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Books by graduates and students of the Children’s Literature program

Below is a sampling of books published by our graduates and students. For a list of children's books by Hollins alumnae/i, click here.

How to trap a zombie; track a vampire Gigged by Heath Gibson The Other Side of Blue
How to Trap a Zombie, Track a Vampire by Amie Rotruck M.A. '05, M.F.A '08 Gigged by Heath Gibson M.F.A. '09 The Other Side of Blue by Valerie Patterson M.F.A. '08
Worth She Sang Promise Harriet's Had Enough!
Worth by A. LaFaye M.A. '98, winner of the 2005 Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction She Sang Promise: The Story of Betty Mae Jumper, Seminole Tribal Leader by Jan Godown Annino, graduate student Harriet's Had Enough! by Elissa Haden Guest, graduate student
Cora Cooks Pancit Border Crossing What's Happily Ever After, Anyway?
Cora Cooks Pancit by Dorina Lazo-Gilmore, graduate student Border Crossing by Jessica Anderson M.A. '04 What's Happily Ever After, Anyway? by Michelle Taylor M.A. '03
'Twas the Night Before Round Up The Hot List Get Real
'Twas the Night Before Round Up by Nancy Garhan Attebury M.A. '04 The Hot List by Hillary Homzie
M.A. '98
Get Real by Betty Hicks M.A. '98
Piggies Wild Times at the Bed & Biscuit Cursing Columbus
Piggies by Brian Rock M.A. '98 Wild Times at the Bed & Biscuit
by Joan Carris M.A. '98
Cursing Colmbus by Eve Tal M.A. '06
Rebel McKenzie Goodnight Moon
Rebel McKenzie by Candice Ransom M.A. '07 Margaret Wise Brown, author of Goodnight Moon, The Runaway Bunny, Little Fur Family, and many other children's classics, earned her bachelor's degree at Hollins in 1932.