Books by Diane Kidd

CHILDREN'S
Released: March 12, 2013

"A rare chance to shine for the former ninth planet. (photos and additional detail, 'Note from the Museum,' suggested reading, bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 9-11)"
Is it a planet? A dwarf planet? What's up with that mysterious body that, even in our best telescopes, floats tantalizingly at the edge of visibility? Read full book review >
WEIRD STORIES FROM THE LONESOME CAFE by Judy Cox
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2000

"Though the Lonesome Cafe can't match Cynthia Rylant's Van Gogh Cafe (1995) for marvelous goingson, this will be a hit with young children, as well as reluctant readers old enough to twig to the cultural references. (Fiction. 7-9)"
The "Help Wanted" sign in a cafe window draws some unusual applicants in this breezy, tongue-in-cheek middle reader from the author of Mean Mean Maureen Green (1999). Read full book review >