Books by Cindy Jenson-Elliott

ANTSY ANSEL by Cindy Jenson-Elliott
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"There's a need for a good book for kids about Ansel Adams—and this one misses the mark. (biographical note, photographs with note, bibliography of adult resources, websites) (Informational picture book. 6-9)"
This distillation of the photographer's life and achievements focuses on his "antsy" youth and early influences. Read full book review >
DIG IN! by Cindy Jenson-Elliott
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"Use this one to talk to preschoolers about what's in the ground and encourage them to find their own plot of earth to explore. (Picture book. 2-5)"
An exploration into the dirt uncovers worms, pill bugs, seeds, and more. Read full book review >
WEEDS FIND A WAY by Cindy Jenson-Elliott
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 4, 2014

"Neither formal introduction nor field guide, this unusual reminder of weeds' admirable qualities nevertheless merits a place on the nature-study shelf of preschool and early-elementary classrooms. (Informational picture book. 3-7)"
Adaptable weeds find ways to spread themselves and their seeds, to grow in strange places, and to be loved and admired. Read full book review >