Books by Kimberly Bulcken Root

GULLIVER IN LILLIPUT by Margaret Hodges
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 1995

"These act to highlight comedic moments and guarantee that accomplished readers will find the Swift behind the rendering. (Picture book. 7- 11)"
Hodges retells Swift's story of Lemuel Gulliver's strange run in with Lilliputians and the people of Blefuscu in a curious deadpan. Read full book review >
BILLY BEG AND HIS BULL by Ellin Greene
ANIMALS
Released: March 15, 1994

"Greene pays fine tribute to her source, shanachie Seumas MacManus, in a prefatory note. (Folklore/Picture book. 6-8)"
A pleasantly lilting, somewhat simplified rendition of an Irish tale about a boy and his magical companion: a bull that, dying in battle, leaves the lad a sword and a tablecloth, both with unusual qualities. Read full book review >