Marc Brown

Books by This Illustrator

Farmyard Beat

Illustrated by: Marc Brown
Age Level: 0-3
The peeping chicks can't sleep and so share their beat with a barnyard of animals and Farmer Sue in this bouncy, rhythmic tale complemented by textured collage illustrations.

Ten Tiny Toes

Illustrated by: Marc Brown
Age Level: 0-3
It's hard to resist babies and baby toes which are "a hundred times sweeter than one could suppose." A sweet, rhyming homage to babies, families, and a lifetime of affection is presented here with textured, softly colored illustrations.

The Banza: A Haitian Story

Illustrated by: Marc Brown
Age Level: 3-6
Vivid colors depict the Haitian setting for a tale in which a goat uses the banza, a banjo, given to him by a tiger, for protection in an unforeseen way. The traditional tale is retold in a way ideal for sharing aloud, and is complemented by expressive illustrations.

Wild About Books

Illustrated by: Marc Brown
Age Level: 3-6

Molly, the bookmobile librarian, finds a new batch of readers and writers when she accidentally drives into the zoo. "In a flash, every beast in the zoo was stampeding/To learn all about this new something called reading." Lively and appealing illustrations show the fun Molly and the animals have as they build the Zoobrary. Also available in Spanish.