Books by Chris Butterworth

THE THINGS THAT I LOVE ABOUT TREES by Chris Butterworth
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 13, 2018

"Lovely but incomplete, both in information provided and in narrative. (index, note) (Informational picture book. 4-6)"
A child celebrates what they love about trees from spring through winter. Read full book review >
HOW DOES MY HOME WORK? by Chris Butterworth
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 2, 2018

"A darling introduction to the engineered amenities that help make a house a home. (author's note, illustrator's note, index) (Informational picture book. 6-9)"
Butterworth and Gaggiotti (Where Did My Clothes Come From? 2015) team up for another informational picture book, this time exploring the inner workings of a single-family house. Read full book review >
WHERE DID MY CLOTHES COME FROM? by Chris Butterworth
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 4, 2015

"This engaging account will wear well in any collection. (Informational picture book. 5-8)"
Using a pair of energetic children as models, Butterworth describes the making of the clothes they wear. Read full book review >
SEA HORSE by Chris Butterworth
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2006

"An absorbing look at these unusual fish, though assignment-driven readers may prefer one of the introductions illustrated with photos, such as Twig C. George's Seahorses (2003). (closing note, rudimentary index) (Picture book/nonfiction. 7-9)"
Superimposing vinyl-cut figures over wood-grain patterns and using a palette of greens and muted, orangey reds, Lawrence creates a private watery world through which small seahorses glide inconspicuously. Read full book review >