Books by Lynda Graham-Barber

COOKIE'S FORTUNE by Lynda Graham-Barber
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 3, 2017

"Moving in all the right ways, which include the optimism of a happy ending. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Little dog lost—and found. Read full book review >
KOKOCAT INSIDE AND OUT by Lynda Graham-Barber
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 2012

"Young readers will definitely need help with the lengthy 'Keeping Your Cat Safe' afterword, but it only serves to make this an even more valuable title. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Inside cat KokoCat finds the outside world dangerous and scary. Read full book review >
ANIMALS
Released: April 22, 2004

"A missed opportunity. (Picture book/nonfiction. 4-8)"
A lamentably excellent example of why children's books should never be forced into rhyme. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 15, 1995

A grab bag of 150+ eponyms and toponyms and their origins, some loosely grouped into categories such as sports and recreation, animals, foods, clothing and fashion; others are lumped together in groups whose organizing principle is obscure (one section includes ``gadget,'' ``artesian,'' ``bungalow,'' ``lobby,'' ``attic,'' ``china,'' ``cheap,'' ``capitol,'' etc.). Read full book review >
Released: Dec. 31, 1990

In the same style as Limburg's book about Halloween words, Weird! (1989), a patchwork of historical information, legend, etymology, hearsay, and amusing facts and fancies. Read full book review >