Books by Susan Pearson

MOUSE HOUSE by Susan Pearson
Released: Nov. 11, 2013

"Despite textual trip-ups, a satisfying story overall. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Mouse and his friends build a house and then defend it from…a ghost? Read full book review >
SLUGGER by Susan Pearson
Released: March 19, 2013

"A blooper. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A slug with dreams of baseball glory finds success on the diamond thanks to a modified helmet. Read full book review >
QUESTIONS, QUESTIONS by Marcus Pfister
FICTION
Released: March 1, 2011

In a departure from his usual sparkly fare, Pfister's latest is a sweetly simple look at some very deep questions, allowing children the opportunity to delve into some of life's mysteries. Read full book review >

HOW TO TEACH A SLUG TO READ by Susan Pearson
FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2011

Pearson is a slug intimate, having previously charted the course of two Slugs in Love (illustrated by Kevin O'Malley, 2006), so who better to explain, exactly, the best way to teach a slug to read? Read full book review >

THE SOMEBODY FOR ME by Minako Chiba
by Minako Chiba, illustrated by Minako Chiba, translated by Hana Christen, adapted by Susan Pearson
FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2010

Peculiarly textured illustrations add amorphous undercurrents to this classic plot about an ownerless toy. Read full book review >

BIOGRAPHY
Released: May 1, 2010

This engaging and insightful biography focuses primarily on Darwin's five-year voyage aboard the Beagle and the years following in which he formulated and published his revolutionary theories on evolution and natural selection. Read full book review >

SLUGS IN LOVE by Susan Pearson
FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2006

Slugs in love? Read full book review >

THE DROWSY HOURS by Susan Pearson
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: June 1, 2002

A modest collection of 16 sleepytime poems, most of them dating from the first half of the last century, with gently surreal illustrations. Read full book review >

SILVER MORNING by Susan Pearson
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: March 1, 1998

Pearson's story is all atmosphere, and the mood is indigo. Read full book review >

EAGLE-EYE ERNIE GOES TO TOWN by Susan Pearson
Released: Oct. 30, 1990

One of four books initiating a series featuring a spirited heroine, Ernie, who uses observation and innovation to solve problems. Read full book review >