Books by Chad Cameron

FALL MIXED UP by Bob Raczka
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"A true celebration of fall certain to be a winner with teachers and children alike; here's hoping that the rest of the seasons will follow. (Picture book. 4-8)"
This rollicking fall frolic is sure to arouse a chorus of hearty negatives in every audience as children race to point out the mistakes in both the text and the illustrations. Read full book review >
A DAY WITH NO CRAYONS by Elizabeth Rusch
Released: Nov. 1, 2007

"Crayon-wielders aren't the only ones who will benefit from this exercise in thinking outside the box, whether flip-top or figurative. (Picture book. 6-8)"
Having her crayons confiscated after an unfortunate incident with a wall turns out to be a real horizon-expander for a budding artist. Read full book review >
PINK MAGIC by Donna Jo Napoli
Released: Sept. 12, 2005

"Receiving mail is a very big deal for this age group and versatile Napoli delivers an amusing story stamped with her whimsy that integrates a favorite toy, brother-sister bond and imaginative play—and it works like a charm. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Nick and his toy rabbit, Pinky, are dejected because his sister Eva is getting a lot of mail for her birthday. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"This is so over-the-top that it may well make such differences easier to deride. (Picture book. 7-9)"
This "first day at a new school" tale doesn't ring true. Read full book review >