Katey Howes Author Page

The Newtown Bookshop is thrilled to be able to offer these wonderful signed Picture Books by one of our favorite Children's Authors, Katey Howes! 

Katey is able to personalize any of her books to your little special someone!

Be sure to include who to personalize each book to in the comment section of your order. 

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A Poem Grows Inside You By Katey Howes, Heather Brockman Lee (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Katey Howes, Heather Brockman Lee (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781943147991
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Published: Innovation Press - October 4th, 2022

We all hold the seed of something wonderful inside us, just waiting for the right moment to bloom. In A Poem Grows Inside You, the seed of an idea waits for the rhythm of the rainfall to awaken it, then takes root and begins to grow.


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Woven of the World By Katey Howes, Dinara Mirtalipova (By (artist)) Cover Image
By Katey Howes, Dinara Mirtalipova (By (artist))
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452178066
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Published: Chronicle Books - February 7th, 2023

Told from the perspective of a young girl learning to weave, Woven of the World is a lyrical meditation on the ancient art of weaving and what this beautiful craft can teach us.

As rhythmic as the swish of a loom, and as vibrant as a skein of brightly dyed wool, this lyrical picture book shares the history and practice of weaving through the centuries and around the world,


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Rissy No Kissies By Katey Howes, Jess Engle (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Katey Howes, Jess Engle (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781541597983
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - March 2nd, 2021

A lovebird who doesn't like kisses?


Be a Maker By Katey Howes, Elizabet Vukovic (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Katey Howes, Elizabet Vukovic (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781512498028
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - March 5th, 2019

How many things can you make in a day? A tower, a friend, a change?


Magnolia Mudd and the Super Jumptastic Launcher Deluxe By Katey Howes, Valerio Fabbretti Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454921745
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Union Square Kids - January 2nd, 2018

"Howe's text has just the right tone and is highly relatable, while Fabbretti's illustrations are comic book bold, funny, and capture myriad emotions. VERDICT A girl who loves inventing finds an unexpected ally in her uncle's bride-to-be. Fun text meets spot-on illustrations with a little learning thrown in--it's a winning combo. --School Library Journal


Grandmother Thorn By Katey Howes, Rebecca Hahn (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Katey Howes, Rebecca Hahn (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780991386697
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chicago Review Press-Ripple Grove Press - August 29th, 2017

Nominee:
2017 Cybils Award, Best Fiction Picture Book, Children's and Young Adult

Grandmother Thorn treasures her garden, where not a leaf, twig or pebble is allowed out of place. But when a persistent plant sprouts without her permission, Grandmother begins to unravel. “Her hair became as tangled as the vines on her fence. Her garden fell into disrepair.