Books by Salley Mavor

IN THE HEART by Ann Turner
Released: May 31, 2001

"As comforting as a hot drink on a cold day. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A genuine tea-cozy of a picture book: warm and reassuring. Read full book review >
YOU AND ME by Salley Mavor
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"The selection of poems has child-appeal; the illustrations require close scrutiny, and may entice into the fold those who don't usually read poetry. (Picture book/poetry. 4-8)"
Mavor (Mary Had a Little Lamb, 1995, not reviewed) applies her intricate fabric relief artwork to a series of poems about friendship by Jack Prelutsky, Langston Hughes, Judith Viorst, Lucille Thomas, Beatrice Schenk de Regniers, Nikki Giovanni, Aileen Fisher, Lucille Clifton, and others. Read full book review >
THE WAY HOME by Judith Benet Richardson
Released: April 30, 1991

"The reassuring quality here is nicely reinforced by its unusual illustrations in fabric appliquÇ, the many materials combined to create evocative, appealing scenes. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A little elephant is having such fun at the beach that she's unmoved by all her mother's coaxing. Read full book review >