Books by Lynn Huggins-Cooper

HOW BIG IS 43 QUINTILLION? by Lynn Huggins-Cooper
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"The busyness of the endeavor turns it into a turkey shoot, where luck—more than skill—is the likelier factor in making a point. (Nonfiction. 9-13)"
An effort at making sense of big numbers, with digressions into the history and various fields of mathematics. Read full book review >
ONE BOY’S WAR by Lynn Huggins-Cooper
Released: Dec. 1, 2009

"There is an afterword, but much of it is under the jacket flap. (Picture book. 8-10)"
Riding the steady tide of British "lest we forget" war memorials, this reconstructed version of an actual Tommy's experiences in the trenches pairs a partly epistolary text to Haywood's sketchy, subdued watercolors free of strong emotions, shocking details or, except for a few pale spots in one scene, blood. Read full book review >
Released: June 1, 2005

"Not an essential purchase, but one sure to be popular in larger collections. (vocabulary list) (Picture book. 4-7)"
A young boy is convinced that an alien invasion from outer space has already occurred: The invaders are insects. Read full book review >