Books written by Susan Hughes

Walking in the City with Jane

Kids Can Press Ltd | April 3, 2018 | 36 pages
"In Walking in the City with Jane, award-winning author Susan Hughes tells the fictionalized story of Jane Jacobs through a celebration of city life and grassroots activism. Even as a young girl, Jane was an independent thinker with an extraordinary imagination and sense of wonder. She was known to... More Info


Owlkids | April 11, 2017 | 24 pages
Around the world, little ones are carried in many different ways: in slings, on shoulders, in backpacks, on hips, in baskets, and in loving arms. Up! depicts ten places around the world, from Afghanistan to northern Canada, Peru to West Africa. In each place, a mom, dad, grandparent, aunt, uncle,... More Info

No Girls Allowed

Kids Can Press Ltd | May 25, 2019 | 80 pages
Concentrating on seven historical figures, a graphic novel based on legends, poems, letters, and first-hand accounts shows how women through the ages and across cultures have disguised themselves as men for various reasons. Simultaneous.  More Info

Off to Class

Owlkids | August 30, 2011 | 64 pages
Describes some of the different and unusual school settings around the world, from an environmentally sustainable school in India to schools within caves in China and schools for the nomadic tribes of Siberia.  More Info