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Emily Jenkins

  • 5 stars across 19 books

    Emily Jenkins writes books for both adults and children. She has a doctorate in English literature from Columbia and reviews children's books for The New York Times . She teaches a course in writing for children at New York University. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

    Hyewon Yum is the author and illustrator of several acclaimed books for children, including This Is Our House , The Twins' Blanket , There Are No Scary Wolves , and Last Night . Her book Mom, It's My First Day of Kindergarten! received the Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Award. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her family.

    31st December 2015

    Upside Down

    Join the Twirlywoos in this fun board book as they explore the world upside down... and the right way up! ... More

    (3 reviews)
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    2nd March 2017

    Showing Off

    The third book in a hilarious and heartfelt series about a group of magical misfits!... More

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    2nd August 2018

    Upside Down Magic

    A hilarious and heartfelt new series about a group of magical misfits! Nory Horace is nine years old. She's reso... More

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    14th May 2013

    Water In The Park

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    26th August 2015

    The Fun Book of Scary Stuff

    There are lots of frightening things out there. Witches. Trolls. Sharks. The dark! But nothing seems as scary once you t... More

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    1st August 2013

    Invisible Inkling: The Whoopie Pie War

    The adventures of Brooklyn boy Hank Wolowitz and his invisible--but not imaginary--friend continue with The Whoopie Pie ... More

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    18th November 2010

    From There to Hear...How I Got My Cochlear Implant

    "From There to Hear: How I Got My Cochlear Implant" is a photograph biography of a young child's hearing journey. Cade a... More

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    4th August 2016

    Sticks and Stones

    The second book in a hilarious and heartfelt new series about a group of magical misfits! Nory Horace is ni... More

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