Books by Thyra Heder

ALFIE by Thyra Heder
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 3, 2017

"A perfect companion for a young pet lover or pet owner-to-be. (author's note) (Picture book. 5-7)"
Every story has two sides, but some tales move at a turtle's pace and require patience and a bit of good fortune. Read full book review >
SLUMBER UNDER THE STARS by Maria Gianferrari
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 14, 2016

"Another winning friendship tale from a lovable duo. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Following their introduction in The School Show (2015), Penny and Jelly face another crisis head-on, using their indelible friendship to solve a problem. Read full book review >
THE BEAR REPORT by Thyra Heder
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 6, 2015

"Gorgeous to look at and a tummy tickler to read, this is a very fine book indeed. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Wit, imagination, and a bit of the impossible combine with chilly shades of icy blue and stormy gray for an elegant beauty of a book. Read full book review >
THE SCHOOL SHOW by Maria Gianferrari
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 7, 2015

"Penny and Jelly are sure to warm the hearts of both future talent-show contestants and readers who have similarly close canine friends. (Picture book. 4-8)"
The Peabody Elementary School Talent Show is a source of anxiety for Penny, who has no clear talent. Read full book review >
FRAIDYZOO by Thyra Heder
Kirkus Star
by Thyra Heder, illustrated by Thyra Heder
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 5, 2013

"WARNING: Expect riotous buffoonery after reading this clever and original alphabet story, as kids will definitely want to 'parrot' the examples. (Picture book. 4-8)"
What kid is afraid of going to the zoo? Little T, that's who. Read full book review >