Books by Valerie Coursen

THE POODLE WHO BARKED AT THE WIND by Charlotte Zolotow
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 1, 2002

"Heartwarming, but not really worth still another retread. (Picture book. 5-7)"
A barky little dog suddenly clams up when all of her human family except the father goes out for the day. Read full book review >
MORDANT'S WISH by Valerie Coursen
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"Those old enough to know the meaning of Mordant's name may wonder if his wish for a friend is, after all, mere sarcasm. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Mordant the Mole wishes for a friend and gets one in this greeting-card-pretty picture book. Read full book review >