Books by Kevin Lewis

NOT INSIDE THIS HOUSE by Kevin Lewis
ADVENTURE
Released: Aug. 1, 2011

"A fine choice for any child who would like a pet, with a crafty lesson about the power of perseverance. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Young Livingstone Columbus Magellan Crouse is intent on exploring the great outdoors—and adopting a pet in the process. Read full book review >
TUGGA-TUGGA TUGBOAT by Kevin Lewis
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2006

"A perfect ending to a perfect voyage. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Whatever it is, tugboats have it, some mojo that gives them an aura of joyfulness. Read full book review >
DINOSAUR DINOSAUR by Kevin Lewis
DINOSAURS
Released: Feb. 1, 2006

"If you have a fondness for dinosaurs, rousing words and zingy-bright pictures, then add this to your laptime reading list. (Picture book. 3-5)"
A young Tyrannosaurus rex awakes amid the jumble of tousled sheets and the clutter of toy trains, yo-yos and blocks. Read full book review >
THE RUNAWAY PUMPKIN by Kevin Lewis
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2003

"Lewis shows an all-too-common tendency to drop or add syllables to his rhymed lines at random, but he expertly captures the rumbling drama of the pumpkin's descent, and sets up the punch line perfectly. (Picture book. 6-8)"
Lewis and Schindler transform a tale usually associated with Thanksgiving into a "thumpety bumpety thumpin' bumpin' round and roll-y" Halloween disaster-in-the-making, narrowly averted by some quick thinking and ending with a hilarious twist. Read full book review >
MY TRUCK IS STUCK by Kevin Lewis
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

"Featuring the deepest pothole since the one that snared Judy Hindley's Big Red Bus (1995), this gives The Enormous Turnip and like tales an updated setting. (Picture book. 4-7)"
A dump truck, a hole in the road, a bit of counting practice—all give post-toddlers plenty of reason to toot their horns in this dog-gone lively episode from the creators of Chugga-Chugga Choo-Choo (1999). Read full book review >