Books by Miriam Cohen

TWO LITTLE MITTENS by Miriam Cohen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2006

"A direct invitation to make up more stories lurks beneath a closing double flap; rare is the young child who will be able to resist doing just that. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Printed on light card stock, two bright orange mittens with faint but expressive facial features draw, garden and even dream together in this playful mini-tale. Read full book review >
MY BIG BROTHER by Miriam Cohen
ADVENTURE
Released: Feb. 15, 2005

"A little gem. (Picture book. 6-10)"
A little boy has a special, warm and loving relationship with his big brother. Read full book review >
MIMMY AND SOPHIE ALL AROUND THE TOWN by Miriam Cohen
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 10, 2004

"A treasure for those not quite ready for Cleary and Hurwitz. (Fiction. 6-10)"
Mimmy and Sophie are back! Read full book review >
EDDY’S DREAM by Miriam Cohen
Released: Nov. 1, 2000

"A chorus of lively, informative voices waiting to be discovered by those who make the effort to listen. (Poetry. 9+)"
Katz has experimented with writing poems in the voices of Americans of the past, utilizing this approach with original poems in American History Poems (1998). Read full book review >
MIMMY AND SOPHIE by Miriam Cohen
Released: March 25, 1999

"Storyboard panels in somber colors depict the old-fashioned stories with innocence and simplicity; the understated, wholesome adventures don't rely on fast-paced action or antics, but small, rounded conclusions that have the veracity of real life. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Four tender reminiscences feature Mimmy and her younger sister, Sophie, growing up in Depression-era Brooklyn. Read full book review >

Laura Fine's first months in a seventh grade in Queens are a confusing time of sorting out her relationship to her peers and her loving family, who run a kosher restaurant in Manhattan. Read full book review >