Books by Paola Zakimi

RUBY'S SWORD by Jacqueline Véissid
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 9, 2019

"A charmer. (Picture book. 3-5)"
A quiet picture book explores sibling squabbles and the powers of imagination and, ultimately, reconciliation. Read full book review >
THE CHRISTMAS TREE WHO LOVED TRAINS by Annie Silvestro
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 18, 2018

"Reminiscent of Hans Christian Andersen's 'The Fir-Tree,' this story of friendship will warm children's hearts. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A solitary pine tree on the outskirts of a tree farm enjoys her place near the tracks, where she can hear trains roar past. Read full book review >
SECRETS I KNOW by Kallie George
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 23, 2017

" Psst! This book holds delightful secrets. And these secrets shouldn't be missed. (Picture book. 3-8)"
A small girl shares her secrets (she knows "lots," and she knows "secrets are for whispering"). Read full book review >
TEDDY & CO. by Cynthia Voigt
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2016

"Although the tone is decidedly different from her earlier work, Voigt's writing remains masterful, and her attention continues to be on what makes a family, how we can live together in harmony, and how individuals overcome their difficulties. (Fantasy. 7-10)"
A group of toys lives together on an island, ironing out their differences and sharing small adventures. Read full book review >