Books by Kelly Cunnane

DEEP IN THE SAHARA by Kelly Cunnane
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 8, 2013

"Poetic language, attractive illustrations and a positive message about Islam, without any didacticism: a wonderful combination. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Lalla, a little Mauritanian girl, gets her heart's desire when she shows her mother that her faith is important to her. Read full book review >
CHIRCHIR IS SINGING by Kelly Cunnane
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 23, 2011

"An affecting slice of Kenyan village life presented by a skilled author and illustrator, both with African connections. (author's note, glossary) (Picture book. 3-7)"
Chirchir, a little girl of the Kalenjin tribe in Kenya, cheerfully sings and tries to help her busy family with chores. Read full book review >
FOR YOU ARE A KENYAN CHILD by Kelly Cunnane
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 1, 2006

"A rare excursion, glowing with love and laughter. (glossary) (Picture book. 6-8)"
A day in the life of a distractible lad, illustrated with almost magical brightness by the reigning Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Award-winner. Read full book review >