Books by Kate Bernheimer

THE GIRL WHO WOULDN'T BRUSH HER HAIR by Kate Bernheimer
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 10, 2013

"Imaginative fun for all. (Picture book. 4-8)"
When an imaginative, stubborn little girl refuses to brush her hair, strange consequences ensue. Read full book review >
THE LONELY BOOK by Kate Bernheimer
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 14, 2012

"A lovely story in its own right, this picture book may make readers clamor for the story within the story about the little fairy living under her toadstool. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Subtle personification imbues the titular lonely book with longing for a child to read its story. Read full book review >
HORSE, FLOWER, BIRD by Kate Bernheimer
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Eight strange, quietly unhinged narratives by an author who reinvents the fairy tale with her postmodern approach."
A collection of quirky, twisted fairy tales for adults touching on loneliness, alienation and male domination; among the author's previous projects is the children's book The Girl in the Castle Inside the Museum (2008). Read full book review >
THE GIRL IN THE CASTLE INSIDE THE MUSEUM by Kate Bernheimer
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 12, 2008

"A bit of a mystical allegory, but also an invitation too good to decline for the fairy-tale lovers among us. (Picture book. 4-8)"
The princess-like girl of the title is lonely within her idyllic, sequestered world until she is visited by children, either in dreams or in reality. Read full book review >