Books by Ken Brown

WHAT’S THE TIME, GRANDMA WOLF? by Ken Brown
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2001

Suspense looms in the air as young woodland creatures get closer and closer to big bad Grandma Wolf until it looks like their collective gooses may be cooked. Read full book review >
THE SCARECROW’S HAT by Ken Brown
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2001

"Great for storytelling, with big beautiful pictures for a topper. (Picture book. 5-7)"
A brilliant watercolorist, Brown sets this familiarly patterned tale in sunny, poppy-strewn rural locales, and populates it with animals that are at once wonderfully lifelike and comically expressive. Read full book review >
THE WOLF IS COMING! by Elizabeth MacDonald
ANIMALS
Released: Feb. 1, 1998

"Appropriately chaotic and fun. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A father rabbit thumps the alarm of the title, setting off a wild cumulative chase as the fleeing rabbit family is joined by a hen and her chicks, a sow and her piglets, and a cow and her twin calves. Read full book review >
NELLIE'S KNOT by Ken Brown
by Ken Brown, illustrated by Ken Brown
ANIMALS
Released: March 31, 1993

"With a simple text and appealing watercolors of the animals in their home at the edge of an African jungle, a likable introduction to this British illustrator. (Picture book. 1-6)"
A one-idea story with a funny premise: Nellie, a little elephant, has tied a knot in her trunk as an aide-mÇmoire, but can't remember why. Read full book review >