Sarah’s Books

coming fall 2020 . . .

The Weather Books

I Like the Rain, I Like the Snow, I Like the Wind, I Like the Sun, I Like the Clouds

Written by Sarah Nelson

Illustrated by Rachel Oldfield

Barefoot Books

These five lively, lyrical books celebrate our dynamic weather and the joys of outdoor play.  Each story is followed by engaging weather science for further family or classroom exploration.

coming spring 2021 . . .


Written by Sarah Nelson

Illustrated by Eugenie Fernandes

Owlkids Books

When Sammy and Chocolate explore the croaking, chirping, twilight marsh, hoping to catch a frog, they catch something so much better. After the mud, muck, and magic of frogness, readers can learn more about when, why, and how frogs call through intriguing end matter.

coming soon . . .

Birth of the Bicycle

Written by Sarah Nelson

Candlewick Press

Follow the wacky history of the bike from wooden running machine to bumpy boneshaker and towering high wheeler. Learn how the bicycles of the 1800s transformed American life and liberated girls and women.