Books by Toby Forward

DOUBLEBORN by Toby Forward
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 3, 2015

"Nevertheless, with its gorgeous language and thoughtful themes, this is a book to be savored rather than devoured. (Fantasy. 10-16)"
Mirrors and magic collide in this third volume of a lyrical fantasy quartet. Read full book review >
THE QUAYSIDE CAT by Toby Forward
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2014

"Gorgeous illustrations combine with the poetic language of the narrative to create a winsome journey. (Picture Book. 3-7)"
A wharf cat gets a taste of life at sea. Read full book review >
FIREBORN by Toby Forward
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Dec. 3, 2013

"Terrifying, moving, inspiring and enthralling. (Fantasy. 12 & up)"
Prequel to Dragonborn (2012), this haunting fable interweaves stories about magic with the magic of stories. Read full book review >
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 1, 2005

"Well, would he? (Picture book. 4-8)"
A teasing similarity to Jon Scieszka's masterpiece, but without its enormous success. Read full book review >
WHAT DID YOU DO TODAY? by Toby Forward
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 23, 2004

"Anxious first-timers, of both the youngster and grown-up variety, will find Forward's comforting tale vastly reassuring. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Forward offers a unique twist on a familiar theme: the first day of school. Read full book review >
TRAVELING BACKWARD by Toby Forward
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 1994

"Illustrations unseen. (Fiction 8-12)"
Fanny's Grandpa is dying and her house is filled with the obnoxious relatives who expect to be remembered in his will. Read full book review >