Books by Pat Sherman

BEN AND THE EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION by Pat Sherman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 1, 2010

"Nevertheless, a solid Black History choice for younger students. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Benjamin Holmes was a young slave in Charleston just before the Civil War who, with some help from his father and a great deal of drive, teaches himself to read. Read full book review >
THE SUN’S DAUGHTER by Pat Sherman
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 28, 2005

"While adding to the canon of Iroquois lore is to be commended, this reads as if the specifics of northeastern flora and fauna are simply grafted on to a universal tale. (author's note) (Picture book. 4-7)"
This original story by the first time author is a pourqoui tale of the seasons, similar to the familiar Greek legend of Persephone. Read full book review >