Books by Charlotte Herman

FIRST RAIN by Charlotte Herman
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2010

When Abby and her family move to Israel, it is both a sad and a happy day. Read full book review >

CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 19, 2008

The anticipation of "Sweet Semester," the fifth-grade dessert-making contest, has Dorrie and her Chicago classmates planning all sorts of recipes. Read full book review >

Released: March 1, 1999

This lovely story of tradition and family security has moments both gentle and funny, and a recipe for the main dish. Read full book review >

MAX MALONE, SUPERSTAR by Charlotte Herman
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1992

When Max sees the sign announcing auditions for a peanut- butter commercial, he's sure he's a shoo-in. Read full book review >

A SUMMER ON THIRTEENTH STREET by Charlotte Herman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 1991

During the Chicago summer of 1944, 11-year-old Shirley Cohen enjoys her friendship with Morton, with whom she starts a victory garden; shares malteds from the drugstore, where nice young Manny Zelznick helps his dad; waits for her adopted stray to have kittens; and speculates that the janitor, Otto, may be a spy. Read full book review >