Books by Barbara Herkert

A BOY, A MOUSE, AND A SPIDER by Barbara Herkert
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 24, 2017

"A stunner—radiant even. (bibliography) (Picture book/biography. 5-10)"
The story of how E.B. White came to write two of his three classic children's books. Read full book review >
MARY CASSATT by Barbara Herkert
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 27, 2015

"Though the text works hard to convey it, getting an aesthetic sense of Cassatt's famous body of work will require another source. (Picture book/biography. 5-8)"
Starting in childhood, impressionist artist Mary Cassatt carves her own path. Read full book review >
SEWING STORIES by Barbara Herkert
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 13, 2015

"Harriet Powers: an artist worth knowing. (author's notes, bibliography, quilt explanations) (Picture book. 5-8)"
The story of a little-known historical figure whose life was sewn together with quilts. Read full book review >