Books by Brian Froud

CHELSEA MORNING by Joni Mitchell
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"A little overblown for Mitchell, but there will be an audience. (Picture book. 5-9)"
Along with the dubious trend of celebrities writing books for children, there's a rather less dubious one of making songs, traditional and otherwise, into picture books. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 1, 1975

"The book's format—framed color pictures facing each page of text—make the whole outing more contained than Mahy's text would indicate, but the meeting does turn out better than we expected too."
The alliance of the irresponsible old and the fancy free young (or vice versa, or whatever) is a currently common theme in children's books; this entry from New Zealand lacks the poignancy of some but is larky enough to carry the occasion. Read full book review >