Books by Catherine Urdahl

POLKA-DOT FIXES KINDERGARTEN by Catherine Urdahl
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2011

"Kindergarten compassion and problem-solving rolled into one. (Picture book. 4-7)"
When Polka-dot encounters a mean girl on her first day of kindergarten, her confidence that she can fix anything is shaken. Read full book review >
EMMA’S QUESTION by Catherine Urdahl
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2009

"Dawson's cartoon-style watercolor illustrations occasionally provide successful comic relief, but often emerge as one half of a contradictory pairing with the seriousness of the text's content. (Picture book. 5-7)"
The buildup to the revelation of Emma's titular question takes some time, while Urdahl introduces Emma, her parents and her beloved, hospitalized Grandma. Read full book review >