Susan Stockdale has written and illustrated a number of children’s picture books, including Stripes of All Types, Bring On the Birds, Spectacular Spots, Fabulous Fishes, and Carry Me!. Her books celebrate nature with exuberance and charm and have won awards from the American Library Association, Parents’ Choice, and the National Science Teachers Association. Stockdale lives in Maryland and speaks frequently at schools and conferences. You can visit her website here.
Books by this Author/Illustrator
“Stunning… Wonderful for reading aloud and sharing; recommended for every library to introduce art, poetry, and glorious birds to young readers and lucky listeners.” —School Library Journal, STARRED REVIEW
“Stockdale’s rhyming couplets are perfectly crafted. They’re as delightful to read aloud as her clean, bright acrylic paintings are to look at.” ―School Library Journal
Bilingual edition available in paperback and board book!
Bilingual edition available in paperback and coming in board book!
“A lovely, interactive exploration of stripes and a good introduction to some new animals.” ―Kirkus Reviews
“A spot-on animal gallery for budding naturalists.” ―Kirkus Reviews
“A fresh look at birds: familiar, strange, and wonderful.” ―Booklist
“An exciting way to prepare kids for a visit to the aquarium.” ―Booklist
“A beautifully sweet look at how babies are carried, from insects and birds, to mammals and fish, and ultimately to how your own mother carried you… Sure to become a calm and soothing bedtime favorite.” ―Kirkus Reviews