Books by Jill Newsome

DREAM DANCER by Jill Newsome
Released: March 1, 2002

"A polished pas de deux from a pair of pros. (Picture book. 4-8)"
In their second collaboration, husband-and-wife team Newsome and Muñoz (Shadow, 1999) effectively encapsulate the elusive essence of dance with the joyful story of a little girl named Lily and her tiny wooden dancing doll. Read full book review >
SHADOW by Jill Newsome
Released: Sept. 1, 1999

"The moody artwork beautifully conveys Rosy's loneliness, and her joy in finding Shadow, and a new friend. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Newsome's story makes painfully clear just how difficult it is to move into a new neighborhood, but children won't find ways to address that difficulty in this improbable tale. Read full book review >