Books by Julie Markes

SHHHHH! EVERYBODY’S SLEEPING by Julie Markes
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: Jan. 1, 2005

"In taffy-bright pastels, the magnificent illustrations offer imaginative details that cannot fail to amuse and soothe readers. (Picture book. 2-5)"
This is a wonderful new story in the bedtime tradition. Read full book review >
THANKS FOR THANKSGIVING by Julie Markes
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2004

"A perfect offering for inspiring one's own list of thankful thoughts. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A charming look at a traditional and contemporary Thanksgiving celebration offers youngsters a chance to share their thanks for everything from play to family, kisses to piggyback rides. Read full book review >
I CAN’T TALK YET, BUT WHEN I DO... by Julie Markes
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2003

"Then again, this story is an exercise in the kind of reflection that often goes begging, one that points out the thankful instead of the hurtful. (Picture book. 3-5)"
An exclamation of affection for an older sister from a baby who can't talk just yet, so readers will have to take the author's modestly overcooked word for it. Read full book review >
GOOD THING YOU’RE NOT AN OCTOPUS! by Julie Markes
ANIMALS
Released: March 31, 2001

"A wonderfully droll way to diffuse toddler tantrums, this should be tucked into every diaper bag. (Picture book. 3-6)"
First-time author Markes's impish tale will tickle tiny funny bones. Read full book review >