Books by Trudy Harris

THE ROYAL TREASURE MEASURE by Trudy Harris
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"Though it is regrettable that in neither story nor note is the metric system, the international standard, mentioned, still, save about half an inch (or roughly 1 cm) on your shelves for this one. (Math picture book. 4-8)"
A clever princess and a simple man solve a measurement problem and find true love in this fairy-tale-like math story. Read full book review >
SAY SOMETHING, PERICO by Trudy Harris
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

Bored with a parrot's life in a pet store, Spanish-speaking Perico wants a permanent home.

The pet store man assures a female customer that Perico "can say some words." Read full book review >

TALLY CAT KEEPS TRACK by Trudy Harris
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

Tally McNally the alley cat keeps track of everything with tally marks: trees climbed, mice caught, races won. Read full book review >
THE CLOCK STRUCK ONE by Trudy Harris
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

Harris's latest math-concept book (Splitting the Herd, 2008, etc.) expands "Hickory Dickory Dock" into a 12-hour romp throughout the farm. Read full book review >

SPLITTING THE HERD by Trudy Harris
NUMBERS AND COUNTING
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

Neighboring ranchers Emma and Kirby use simple arithmetic to keep their cattle sorted out. Read full book review >

20 HUNGRY PIGGIES by Trudy Harris
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2007

Harris counts from one to twenty with some busy porkers getting ready for a picnic. Read full book review >

100 DAYS OF SCHOOL by Trudy Harris
Released: Sept. 1, 1999

100 Days Of School (32 pp.; $21.90; Sept.; 0-7613-1271-4): Readers will want to try the more interesting variations on math Harris has devised, e.g., addition and subtraction using clowns, trains, blackberry pie, and centipedes. Read full book review >