Books by Elspeth Graham

THE TREASURE OF PIRATE FRANK by Mal Peet
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 13, 2018

"A lightweight quest with a climactic surprise. (map) (Picture book. 5-7)"
A treasure map doesn't specify all the hazards on the way to a pirate's hoard. Read full book review >
NIGHT SKY DRAGONS by Mal Peet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 14, 2014

"This dazzling, heartwarming story excites, soars and redefines 'go fly a kite.' (author's note) (Historical fiction. 4-10)"
Carnegie Medal winner Peet and Graham team up again (Mysterious Traveler, illustrated by P.J. Lynch, 2013) to tell the tale of how a boy with a mischievous streak and love for handcrafted kites helps keep his han, his home along Asia's Silk Road, from danger.Read full book review >
MYSTERIOUS TRAVELER by Mal Peet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 8, 2013

"A sumptuous, memorable tale of family ties. (author's note) (Novella. 7-12)"
An old man, wise to the life of the African desert, finds a treasure. Read full book review >
CLOUD TEA MONKEYS by Mal Peet
ANIMALS
Released: Feb. 1, 2010

"Unlike cloud tea, an accessible treasure. (authors' note) (Picture book. 5-9)"
Tea, labor-intensive to harvest, is a precious commodity, but wild-growing cloud tea, found only in the highest, dangerous-to-reach mountaintops, is the most prized of all in this lyrical story based on a Chinese folktale. Read full book review >