Books by Jacqueline Chwast

HOW RABBIT LOST HIS TAIL by Ann Tompert
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 1997

"Tompert has fashioned a good and simple porquoi tale from the Native American legend; Chwast's bold, color-drenched artwork, woodcut in style, gives the story a welcome verve. (Picture book/folklore. 4-8)"
Seneca legend has it that Rabbit once had a long and flowing tail; Tompert (A Carol for Christmas, 1994) and Chwast offer a sturdy look at just how he lost it. Read full book review >
WHAT ARE ROSES FOR? by Sandol Stoddard
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1996

"The words and pictures will enchant toddlers, while the ideas will give older children much to contemplate. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Another successful effort from Stoddard and Chwast, who collaborated on I Like You (1965). Read full book review >
STARLIGHT AND CANDLES by Fran Manushkin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1995

"This fond introduction, full of information, effectively conveys the warms spirits of one family's weekly rituals. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Manushkin (My Christmas Safari, 1993, etc.) affectionately depicts a contemporary Jewish family keeping Sabbath. Read full book review >