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Anne Rockwell

Anne Rockwell has been an innovator in children's books for more than 30 years and has written well over 100 books.

Gregory Christie's first book, The Palm of My Heart: Poetry by African American Children, received a Coretta Scott King Honor for illustration in 1997.


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Bear Child's Book of Hours

By: Anne Rockwell

Ferryboat Ride!

By: Anne Rockwell
illustrated by: Maggie Smith

Ocean ferries, harbor ferries, river ferries, lake ferries--even children who don't live near one often experience them while on vacation.  As she did with air travel in I Fly, Anne Rockwell...

I Fly

By: Anne Rockwell

From the exhilaration of take-off to the joy of seeing one's family at the arrival gate, here is an ideal book to prepare a child for his or her first airline flight--solo or en famille. Anne Rockwell,...


M G COOKIE-CANDY BOOK

By: Anne Rockwell

Only Passing Through

By: Anne Rockwell
illustrated by: Gregory Christie

A powerful picture book biography of one of the abolitionist movement's most compelling voices.

Sojourner Truth traveled the country in the latter half of the 19th century, speaking out against slavery. She told of...

Sweet Potato Pie

By: Anne Rockwell

Everybody's happy.  Why, oh, why?  Grandma's baking...sweet potato pie! That's why!  


The Prince Who Ran Away

By: Anne Rockwell
illustrated by: Fahimeh Amiri

On a night more than two thousand years ago, a prince was born in India. He could have been the most powerful rajah in all the world. But instead, the prince chose to become a common beggar, seeking a...

They Called Her Molly Pitcher

By: Anne Rockwell;illustrated by Cynthia Von Buhler

The rousing true tale of an American Revolution heroine.

When her husband joined General Washington’s army, Molly Hays went with him. All through the winter at Valley Forge, Molly watched and listened. Then in...

Honk Honk

By: Anne Rockwell


I Like the Library

By: Anne Rockwell

Good Morning, Digger

By: Anne Rockwell
Illustrated by: Melanie Greenberg

Truck Stop

By: Anne Rockwell
Illustrated by: Melissa Iwai

Early each morning,
before the sun is even up,
the Truck Stop opens for breakfast,
and the trucks start pulling in.
Eighteen wheeler,
milk tank,
moving van,
and flatbed!
Their drivers order eggs and...








Big Wheels

By: Anne Rockwell

Bikes

By: Anne Rockwell


Boats

By: Anne Rockwell

From bathtub toys to gondolas on the Grand Canal, this book explores the small child’s world of boats.

Using simple text and illustrations, these colorful boats of all shapes and sizes float...

Cars

By: Anne Rockwell

Using simple text and illustrations, this book introduces colorful cars of all kinds—and their uses—to young children.

"Rockwell's neat, brightly hued graphics are instantly recognizable,...

Fire Engines

By: Anne Rockwell

Told from a child's point of view, this book is all about that most fabulous of machines: the fire engine.


On Our Vacation

By: Anne Rockwell

Planes

By: Anne Rockwell

"In the same vein as Rockwell's earlier books—Boats, Cars, and Trucks—this new title presents various types of planes to the very young child.  The artist uses clear, bright colors to depict the...

Things That Go

By: Anne Rockwell


Things to Play With

By: Anne Rockwell

Trains

By: Anne Rockwell

Trucks

By: Anne Rockwell


Space Vehicles

By: Anne Rockwell

Things That Go

By: Anne Rockwell

When We Grow Up

By: Anne Rockwell


Trucks

By: Anne Rockwell

One Bean

By: Anne Rockwell

Welcome To Kindergarten

By: Anne Rockwell


Big Wheels

By: Anne Rockwell

Four Seasons Make a Year

By: Anne Rockwell

Four Seasons Make A Year

By: Anne Rockwell


Big Wheels

By: Anne Rockwell

Little Shark

By: Anne Rockwell

Little Shark

By: Anne Rockwell


Pumpkin Day Pumpkin Night

By: Anne Rockwell;Megan Halsey

Backyard Bear

By: Anne Rockwell

Backyard Bear

By: Anne Rockwell


The Toolbox

By: Anne Rockwell