Books by Eric Barclay

Released: Feb. 12, 2019

"Not the best friendship story, but one needn't feel sheepish about enjoying this. (Picture book. 3-7)"
New friends are out together, though not dancing, sheep to sheep. Read full book review >
MY PET WANTS A PET by Elise Broach
Released: March 6, 2018

"A sweet choice for a simple story that parents and children will enjoy laughing at together. (Picture book. 4-8)"
From Broach and Barclay comes a story about the affection that grows between living beings who care for one another. Read full book review >
HOW TO DRESS A DRAGON by Thelma Lynne Godin
Released: Jan. 26, 2016

"Simple, direct text and the extra-large dragon squeezing into tiny clothes—plus the underwear endpapers—make for fine fun. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A little boy carefully explains each step of dressing a dragon. Read full book review >
COUNTING DOGS by Eric Barclay
Released: May 26, 2015

"A sense of fun, clear, uncluttered design, and construction that should hold up to heavy use make this board book's relatively high price well worth the extra expense. (Board book. 18 mos.-3)"
A book bound in a box, with layered die-cut board pages within, introduces a variety of animals for young children to practice counting. Read full book review >
HIDING PHIL by Eric Barclay
Released: Sept. 1, 2013

"A slim story full of determination, problem-solving and pachyderm glee. (Picture book. 3-5)"
It's awfully hard to hide an elephant. Read full book review >
I CAN SEE JUST FINE by Eric Barclay
Released: Aug. 6, 2013

"It's hard to judge intent, but even if this might provide lighthearted reassurance for young squinters, it's going to leave more observant parents and other caregivers disquieted, at best. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Repeatedly uttering the titular protest, a child is dragged off to "see" the eye doctor in this neatly drawn, too neatly resolved take on a common experience. Read full book review >