Marilyn Singer, Author
Books

Here is a list of my books from the most recent to the first one published.

MISS MUFFET, OR WHAT CAME AFTER (Clarion Books, 2016 , Illustrated by David Litchfield)
WHAT’S A BANANA? (Harry N. Abrams, 2016 , Illustrated by Greg Pizzoli)
WHAT’S AN APPLE? (Harry N. Abrams, 2016 , Illustrated by Greg Pizzoli)
ECHO ECHO (Dial/Penguin, 2016 , Illustrated by Josée Masse)
TALLULAH’S TAP SHOES (Clarion, 2015 , Illustrated by Alexandra Boiger)
I’M GONNA CLIMB A MOUNTAIN IN MY PATENT LEATHER SHOES (Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014 , Illustrated by Lynne Avril)
RUTHERFORD B., WHO WAS HE? (Disney-Hyperion, 2013 , Illustrated by John Hendrix)
TALLULAH’S NUTCRACKER (Clarion, 2013 , Illustrated by Alexandra Boiger)
TALLULAH’S TOE SHOES (Clarion, 2013 , Illustrated by Alexandra Boiger)
FOLLOW FOLLOW: A Book of Reversos (Dial Books, 2013 , Illustrated by Josee Masse)
A STRANGE PLACE TO CALL HOME (Chronicle, 2012 , Illustrated by Ed Young)
THE SUPERHEROES EMPLOYMENT AGENCY (Clarion, 2012 , Illustrated by Noah Z. Jones)
TALLULAH’S SOLO (Clarion, 2012 , Illustrated by Alexandra Boiger)
THE BOY WHO CRIED ALIEN (Disney-Hyperion, 2012 , Illustrated by Brian Biggs)
A STICK IS AN EXCELLENT THING (Clarion , 2012 , Illustrated by LeUyen Pham)
EVERY DAY’S A DOG’S DAY (Dial , 2012 , Illustrated by Miki Sakamoto)
CATERPILLARS (EarlyLight Books, 2011 )
A FULL MOON IS RISING (Lee & Low, 2011 , Illustrated by Julia Cairns)
WHAT IS YOUR DOG DOING? (Atheneum/Simon & Schuster, 2011 , Illustrated by Kathleen Habbley)
TALLULAH’S TUTU (Clarion, 2011 , Illustrated by Alexandra Boiger)
TWOSOMES: Love Poems from the Animal Kingdom (Alfred A. Knopf, 2011 , Illustrated by Lee Wildish)
MIRROR MIRROR: A Book of Reversible Verse (Dutton Children's Books, 2010 , Illustrated by Josee Masse)
I’M GETTING A CHECKUP (Clarion Books, 2009 , Illustrated by David Milgrim)
I’M YOUR BUS (Scholastic Books, 2009 , Illustrated by Evan Polenghi)
EGGS (Holiday House, 2008 , Illustrated by Emma Stevenson)
FIRST FOOD FIGHT THIS FALL and Other School Poems (Sterling, 2008 , Illustrated by Sachiko Yoshikawa)
SHOE BOP! (Dutton Children's Books, 2008 , Illustrated by Hiroe Nakata)
CITY LULLABY (Clarion Books, 2007 , Illustrated by Carll Cneut)
VENOM (Darby Creek Publishing, 2007 )
LET’S BUILD A CLUBHOUSE (Clarion Books, 2006 , Illustrated by Timothy Bush)
CATS TO THE RESCUE (Henry Holt & Co., 2006 , Illustrated by Jean Cassels)
WHAT STINKS? (Darby Creek Publishing, 2006 )
MAKE ME OVER: 11 Original Stories About Transforming Ourselves (Dutton Children's Books, 2005 )
MONDAY ON THE MISSISSIPPI (Henry Holt & Co., 2005 , Illustrated by Frane Lessac)
CENTRAL HEATING: Poems about Fire and Warmth (Alfred A. Knopf, 2005 , Illustrated by Meilo So)
FACE RELATIONS: Eleven Stories About Seeing Beyond Color (Simon & Schuster, 2004 )
BLOCK PARTY TODAY! (Alfred A. Knopf, 2004 , Illustrated by Stephanie Roth)
CREATURE CARNIVAL (Hyperion Books for Children , 2004 , Illustrated by Gris Grimly)
HOW TO CROSS A POND (Alfred A. Knopf, 2003 , Illustrated by Meilo So)
FIREFLIES AT MIDNIGHT (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2003 , Illustrated by Ken Robbins)
BOO HOO BOO-BOO (HarperCollins, Inc., 2002 , Illustrated by Elivia Savadier)
QUIET NIGHT (Clarion Books, 2002 , Illustrated by John Manders)
THE COMPANY OF CROWS (Clarion Books, 2002 , Illustrated by Linda Saport)
FOOTPRINTS ON THE ROOF: Poems About the Earth (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 2002 , Illustrated by Meilo So)
DIDI AND DADDY ON THE PROMENADE (Clarion Books, 2001 , Illustrated by Marie-Louise Gay)
FRED’S BED (HarperCollins, Inc., 2001 , Illustrated by JoAnn Adinolfi)
MONSTER MUSEUM (Hyperion Books, 2001 , Illustrated by Gris Grimly)
TOUGH BEGINNINGS: How Baby Animals Survive (Henry Holt & Co., 2001 , Illustrated by Anna Vojtec)
A PAIR OF WINGS (Holiday House, 2001 , Illustrated by Anna Wertheim)
THE CIRCUS LUNICUS (Henry Holt & Co., 2000 )
I BELIEVE IN WATER: Twelve Brushes With Religion (HarperCollins, Inc., 2000 )
ON THE SAME DAY IN MARCH (HarperCollins, Inc., 2000 , Illustrated by Frane Lessac)
THE ONE AND ONLY ME (HarperCollins, Inc., 2000 , Illustrated by Elivia Savadier)
A DOG’S GOTTA DO WHAT A DOG’S GOTTA DO (Henry Holt & Co., 2000 )
JOSIE TO THE RESCUE (Scholastic, Inc., 1999 )
SOLOMON SNEEZES (HarperCollins, Inc., 1999 , Illustrated by Brian Floca)
STAY TRUE: Short Stories for Strong Girls (Scholastic, Inc., 1998 )
GOOD DAY, GOOD NIGHT (Marshall Cavendish, 1998 , Illustrated by Ponder Goembel)
PRAIRIE DOGS KISS AND LOBSTERS WAVE: How Animals Say Hello (Henry Holt & Co., 1998 , Illustrated by Normand Chartier)
DEAL WITH A GHOST (Henry Holt and Company, 1997 )
BOTTOMS UP! A Book About Rear Ends (Henry Holt & Co., 1997 , Illustrated by Patrick O'Brien)
ALL WE NEEDED TO SAY: Poems About School from Tanya and Sophie (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1996 , Illustrated by Lorna Clark)
THE MAIDEN ON THE MOOR (Morrow, 1995 , Illustrated by Troy Howell)
IN THE PALACE OF THE OCEAN KING (Atheneum, 1995 , Illustrated by Ted Rand)
THE MORGANS DREAM (Holt, 1995 , Illustrated by Gary Drake)
PLEASE DON’T SQUEEZE YOUR BOA, NOAH! (Holt, 1995 , Illustrated by Clement Oubrerie)
A WASP IS NOT A BEE (Henry Holt& Co., 1995 , Illustrated by Patrick O'Brien)
THE PAINTED FAN (Morrow, 1994 , Illustrated by Wenhai Ma)
FAMILY REUNION (Macmillan, 1994 , Illustrated by R.W. Alley)
SKY WORDS (Macmillan, 1994 , Illustrated by Deborah Kogan Ray)
BIG WHEEL (Hyperion, 1993 )
IT’S HARD TO READ A MAP WITH A BEAGLE ON YOUR LAP (Henry Holt & Co., 1993 , Illustrated by Clement Oubrerie)
CALIFORNIA DEMON (Hyperion, 1992 )
CHESTER, THE OUT OF WORK DOG (Henry Holt & Co., 1992 , Illustrated by Cat Bowman Smith)
IN MY TENT (Macmillan Publishing Company, 1992 , Illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully)
THE GOLDEN HEART OF WINTER (Morrow, 1991 , Illustrated by Robert Rayevsky)
NINE O’CLOCK LULLABY (HarperCollins, Inc., 1991 , Illustrated by Frane Lessac)
EXOTIC BIRDS (Doubleday, 1991 , Illustrated by James Needham)
TWENTY WAYS TO LOSE YOUR BEST FRIEND (HarperCollins, 1990 )
CHARMED (Atheneum, 1990 )
Sam and Dave Mysteries (HarperCollins, 1984-1989 )
STORM RISING (Scholastic Inc., 1989 )
THE HOAX ON YOU (HarperCollins, 1989 , Illustrated by Richard Williams)
THE CASE OF THE FIXED ELECTION (HarperCollins, 1989 , Illustrated by Richard Williams)
MINNIE’S YOM KIPPUR BIRTHDAY (Harper & Row, Publishers, 1989 , Illustrated by Ruth Rosner)
TURTLE IN JULY (Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1989 , Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney)
SEVERAL KINDS OF SILENCE (Harper & Row Publishers, 1988 )
THE LIGHTEY CLUB (Four Winds Press, 1987 , Illustrated by Kathryn Brown)
GHOST HOST (HarperCollins, 1987 )
MITZI MEYER, FEARLESS WARRIOR QUEEN (Scholastic, Inc., 1987 )
Samantha Spayed Mysteries (Warne and HarperCollins, 1983-1986 )
LIZZIE SILVER OF SHERWOOD FOREST (HarperCollins, 1986 , Illustrated by Miriam Nerlove)
WHERE THERE’S A WILL, THERE’S A WAG (Henry Holt and Company, 1986 , Illustrated by Andrew Glass)
HORSEMASTER (Atheneum, 1985 )
A NOSE FOR TROUBLE (Holt, 1985 , Illustrated by Andrew Glass)
THE CASE OF THE CACKLING CAR (HarperCollins, 1985 , Illustrated by Judy Glasser)
A CLUE IN CODE (HarperCollins, 1985 , Illustrated by Judy Glasser)
ARCHER ARMADILLO’S SECRET ROOM (Macmillan, 1985 , Illustrated by Beth Lee Weiner)
THE CASE OF THE SABOTAGED SCHOOL PLAY (HarperCollins, 1984 , Illustrated by Judy Glasser)
LEROY IS MISSING (HarperCollins, 1984 , Illustrated by Judy Glasser)
THE COURSE OF TRUE LOVE NEVER DID RUN SMOOTH (HarperCollins, 1983 )
THE FIDO FRAME-UP (Warne, 1983 , Illustrated by Andrew Glass)
TARANTULAS ON THE BRAIN (HarperCollins, 1982 , Illustrated by Leigh Grant)
THE FIRST FEW FRIENDS (HarperCollins, 1981 )
WILL YOU TAKE ME TO TOWN ON STRAWBERRY DAY? (Harper & Row Publishers, 1981 , Illustrated by Trinka Hakes Noble)
THE FANATIC’S ECSTATIC, AROMATIC GUIDE TO ONIONS, GARLIC, SHALLOTS AND LEEKS (Prentice-Hall, 1981 , Illustrated by Marian Parry)
IT CAN’T HURT FOREVER (HarperCollins, 1978 , Illustrated by Leigh Grant)
THE PICKLE PLAN (E.P. Dutton, 1978 , Illustrated by Steven Kellogg)
NO APPLAUSE, PLEASE (E.P. Dutton, 1977 )
THE DOG WHO INSISTED HE WASN’T (E.P. Dutton, 1976 , Illustrated by Kelly Oechsli)

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