Books by Christopher Kurtz

WATER HOLE WAITING by Jane Kurtz
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2002

"An author's note explains watering-hole protocol and the signaling system of the vervet monkeys portrayed in the story. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A baby monkey awakens on the African savanna, eager for a trip to the watering hole. Read full book review >
ONLY A PIGEON by Jane Kurtz
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 1997

"Scenery and portraits alike exhibit great skill in portraying the city and one boy's place in it, while the elegant storytelling is suffused with the quiet tension of the pigeons in danger. (glossary) (Picture book. 5-8)"
Jane Kurtz (Trouble, p. 383, etc.) and her brother, newcomer Christopher Kurtz, offer an unusual and well-written story set in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia—a tale that could be a jumping-off place for a number of topics. Read full book review >