Books by Shari Becker

THE STELLOW PROJECT by Shari Becker
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 23, 2015

"Rough spots in the plotting drag down picture-book author Becker's debut for teens. (Thriller. 12-16)"
A pair of teenagers uncovers familial secrets after environmental terrorists wreak havoc on New York City. Read full book review >
HORRIS GROWS DOWN by Shari Becker
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2007

"It's difficult to see the audience for this; young Baby Hueys will derive more comfort from Gennifer Choldenko's How to Make Friends with a Giant (2006). (Picture book. 5-8)"
Echoing—at least thematically—the Bob Dylan lyric, "I was so much older then / I'm younger than that now," this tale pitches a vastly oversized four-year-old in to, then out of, the adult world. Read full book review >
MAXWELL’S MOUNTAIN by Shari Becker
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2006

"This mini-adventure is an absorbing story of determination and a boy's growing independence. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Maxwell is disappointed by the predictability of the new park, but then he sees the mountain: "It was awesome. Read full book review >