knowledge is power. (sources, glossary, author interview) (Nonfiction. 9-14)"
A comprehensive compilation of fast-food marketing practices aimed at youth and ways kids can recognize and combat them. Read full book review >
BIG WATER by Andrea Curtis
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 6, 2018

"The historical events are limned with enough realism to sustain interest even if Christina never springs fully to life. (Historical fiction. 11-16)"
While running away from home, Christina ends up on the Asia, a steamship that plies Lake Huron in this historical novel set in 1882. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 15, 2012

"Adults may have to force-feed this purposive book to those not yet committed to the important causes outlined here. (Nonfiction. 9-12)"
"Organic," "sustainable" and "food miles" all appear in the comprehensive glossary of this book, whose simple title and cover photograph imply a basic approach to the international topic of food. Read full book review >