Books by Henry Herz

HOW THE SQUID GOT TWO LONG ARMS by Henry Herz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2018

"An amusing account of undersea shenanigans. (Picture book. 3-7)"
It appears there once was a time when a squid's 10 arms "were all of equal length." Read full book review >
ALICE'S MAGIC GARDEN by Henry Herz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2018

"Go straight down the rabbit hole—there is no need to dally in this vapid imitation of the original. (Picture book. 6-8)"
Does Alice's Adventures in Wonderland need this prequel? Read full book review >
LITTLE RED CUTTLEFISH by Henry Herz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2016

"Heroic Little Red makes such a splash that even though no one gets eaten or cut open, even the most ghoulish among young readers won't be disappointed. (websites) (Picture book. 6-8)"
In this strangely familiar tale, the titular cephalopod meets a big bad tiger shark while carrying a basketful of crab cakes to her grandma. Read full book review >
WHEN YOU GIVE AN IMP A PENNY by Henry Herz
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2016

"It might be fun once, but Numeroff really holds a corner on this particular market. (Picture book. 5-7)"
If you give an imp a penny, he'll ask for a glass of milk—er, a "coin bag" to go with it. Read full book review >