Books by Johanna Wright

BUNNIES ON ICE by Johanna Wright
Released: Jan. 8, 2013

Bursting with confidence, a young skater describes what it takes to be a champion (at least in her own mind) in this wobbly but amusing manifesto.

First, of course, there's the waiting for spring, summer and fall to pass. Read full book review >

CLOVER TWIG AND THE PERILOUS PATH by Kaye Umansky
Released: June 5, 2012

"Despite dire warnings, this magical journey winds up being mostly pleasant and perky, just like its heroine. (Fantasy. 9-12)"
Resourceful Clover, her witchy (but benevolent) employer Mrs. Eckles, Clover's clumsy friend Wilf and, of course, Mrs. Eckles' sister, the evil Mesmeranza, are all back for another low-key adventure (Clover Twig and the Magical Cottage, 2009). Read full book review >
THE BEST BIKE RIDE EVER by James Proimos
Released: June 1, 2012

"A fun-filled take on a familiar childhood milestone. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Bonnie O'Boy's dream comes true when she gets a bike and then must learn an important part of riding it: how to stop. Read full book review >
BANDITS by Johanna Wright
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 16, 2011

"An enjoyable take on a nocturnal, urban animal's habits in an accessible story that, with illustrations in better sync, might have resulted in a refreshing outcome. Unfortunately, the result here is pedestrian. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Rascally raccoons plunder and play in the night without consequence in Wright's (The Secret Circus, 2009) latest work. Read full book review >
CLOVER TWIG AND THE MAGICAL COTTAGE by Kaye Umansky
Released: Aug. 1, 2009

A stalwart young girl discovers the secrets of a benign witch's bungalow in this charming middle-grade fantasy. Read full book review >

THE SECRET CIRCUS by Johanna Wright
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2009

Somewhere, beneath the twinkling lights of Paris, there is a circus. Read full book review >