Books by Elisa Smalley

Released: April 1, 2006

"Stray foreign phrases and rich local lore add to the outing's great charm. (Picture book. 6-10)"
This waggish travelogue, bright in nail-polish colors, deftly combines real and imaginary locales. Read full book review >
Released: June 1, 2003

"Zoe is a lively companion, but there's more Venice deliziosa in Christina Bjork's Vendela in Venice (1999) or all of Italy in Carol Weston's The Diary of Melanie Martin or: How I Survived Matt the Brat, Michelangelo, and the Leaning Tower of Pizza (2000). (Picture book. 6-9)"
Nine-year-old Zoe Sophia and her dachshund Mickey visit her great aunt Dorothy Pomander, who lives in Venice. Read full book review >