Books by Claire Saxby

KOALA by Claire Saxby
by Claire Saxby, illustrated by Julie Vivas
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 5, 2017

"Solid beginners' zoology. (fact page, index) (Informational picture book. 4-9)"
Through the home-seeking journey of one young, male koala, readers learn general facts about these Australian natives. Read full book review >
BIG RED KANGAROO by Claire Saxby
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 6, 2015

"Appealing in subject and presentation, this will be a welcome addition to primary-grade nonfiction collections. (index) (Informational picture book. 5-9)"
In the hot, dry lands of central Australia, big Red leads his band of kangaroos through a night. Read full book review >
THERE WAS AN OLD SAILOR by Claire Saxby
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2014

"An aptly silly narrative and offbeat illustrations make this a successful new spin on an old classic. (Picture book. 3-7)"
With its catchy cumulative cadence, this nautically themed remake of the classic children's rhyme about that old woman who swallowed a fly is a natural for reading aloud. Read full book review >