Books by Anna Currey

WHO GOES THERE? by Karma Wilson
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"The start of a beautiful friendship. Lovely. (Picture book. 4-8)"
There's something scary out there, disturbing Lewis Mouse in his cozy home. Read full book review >
WHEN THE WORLD WAS WAITING FOR YOU by Gillian Shields
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: March 1, 2011

"Expectant parents will love this as a gift, little ones will warm to the reassuring story of each baby's importance and bunny-rabbit aficionados will take this charming tale to heart. (Picture book. 2-5, adults)"
Shields and Currey introduced a charming rabbit family with three children in When the World Is Ready for Bed (2009). Read full book review >
WHEN THE WORLD IS READY FOR BED by Gillian Shields
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"Children will be glad to snuggle up and be softly lulled to sleep by this soothing selection as they are simultaneously reminded of the necessity and comfort of a bedtime routine. (Picture book. 3-6)"
The sky is growing dark, and it's time for the flowers, the birds and every bunny to start thinking about bed. Read full book review >
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"A disappointing follow-up to The Wishing Club (2007). (Picture book. 6-10)"
This rather lackluster tale of a pig's birthday party fails to emphasize multiplication as the subtitle would have readers believe. Read full book review >
A BABYSITTER FOR BILLY BEAR by Miriam Moss
ANIMALS
Released: June 1, 2008

"The appeal of the tale is in its simplicity; there is much that is universal in Billy's story. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Moss's latest is a sweetly reassuring tale about Billy Bear's first time with a babysitter: Mama's friend Lucy is going to look after Billy while Mama goes to pottery class. Read full book review >
THE WISHING CLUB by Donna Jo Napoli
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: July 1, 2007

"A clever concept done well. (Picture book. 5-9)"
Four children learn about fractions when they wish on a star and only get partial wish fulfillments. Read full book review >
ONE TED FALLS OUT OF BED by Julia Donaldson
ANIMALS
Released: June 1, 2006

"A sweet addition to any bedtime routine. (Picture book. 2-6)"
This counting rhyme is sure to comfort any child who has had a stuffed friend suffer a nighttime fall. Read full book review >
SOPHIE AND THE MOTHER’S DAY CARD by Kaye Umansky
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2005

"The series continues with an adventure about Sophie and her baby brother in Sophie in Charge (ISBN: 1-56148-478-4). (Easy reader. 5-7)"
Sophie is the third of four bunny rabbit children in this sweetly humorous British import set in an idyllic village comprised of various animal characters. Read full book review >
DON’T FORGET I LOVE YOU by Miriam Moss
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 1, 2004

"Moss's non-judgmental tone and happy resolution diffuse the tensions of a commonplace scenario and makes this the ideal tale to share after the hectic whirl of a busy day. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Moss perfectly captures the hustle and bustle of the daily mad dash to school and work in all its frenzied glory. Read full book review >