Books by Mary Finch

THE PRINCESS OF THE SPRINGS by Mary Finch
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2014

"This pourquoi tale that explains some of the aspects of the seasonal changes and the reason for rain makes a nice complement to Persephone's story. (Early reader/folk tale. 6-8)"
Venturing past Disney princesses, here is Ibura, Brazilian Princess of the Springs. Read full book review >
LITTLE RED HEN by Mary Finch
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"Though this has its moments, Paul Galdone's version (with or without story CD) is still the benchmark. (recipe) (Picture book/folk tale. 3-6)"
This serviceable retelling of the classic tale is made different by an added scene of redemption, colorful collage art and a story CD narrated by Debra Messing. Read full book review >
THE THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF by Mary Finch
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2001

"Still, this perky, new—and less violent—edition will delight readers in their traditional quest for the greenest grass. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A classic fairy tale gets a facelift, with collage illustrations and a delightful repetitive phrase sure to rouse smiles. Read full book review >