Books by Helle Martens

THERE'S A PIG IN MY CLASS! by Johanna Thydell
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"The story's ostensibly about being open and accepting, but really, it's mostly just about a pig hiding from a teacher. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A pig longs to join in the fun of school, but he needs the students' help to sneak inside. Read full book review >
WHEN DONKEYS FLY! by Elisabeth Schöberl
Released: April 1, 2007

"Illustrated in colors as thin and watery as the moralistic narrative, this barely leaves the ground next to such similarly premised tales as Christoph Heuer's Lola and Fred (2006) or Hans de Beer's Little Polar Bear and the Big Balloon (2002). (Picture book. 6-8)"
In this weak import, a donkey's quixotic dreams of flight are frustrated until a canine friend suddenly remembers the large balloon so conveniently caught in a nearby tree. Read full book review >