Books by Lucy Knisley

YOU ARE NEW by Lucy Knisley
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 12, 2019

"A new-baby book that feels new. (Picture book. 0-4)"
A bookish, warm welcome to a new baby, and more. Read full book review >
LOVE, PENELOPE by Joanne Rocklin
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 20, 2018

"Though clearly well-intentioned, this middle-grade novel seems unlikely to find an enthusiastic audience. (author's note, bibliography, list of organizations) (Fiction. 10-12)"
Fifth-grader Penelope Bach records her thoughts and experiences in a series of letters to her unborn sibling. Read full book review >
MARGARET AND THE MOON by Dean Robbins
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 16, 2017

"A superb introduction to the life of one girl whose dreams were out-of-this-world. (author's note, bibliography, additional reading) (Picture book/biography. 5-9)"
Margaret Hamilton was a curious girl who grew up to be a pioneer in software programming Read full book review >
SOMETHING NEW by Lucy Knisley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 3, 2016

"Open, original, and at times amusing narrative of being a 'makeshift bride.'"
A newly wedded comic artist shares her experience, by turns hesitant and enthusiastic, planning the big event. Read full book review >
DISPLACEMENT by Lucy Knisley
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 8, 2015

"A moving but also very funny meditation on time, age and grace."
A 20-something cartoonist with a unique sense of humor sets off on a cruise to the Caribbean with her nonagenarian grandparents. Read full book review >