Books by Susan McElroy Montanari

THE HALLOWEEN TREE by Susan McElroy Montanari
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 6, 2019

"Just the thing for anyone with a Grinch-y tree of their own in the yard. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A grouchy sapling on a Christmas tree farm finds that there are better things than lights and decorations for its branches. Read full book review >
GOLDILOCKS FOR DINNER by Susan McElroy Montanari
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 30, 2019

"Mannered, yes. Containing advice on manners? Not so much. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Mind your manners? Don't mind if they do! Read full book review >
HIP-HOP LOLLIPOP by Susan McElroy Montanari
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 2, 2018

"Though it's far from lulling, it's well worth the risk of a prolonged bedtime. The glee it provokes will surely be worth it. (Picture book. 3-7)"
With dance moves and beats that soothe, splashed with swirling lines and colors displayed in array—this picture-book tale is a fun-filled hip-hop hooray! Read full book review >
WHO'S THE GROSSEST OF THEM ALL? by Susan McElroy Montanari
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 9, 2016

"Since the most natural audience for a grossness contest is typically past picture books, subject and format seem to be a classic mismatch. (Picture book. 3-7)"
The latest in the unquenchable who's-the-most horrible, hideous, revolting, repulsive, disgusting, gross, and vile genre. Read full book review >
MY DOG'S A CHICKEN by Susan McElroy Montanari
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 9, 2016

"While pet tales abound, this lively look at making the best of a bad situation highlights humor and encourages creativity, enriching the somewhat predictable plot. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A young girl finds an imaginative way to satisfy her desire for a pet dog despite her parents' objections. Read full book review >