Books by Sally-Ann Spencer

THE VISITOR by Antje Damm
by Antje Damm, illustrated by Antje Damm, translated by Sally-Ann Spencer
Released: Aug. 1, 2018

"A touching, understated story about the transformative power of friendship. (Picture book. 4-8)"
In this German import (by way of New Zealand), a lonely, fearful woman named Elise lives alone in her tiny, gray house until a sky-blue paper airplane and a boy named Emil bring changes to her life. Read full book review >
THE KING AND THE SEA by Heinz Janisch
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"This gem's childlike warmth, whimsy, and wisdom bring to mind The Little Prince. (Picture book. 7 & up)"
The titular king, a smallish character made of paper and featuring crayoned features and crown, converses with many creatures and inanimate objects in a series of double-page "chapters," each title beginning, "The King and…." Read full book review >
THERAPY by Sebastian Fitzek
Released: March 17, 2009

"Colorless and predictable work from Berlin-resident Fitzek."
By-the-numbers thriller about a father who unravels the tale behind his daughter's disappearance. Read full book review >