Books by Susan Boase

MISSING! by Wendy Orr
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 8, 2011

"This early chapter book with plenty of heart and a bit of suspense will appeal to young pet lovers. (Fiction. 6-9)"
After his elderly owner is injured in an accident, Buster the cat gets lost, and a young neighbor sets out to find him. Read full book review >
LOST!  A DOG CALLED BEAR by Wendy Orr
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 2, 2011

"The believable plot and inherent suspense will keep readers turning the pages of this fine addition to early chapter books, which will resonate with both pet lovers and children involved in divorces. (Fiction. 7-10)"
With a limited vocabulary perfect for readers just edging into chapter books, the tale of Logan's efforts to locate his lost dog rings completely true. Read full book review >
PETER PETER PICKS A PUMPKIN HOUSE by Christine Graham
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2009

"Though an interesting premise, the final product bears little fruit. (Fantasy. 5-8)"
Inspired by "Jack and the Beanstalk" as well as the familiar nursery rhyme, this chapter book tells a middling origin story about Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater's infamous abode. Read full book review >
THREE LITTLE ROBBERS by Christine Graham
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

"A terrific offering for new readers. (Fiction. 6-9)"
Like Tomi Ungerer's The Three Robbers (1962), these are little urban girl thieves with good hearts. Read full book review >
LUCKY BOY by Susan Boase
by Susan Boase, illustrated by Susan Boase
ANIMALS
Released: March 25, 2002

"No new ground is covered here; just a quiet, gentle story for one-on-one sharing, especially in families with lucky dogs of their own. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Newcomer Boase offers a sweet tale of a dog that finds a loving home with a lonely older man who has recently lost his wife. Read full book review >