Books by Janet Nolan

SEVEN AND A HALF TONS OF STEEL by Janet Nolan
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2016

"A deeply felt but not overwrought telling of a story that will be new to most young readers. (Informational picture book. 7-9)"
A reverent account of the creation of a seagoing 9/11 memorial fashioned by incorporating part of one of the fallen towers into the hull of a Navy ship. Read full book review >
THE FIREHOUSE LIGHT by Janet Nolan
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 25, 2010

"The bulb has its own website and webcam. (afterword) (Informational picture book. 6-8)"
At 109 years old and still burning (and in the Guinness Book of World Records), a real light bulb hanging in a California firehouse not only merits admiration for its durability but also provides a natural anchor for a look at how a small settlement grows over a century into a city. Read full book review >
A FATHER’S DAY THANK YOU by Janet Nolan
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2007

"A warm sentiment to share with any child shopping for Father's Day. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Harvey is confounded when it comes to figuring out what his Dad would like for Father's Day. Read full book review >