Books by Judy Allen

ARE YOU A LADYBUG? by Judy Allen
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2000

"For reading aloud or reading alone, preschool and early childhood children will find these young information books delightful. (Nonfiction. 4-8)"
"Are you a ladybug? If you are, your parents look like this, and they eat aphids." Read full book review >
EAGLE by Judy Allen
by Judy Allen, illustrated by Tudor Humphries
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 1994

"Humphries's watercolors, by turns dreamy and crackling, bring to life both the steamy forest and the magnificent bird. (Endnotes) (Fiction/Picture book. 4+)"
The Philippine eagle is given real substance in this endangered-species treatment, the sixth in a series from Allen and Humphries (Whale, 1993, etc.). Read full book review >
WHAT IS A WALL, AFTER ALL? by Judy Allen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 1993

"With much intriguing detail— and a particularly intriguing title spread of a many-cornered wall that, in Baron's artful perspective, makes a straight line across the pages: excellent nonfiction, sure to amuse. (Nonfiction. 5-9)"
A lighthearted but searching and intelligent exploration of the concept and lore of walls, from dry-stone structures to honeycombs and tin cans. Read full book review >
WHALE by Judy Allen
by Judy Allen, illustrated by Tudor Humphries
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 1993

Anya and her parents are returning by moonlight from her grandmother's island home when Anya spots something huge in the sea. Read full book review >
TIGER by Judy Allen
by Judy Allen, illustrated by Tudor Humphries
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 1992

"Fine storytelling; effective plea. (Picture book. 4+)"
A tiger is rumored to be in a South Chinese village, and the people hope to kill it (illegally): the skin is enormously valuable, and they believe the tiger meat will make them brave. Read full book review >