Books by Kathy Osborn

A HORSE IN THE HOUSE by Gail Ablow
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

"That aside, this is an amusing compilation of strange truths that can be enjoyed despite its confusing presentation. (Picture book/nonfiction. 6-10)"
What at first appears to be a collection of urban legends is instead a list of 16 amazing animal tales from around the world. Read full book review >
THE SOUTHERNMOST CAT by John Cech
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 1996

"Osborn's vibrant, evocative gouaches—in frames featuring cirrus, cumulus, and stratus clouds in a variety of configurations—sail right along with the narrative's fanciful tack. (Picture book. 7-9)"
 Off the coast of Key West, Florida, drifting on a sea of memories, floats Ernesto the cat, wetting his line in hopes of a meal. Read full book review >
THE EMPEROR'S GARDEN by Ferida Wolff
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 1994

"A fine little cautionary tale, complemented by Osborn's pictures: smart, flat stylizations, rich in color and detail. (Picture book. 5+)"
 It was a poor but agreeable village in China, where all could call each other a friend. Read full book review >
THE JOKE'S ON GEORGE by Michael O. Tunnell
FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 1993

"A handsome, entertaining glimpse of times past. (Picture book. 5-9)"
 ...Washington, that is, in a delightful vignette narrated by Rembrandt Peale—in whose father's remarkable museum the incident took place and on whose memoirs this account is based. Read full book review >