Books by Emily Sutton

A FIRST BOOK OF THE SEA by Nicola Davies
Released: Sept. 25, 2018

"As in the sea, there's something in this volume's abundance for most everyone, and it will amply reward repeat visitors, who will benefit from its largesse. (Poetry. 4-8)"
Waves, tides, sands, oh my! Read full book review >
ONE CHRISTMAS WISH by Katherine Rundell
Released: Sept. 18, 2018

"A heartwarming tale of the magic of Christmas, but adults will need to be ready to help children past the rough spots. (Picture book. 4-7)"
A little boy finds a box of old ornaments that come to life on a special Christmas Eve. Read full book review >
MANY by Nicola Davies
Released: Nov. 7, 2017

"A sobering message presented gloriously. (Informational picture book. 6-10)"
Writer and zoologist Davies celebrates the "big, beautiful, complicated pattern" that is life on Earth. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 27, 2016

"Attractive illustrations fail to save an ultimately unsatisfying story. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A small, crooked fir tree becomes a Christmas tree for a homeless boy and then grows into a huge and healthy tree in a park. Read full book review >
TINY CREATURES by Nicola Davies
Released: Aug. 26, 2014

"Very little information is available for this age group about these microscopic creatures, making this an especially welcome introduction. (Informational picture book. 4-8)"
Invisible to the human eye, some of the tiniest creatures are known do some of the biggest jobs on Earth. Read full book review >
Released: July 26, 2012

"Not every reader will share Clara's strong affinity for fashion, but there's no denying the beauty of the showcased. (iPad storybook app. 4-12)"
What begins as a simple story about a girl trying to restore her grandmother's torn hat becomes an unexpectedly detailed look at fashion treasures from a famous British museum. Read full book review >