Books by Gene Barretta

MUHAMMAD ALI by Gene Barretta
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 17, 2017

"An eye-catching if incomplete treatment of the legend. (Picture book/biography. 3-7)"
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali comes to life for young readers. Read full book review >
LINCOLN AND KENNEDY by Gene Barretta
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 14, 2016

"Marred by its own contrivances. (further facts, trivia, unsourced quotes, glossary, sources) (Informational picture book. 7-10)"
Barretta adopts a familiar narrative device, contrasting the lives—separated by a century—of presidents Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy. Read full book review >
CONRAD AND THE COWGIRL NEXT DOOR by Denette Fretz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 2, 2014

"Nonetheless, fans of the wrangling way of life will find themselves much attached to Conrad and his true blue cowboy heart. (Picture book. 4-7)"
"Forgive your enemies. It messes up their heads." Read full book review >