Books by Betsy Jay

JANE VS. THE TOOTH FAIRY by Betsy Jay
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 15, 2000

"A super combination. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Jay's (Swimming Lessons, 1998) sassy Jane returns, coping with a familiar childhood dilemma with her usual verve. Read full book review >
SWIMMING LESSONS by Betsy Jay
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 1998

"Osiecki combines personable scratchboard illustrations with some Photoshop coloration, to no significant effect, but the entire enterprise, if predictable, is friendly bibliotherapy. (Picture book. 5-9)"
Although this story from newcomer Jay, about a young girl's reluctance to learn how to swim, is long-winded, it conveys a genuine sense of how children feel in the face of parental prompting. Read full book review >