Books by Sophie Windham

HENNY PENNY by Vivian French
ADVENTURE
Released: July 1, 2006

"A welcome addition to the fairy-tale genre. (Picture book. 3-7)"
The traditional tale gets a new—and happier—ending in this clever retelling. Read full book review >
THE OBVIOUS ELEPHANT by Bruce Robinson
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 1, 2002

"This one's a good bet for read-aloud fun; older audiences will likely appreciate Robinson's skillful yarn-spinning. (Picture book. 4-8)"
"Imagine a town, in a country, where a simple thing like an Elephant had never been seen, or even heard of . . ." Read full book review >
UNICORNS! UNICORNS! by Geraldine McCaughrean
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 15, 1997

"Windham's watercolors, with their eclectic imagery, are the book's one source of epic endeavor. (Picture book. 5-9)"
McCaughrean (Silver Treasure, p. 144, etc.) fashions a legend for the unicorns that gets hung up on idolatry: These creatures are too wonderful, too selfless for their own good. Read full book review >
READ ME A STORY by Sophie Windham
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1991

Fifteen of the most familiar nursery tales, in a nice- looking edition with large type and pleasingly decorative illustrations. Read full book review >