Books by Heath McKenzie

I WANNA BE A GREAT BIG DINOSAUR by Heath McKenzie
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 17, 2016

"Something like a gender-switched companion to the author's My Rules for Being a Pretty Princess (2015), but with more give and take between the roles. (Picture book. 6-8)"
A little boy finds out what dinosaurs do…and vice versa. Read full book review >
GOOD NIGHT, TRUCK by Sally Odgers
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 16, 2016

"It's certainly cheery, but it may be lost on the already overflowing vehicle bedtime shelf. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Personified vehicles merrily perform their daily functions in this rhyming bedtime tale. Read full book review >
MY RULES FOR BEING A PRETTY PRINCESS by Heath McKenzie
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 5, 2015

"Funny and pointed; a fast, enjoyable read for both the youngest, would-be princesses and their male counterparts. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A little girl learns from a "real" pretty princess about rigid, downright icky, expectations for those who would be pretty princesses. Read full book review >
A NEW FRIEND FOR MARMALADE by Alison Reynolds
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 22, 2014

"This will resonate with parents who are in denial about their progeny's consistently disruptive behavior. (Picture book. 3-5)"
A little boy who disrupts the play of two girls and their pet cat finds redemption but no real consequences. Read full book review >
A YEAR WITH MARMALADE by Alison Reynolds
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 23, 2013

"Expressive Marmalade with his large green eyes will definitely charm cat lovers. (Picture book. 3-7)"
In Maddy's absence, will Marmalade and Ella become friends? Read full book review >
THE EMU THAT LAID THE GOLDEN EGG by Yvonne Morrison
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2013

"A riotous romp, with appealingly quirky creatures. (Picture book. 4-7)"
When some Down Under desperadoes birdnap a voracious emu, they get more than they bargained for. Read full book review >