Sarah Nelson Children’s Books

Sarah Nelson writes lyrical children’s books with heart and humor. Soulful, silly, often illuminating, Sarah’s fiction and nonfiction picture books will be in bookstores and libraries soon.

Coming soon . . .


I can’t hear the sea or the wind in the leaves or if my mother is calling me.

My head is full of frogs.

The Weather Books

I like rainy rivers in the street and muddy puddles for my feet.

I like splattering and splashing!

I like running, leaping, laughing!

Birth of the Bicycle

The bicycle’s great grandpa was a heavy clunky thing —

with wooden wheels and wooden spokes, a wooden frame and wooden yoke.