Books by Jerry Pinkney

THE THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF by Jerry Pinkney
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 9, 2017

"Pinkney's graceful note invites readers to ponder issues of forgiveness, redemption, and peaceful coexistence in a terrific tale well-suited to family and group read-alouds. (Picture book/folk tale. 3-8)"
Pinkney adapts the classic Norwegian tale, adding dramatic textual and visual details honoring the value of second chances. Read full book review >
THE CHRISTMAS BOOT by Lisa Wheeler
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 18, 2016

"A winner of a story with enchanting illustrations by a master. (Picture book. 4-7)"
A poor and lonely woman finds a black boot in the snow, which leads to magical transformations just before Christmas. Read full book review >
IN PLAIN SIGHT by Richard Jackson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"A fabulous family story with something for the young and old alike. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Readers will tune up their observation skills while spending time with a grandfather and granddaughter who keep life interesting. Read full book review >
THE GRASSHOPPER & THE ANTS by Jerry Pinkney
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 7, 2015

"From an unparalleled artist, another brilliant work. (Picture book/folk tale. 3-6)"
Caldecott Medalist Pinkney returns to Aesop, recasting the familiar fable as a meditation on the importance of sustaining both body and soul. Read full book review >