Books by Annie M.G. Schmidt

TOW-TRUCK PLUCK by Annie M.G. Schmidt
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 7, 2017

"Young fans of Pippi Longstocking will admire this budding eco-warrior, both for his independence and his determination to help others in need. (Fiction. 9-11)"
In a set of popular tales from a Hans Christian Andersen Award-winning author, a young lad arrives in town with nothing but a tow truck and finds a home as well as friends both human and animal. Read full book review >
THE CAT WHO CAME IN OFF THE ROOF by Annie M.G. Schmidt
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 19, 2016

"A charming, refreshing, and funny treat. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
A shy newspaper reporter gets a helping paw from local felines through a mysterious and "cattish" young lady. Read full book review >
A POND FULL OF INK by Annie M.G. Schmidt
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 7, 2014

"Heartwarming creative genius abounds here, offering visual and aural pleasures aplenty: not to be missed. (Picture book/poetry. 6-14)"
A dozen poems from the inimitable Dutch writer magnificently translated and illustrated. Read full book review >
MINNIE by Annie M.G. Schmidt
by Annie M.G. Schmidt, translated by Lance Salway, illustrated by Kay Sather
FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 1994

"The ho-hum illustrations can't detract from its sheer delight. (Fiction. 8+)"
Winner of numerous prizes (including the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award), Schmidt has concocted a marvelous meditation on the meaning of being human—written from a distinctly feline point of view. Read full book review >