Books by Charles Robinson

STORIES FOR CHILDREN by Oscar Wilde
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 9, 2014

"With great respect for the past, this edition succeeds in bringing the illustrations into the present. (Fairy tales. 6-10)"
Three of Oscar Wilde's fairy tales for children are republished with gorgeous original art by Robinson. Read full book review >
SOUP AHOY by Robert Newton Peck
ADVENTURE
Released: April 1, 1994

"Likably casual soft-pencil drawings. (Fiction. 9-11)"
When a letter from Soup and Rob brings less-than-intrepid radio hero Sinker O. Sailor to Learning, Vermont, the whole town turns out for a picnic climaxed by Sinker's spectacular entrance, flying out of Suicide Flume aboard a daffy craft assembled by the boys from found materials. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 1992

"Illustrations not seen. (Fiction. 9-11)"
Based on a journal and an unpublished manuscript, a brief, surprisingly lifeless account of the boyhood of one of Indianapolis's first settlers. Read full book review >
SOUP IN LOVE by Robert Newton Peck
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 1992

"Accompanied by b&w drawings in Robinson's characteristically lively style. (Fiction. 9-12)"
For some, the "Soup" formula will begin to taste a little thin: again, Soup dreams up impossible schemes, Rob protests but goes along, and all ends well. Read full book review >
NEKOMAH CREEK by Linda Crew
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 1991

"Robinson's deft drawings are low-key but perceptive. (Fiction. 8- 12)"
Robby's fourth-grade teacher's conventional concern about his parents' division of labor (Dad takes care of the two-year- old twins while Mom, an artist, holds down a job)—and about the fact that Robby reads all the time, even at recess—prompts her to send him to Mrs. Van Gent, the school counselor. Read full book review >