Books by Christine Widman

CORNFIELD HIDE-AND-SEEK by Christine Widman
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 8, 2003

"This is a mixed bag at best—only worth a look if you need a slim, southern story. (Picture book. 3-6)"
On a too-hot day, Mattie, Li'l Will, Junie May, and Grampy one by one abandon their chores to hide in the cornfield. Read full book review >
THE HUMMINGBIRD GARDEN by Christine Widman
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 31, 1993

"A slight, somewhat implausible idyll. (Picture book. 4-8)"
As twilight falls, the ``hummingbird lady'' calls the hummingbirds to sip nectar in her garden before they fly to their nests at dusk. Read full book review >
THE WILLOW UMBRELLA by Christine Widman
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 31, 1993

"Like Karen Williams's Gallimoto (1990), also illustrated by Stock, an unusually appealing depiction of creative play. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Ashley assumes that a rainy day means playing indoors, but Rebecca, arriving under a sunny yellow umbrella, has a better idea: they can walk in the rain. Read full book review >