Books by Matte Stephens

TIGERS & TEA WITH TOPPY by Barbara Kerley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 25, 2018

"A loving remembrance of a tender, enduring intergenerational relationship. (authors' notes, sources, photos) (Picture book/memoir. 4-9)"
Rhoda vividly remembers exciting New York weekends with her grandfather Toppy, the artist Charles R. Knight, who created many of the murals at the American Museum of Natural History. Read full book review >
MR. FLUX by Kyo Maclear
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2013

"Nevertheless, this is a friendly introduction to a lighthearted aesthetic and an antidote to the belief that standards (in art or anything else) are fixed or immutable. (Picture book. 4-8)"
In this homage to the 20th-century art movement known as Fluxus, a boy named Martin resists the invitation of his artistic, bowler-hatted neighbor to embrace an unknown in his young life: change. Read full book review >