Books by Tom Knight

BONE SOUP by Alyssa Satin Capucilli
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 24, 2018

"Just right for sharing with neighbors this October—either the tale or the (real) recipe that follows, or maybe both. (author's note) (Picture book/folktale. 4-8)"
"Stone Soup" gets a Halloween remake. Read full book review >
UGLY CAT & PABLO AND THE MISSING BROTHER by Isabel Quintero
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 29, 2018

"With lots of talk about farts, some grossness, a good bit of silliness, and loyalty to friends and family as the central theme, there is everything to like in this addition to the series. (recipe) (Fantasy. 7-10)"
Ugly Cat and Pablo are back following series opener Ugly Cat & Pablo (2017); this time they are on a mission to find Tamarindo, Ugly Cat's missing brother. Read full book review >
THE BIG BED by Bunmi Laditan
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 6, 2018

"A smart, charmingly manipulative kid trying to get what she wants makes for a fun (and diverse!) story that both children and adults can enjoy. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Blogger Laditan (The Honest Toddler) makes her picture-book debut with the story of a little girl who argues for her dad's spot in "the big bed." Read full book review >
UGLY CAT & PABLO by Isabel Quintero
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 25, 2017

"Both chapter-book and reluctant readers will go for this one like cats to paletas. (recipe) (Fantasy. 7-10)"
Ugly Cat and Pablo are two tough dudes with hearts of gold and a penchant for miscommunication and (mis)adventure. Read full book review >
GIDDY-UP BUCKAROOS! by Shanda Trent
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"Outdoor and indoor fun and games with a Southwestern flavor. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Two vaqueros are up with the sun for a full day of adventure. Read full book review >
FROGOSAURUS VS. THE BOG MONSTER by Paul  Harrison
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2013

"Younger reluctant readers and recent early-reader grads alike will glory in this unlikely romp's broad menu of creature-feature clichés. (Fantasy. 7-9)"
Twins Sammy and Tammy save their town from not one, but two monsters loosed by a villainous land developer in this eco-themed muckfest. Read full book review >
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD by Bernette Ford
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 2, 2013

"A splendid starter tale that will prepare children for the many more-complex versions that await. (Picture book/fairy tale. 3-6)"
A solid retelling of the familiar fairy tale geared for younger children. Read full book review >
ROSA AND THE WATER PONY by Katy  Kit
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2011

"An alternative for those fairy-loving transitioning readers who are looking for a new magical adventure. (Fantasy. 6-8)"
A new chapter-book series introduces a set of mermaid friends. Read full book review >