Miriam Cohen

Books by This Author

My Big Brother

Illustrated by: Ronald Himler
Age Level: 6-9

When a young boy's beloved older brother joins the army, he has some big shoes to fill.  This touching book captures the difficulty of separation that all members of military families face, including the youngest ones. This book is available in English or in a bilingual Spanish edition.

When Will I Read?

Illustrated by: Lillian Hoban
Age Level: 3-6
More than anything, first grader Jim wants to read. Even though his teacher is reassuring, Jim is impatient. But then, one day it happens — Jim reads! Adults and children alike will appreciate the subtle message of different learning rates and styles in this gentle story.

Will I Have a Friend?

Illustrated by: Lillian Hoban
Age Level: 3-6

Jim is worried. He's not sure he'll have any friends at school! The other children in kindergarten are scary strangers to him. He's sure that he'll never find a friend...until naptime, when he discovers someone who feels the way he does.