Books by Sarah Watts

THE UNBREAKABLE CODE by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 25, 2017

"Brisk, bookish good fun for puzzle and code lovers. (historical afterword) (Mystery. 9-13)"
Riddles in an online book-finding game put young cipher sleuths Emily and James on the trail of both buried treasure and a vengeful arsonist. Read full book review >
HOW MONKEY SAYS "MY NAME IS"! by Abigail Samoun
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"A delightful read for little tots who are ready to expand their horizons. (Board book. 2-4)"
Monkey travels the world and learns to speak in different languages. Read full book review >
THE LAST BOGLER by Catherine Jinks
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 5, 2016

"Better in its parts than its whole—but even second-drawer Jinks tops the general run. (map, glossary of slang) (Historical fantasy. 10-13)"
Weary "Go-Devil Man" Alfred Bunce and his uncertain apprentice, Ned, face a seemingly overwhelming plague of child-eating bogles in this busy trilogy closer. Read full book review >
HOW PENGUIN SAYS PLEASE! by Abigail Samoun
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 5, 2015

"Good manners travel well in this board book for preschool linguists. (Board book. 2-4)"
A brief, age-appropriate introduction to eight common world languages for toddler travelers. Read full book review >
HOW HIPPO SAYS HELLO! by Abigail Samoun
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 4, 2014

"Simple text and charming illustrations make this an appealing introduction to some of the world's many languages and cultures. (Board book. 2-5)"
Intrepid Hippo travels the world, making new friends everywhere he lands. Read full book review >
HOW TO CATCH A BOGLE by Catherine Jinks
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 3, 2013

"Jinks opens her projected trilogy in high style, offering a period melodrama replete with colorful characters, narrow squeaks and explosions of ectoplasmic goo. (glossary of slang and monster types) (Historical fantasy. 10-13)"
Child-eating bogles infest Victorian London, providing work aplenty for "Go-Devil Man" Alfred Bunce and his intrepid young apprentice, Birdie. Read full book review >
THE TILTING HOUSE by Tom Llewellyn
ANIMALS
Released: June 1, 2010

"One to watch. (Fantasy/mystery. 8-11)"
Llewellyn, a letterpress artist in Tacoma, Wash., inks this first adventure with a mysterious house as its fulcrum. Read full book review >