Books by Georgie Birkett

I'M BIG NOW! by Anthea Simmons
Released: March 1, 2017

"A warm if at times stilted celebration of all things big girl. (Picture book. 2-4)"
Rhyming text and exuberant art follow a little girl in an interracial family getting used to her status as big sister. Read full book review >
SHARE! by Anthea Simmons
Released: Oct. 7, 2014

"Not much to share or sink one's teeth into here. (Picture book. 2-4)"
Rhyming text from a little girl delivers an idealized vision of big sisterhood. Read full book review >
COOK IT! by Georgie Birkett
illustrated by Georgie Birkett
Released: Jan. 1, 2010

"All have a thinner-than-usual page stock that suits them, appropriately, to toddlers. (Board book. 2-4)"
A cheery little girl and her dad plan a shopping trip, go to the grocery store (by bike), purchase ingredients and go home to make pizza for the whole family (a biracial one, in a nice touch). Read full book review >
Released: May 1, 2009

"It's a happy depiction of the bedtime journey that ends with the child snoozing in the crib, but whether the babies being read to will go to sleep or not is another matter. (9-18 mos.)"
Although the smiling tot going through a familiar bedtime routine begins, "Night-night me and night-night you," there is no adult present in this sequential, rhyming valediction to everything in sight. Read full book review >
HA HA, BABY! by Kate Petty
Released: March 3, 2008

"Indeed, Ma in red-and-white striped stockings, Pa in a fedora hat, Grandma in a fairy godmother costume and Grandpa in pirate togs should easily trigger laughs from little readers, even if baby refuses to smile. (Picture book. 2-4)"
When baby stops laughing, his funny family assumes something's wrong. Read full book review >