Books by Jennifer K. Mann

JOSIE'S LOST TOOTH by Jennifer K. Mann
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 11, 2018

"Readers will feel assured that anxiety is short-lived and friendship endures. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Josie, usually the best and first at almost everything, is the last in her class to lose a tooth—and she's determined to change that. Read full book review >
PERCY, DOG OF DESTINY by Alison McGhee
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 28, 2017

"Percy doesn't seem to have much of a destiny beyond chasing his favorite ball, but perhaps that is the point. (Picture book. 4-7)"
A black-and-white dog plays with his canine pals at a dog park, culminating in an encounter with a feisty, ball-stealing squirrel. Read full book review >
SAM AND JUMP by Jennifer K. Mann
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 10, 2016

"Kids with their own favorite toys will identify with this gentle, tender tale of Sam and Jump's special bond. (Picture book. 3-7)"
When a small boy forgets his precious stuffed rabbit at the beach, he fears the worst. Read full book review >
I WILL NEVER GET A STAR ON MRS. BENSON'S BLACKBOARD by Jennifer K. Mann
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 9, 2015

"Would that all teachers find the star-worthy within each of their students. (Picture book. 5-7)"
A messy, daydreaming artist despairs of ever doing anything star-worthy in Mrs. Benson's class. Read full book review >
TWO SPECKLED EGGS by Jennifer K. Mann
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2014

"Readers may not look at their classmates the same again. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Two opposites may not be as opposite as they imagined in Mann's look at grade school cliques and oddballs. Read full book review >
TURKEY TOT by George Shannon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"Let's hope that when November rolls around, Turkey Tot has become the farm's mascot, not its dinner. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A determined turkey gets the sweet, juicy, high-hanging berries. Read full book review >