Helen Oxenbury

Books by This Illustrator

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Illustrated by: Helen Oxenbury
Age Level: 6-9

Lewis Carroll's classic story of Alice and her fantastic journey has been freshly illustrated. Gentle, full-color illustrations retain the original tone and make the story appealing and accessible for modern children.

Alice down the rabbit hole comes to life in this masterful, unabridged reading of the classic fantasy, bringing it to life all over again.

Farmer Duck

Illustrated by: Helen Oxenbury
Age Level: 3-6
A small format version of the story about overworked Duck, his stalwart friends, and a lazy farmer is accompanied by a CD. Limited animation and well-paced narration enliven the book while audio-only (a read-along) introduce this book in several ways.

So Much

Illustrated by: Helen Oxenbury
Age Level: 3-6
With each "ding dong!" of the door bell, another relative joins Mom and the baby to play and enjoy each other until the last arrival when the celebration really begins. The extended family who loves Baby SO MUCH celebrates Daddy's birthday.

Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes

By: Mem Fox
Illustrated by: Helen Oxenbury
Age Level: 0-3
From the opening lines to its satisfying conclusion, readers are introduced to babies from many cultures. Though each child is different, each has some things in common — "ten little fingers & ten little toes." The rhyming text and repeated phrase make this a wonderful book to share with children of many ages.

The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig

Illustrated by: Helen Oxenbury
Age Level: 3-6
In this funny take-off on the traditional story, the adorable little wolves are hounded by a big, bad pig who figures out how to destroy the wolves' sturdy abodes. The surprise ending is both droll and satisfying, made more so because of the expressive illustrations.