Books by Thomas Gonzalez

COUNTDOWN by Suzanne Slade
Released: Sept. 1, 2018

"A handsomely packaged look back at an epochal achievement. (author's note, illustrator's note, bibliography, sources, index) (Nonfiction/poetry. 10-13)"
A free-verse ode to the Apollo program, still the high-water mark of this country's space program. Read full book review >
GANDHI by Alice B. McGinty
Released: April 2, 2013

"This walk with Gandhi is time well-spent. (Picture book. 6-12)"
McGinty's gentle, poetic picture book, awash with sunrises, salt, sand and sensory images, tells an intense present-tense story of Mohandas Gandhi's 24-day march to the sea in 1930 in search of freedom and peaceful change for the people of India. Read full book review >
14 COWS FOR AMERICA by Carmen Agra Deedy
Released: Aug. 1, 2009

"A stirring, heartwarming tale that made headlines when it happened—and is now, thankfully, preserved on the page for children. (afterword) (Informational picture book. 4-8)"
Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah is about to return home, to a small village in Kenya. Read full book review >