Books by Rowan Barnes-Murphy

LEROY POTTS MEETS THE MCCROOKS by Vivian Sathre
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1997

"A tall-tale contrivance in a wholly controlled, believable entertainment. (Fiction. 5-8)"
In this Yearling First Choice Chapter Book, Sathre (Three Kind Mice, p. 228, etc.) and Barnes-Murphy (who illustrated Frances Barnes-Murphy's Kings and Queens of Britain, 1996) gather their considerable wit and trot out a tale that will flapdoodle and delight beginning readers. Read full book review >
KINGS AND QUEENS OF BRITAIN by Frances Barnes-Murphy
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Nov. 1, 1996

"Coupled with the swashes of transparent watercolor, the spreads may leave some readers feeling slightly cross-eyed, but a close inspection of the pages can be rewarding. (Nonfiction. 10+)"
Subtitled ``A Victorian Mnemonic or Learning Verse,'' this rhyming genealogy of British monarchs was originally created to help people remember the order of the kings and queens of Britain. Read full book review >