Books by Ole Könnecke

SPORTS ARE FANTASTIC FUN! by Ole Könnecke
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2018

"Facts galore, presented in an entertaining fashion; both children and adults will laugh a lot and learn even more. (Informational picture book. 3-8)"
A compendium of concise text and droll pictures featuring anthropomorphized cartoon animals explaining dozens of sports. Read full book review >
ANTON AND THE BATTLE by Ole Könnecke
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2013

"Five-year-olds the world over (this was first published in Germany) will recognize the conversations and the friendship in this sweet book. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Little boys and their (imaginary) toys make for a very real story of rivalry and friendship. Read full book review >
THE BIG BOOK OF WORDS AND PICTURES by Monika Smith
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2012

"There are not enough words available to save this jampacked selection from bursting-at-the-seams busyness. (Board book. 2-4)"
A picture dictionary without much rhyme or reason. Read full book review >
ANTHONY AND THE GIRLS by Ole Könnecke
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2006

"Illustrated with round-headed, Charlie Brown-style figures over a scant handful of words per page, this is nonetheless likely to have more meaning for readers who recognize its metaphorical level. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Originally published in Germany, a wry episode in social interaction is conveyed in deceptively simple art and text. Read full book review >