Books by Jason Cockcroft

SAINT PAUL by David Self
BIOGRAPHY
Released: March 1, 2010

What we know of the complicated life of this early Christian missionary is related through several books in the New Testament. Read full book review >

COUNTERCLOCKWISE by Jason Cockcroft
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Feb. 1, 2009

Nathan's life changes when his mother is hit by a bus and dies. Read full book review >

A SONG IN BETHLEHEM by Marni McGee
FICTION
Released: Sept. 11, 2007

This original Christmas story with a Nativity setting features a girl as the main character, a welcome addition to the flock of stories about visitors to the Manger. Read full book review >

ROOM FOR A LITTLE ONE by Martin Waddell
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

The old concept that all the animals were welcomed with kindness into the stable in Bethlehem is the theme of this evocative exploration of the Nativity story. Read full book review >

THANK YOU, GRANDPA by Lynn Plourde
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: March 1, 2003

Soft-focus illustrations in greens and blues, warmed by touches of orange and gold, and set off by warm orange end-papers set the mood for the brief text that tells the story of a young girl and her beloved grandfather. Read full book review >

BILLYWISE by Judith Nicholls
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

Fragile and unsure, the new owlet breaks free from his shell only to be confronted with the question of his own identity. Read full book review >

DADDY’S LULLABY by Tony Bradman
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 1, 2002

A loving valentine to young fathers everywhere, this British import pairs a murmurous monologue with low-lit, realistically detailed illustrations. Read full book review >

SNOW PONIES by Cynthia Cotten
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 1, 2001

On a dreary, gray day, Old Man Winter goes out to his barn and releases his snow ponies to gallop across the cold, hard ground, bringing winter to everything they touch. Read full book review >

THE DANDELION WISH by Sandra Ann Horn
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

A dreamy and slightly surreal picture book with a truly odd visual kink. Read full book review >