Books by Samantha Cotterill

ONCE UPON A SLIME by Andy Maxwell
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 3, 2018

"A smart choice for fans of the genre. (Picture book. 6-9)"
This fractured fairy tale packs in some solid jokes (and a lot of slime). Read full book review >
JINX AND THE DOOM FIGHT CRIME! by Lisa Mantchev
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 13, 2018

"Jinx and the Doom will captivate readers with their irresistible fun. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Imagination reigns supreme as siblings Jinx and the Doom take on chores and play with the superhero power to make even the mundane magical. Read full book review >
THE FOREVER GARDEN by Laurel Snyder
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 2, 2017

"Loosely based on a Talmudic story, Snyder's tale is a tender tribute to the sustainability of good gardens—and intergenerational friendships. (author's note) (Picture book. 3-7)"
Laurel and her next-door neighbor Honey, an older woman, cultivate a friendship grounded in Honey's lovingly tended garden. Read full book review >
CHARLOTTE AND THE ROCK by Stephen W. Martin
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 14, 2017

"Amusing as well as subtly encouraging about the rewards for patience and working with what you've got. (Picture book. 3-6)"
The pet Charlotte Grey has long wished for and finally gets for her sixth birthday is not what she had in mind. Read full book review >
NO MORE BOWS by Samantha Cotterill
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 3, 2017

"An enjoyable, repeatable read-aloud with memorable art that will have readers hoping for another outing with Hugo. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A dog resists playing dress-up with his little girl. Read full book review >