Books by Arthur Robins

A Scary Tail by John O'Driscoll
Released: Oct. 12, 2016

"This offbeat tale delivers a winning mix of quirky humor, real-life dilemmas, plot-propelling canine aeronautics, and a dash of compassion. "
MR. MISTOFFELEES by T.S. Eliot
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 11, 2016

"A third cat tale is on the way—cat fanciers, get ready. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Meow. Following Macavity: The Mystery Cat (2016), another devious cat from T.S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats (originally published in 1939) makes his appearance. This time, it's Mr. Mistoffelees. Read full book review >
MACAVITY! by T.S. Eliot
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 12, 2016

"Young readers won't need to know the story's literary origins, they'll just enjoy the romp of a conniving cat. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Here's another rerun from T.S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats. Read full book review >
Max The Flying Sausage Dog by Arthur Robins
Released: Sept. 24, 2015

"A thoroughly enjoyable book for young readers featuring deft storytelling, humor, and heart."
Criminal activity at the local dog pound and a dream about the queen of England figure into this funny, charming tale about a 7-year-old boy and his flying dachshund. Read full book review >
BABY CHRISTMAS by Michael Lawrence
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2006

"However, the attractive illustrations and cover aren't enough to make up for the thin plot, forced humor and inane dialogue. (Picture book. 3-6)"
This British import describes the holiday experiences of Father Christmas, Mother Christmas and their young son, Baby Christmas. Read full book review >
BERTIE WAS A WATCHDOG by Rick Walton
ANIMALS
Released: June 1, 2001

"Young readers will enthusiastically agree. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Brains overcome brawn once again in this laugh-out-loud encounter between a huge, leering burglar and a minuscule canine guardian. Read full book review >
THE TEENY TINY WOMAN by Arthur Robins
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1998

"Despite the tale's familiarity, this version guarantees a spine-tingling jump. (Picture book. 3-6)"
paper 0-7636-0452-6 This version of the teeny tiny classic is a teeny bit silly and a tiny bit scary. Read full book review >