Books published by Putnam Publishing Group

Firebird

Putnam Publishing Group | September 4, 2014 | 40 pages
A debut picture book by an American Ballet Theatre soloist follows the experiences of an insecure young girl who the author encourages to believe in herself and achieve her dreams through hard work and dedication.  More Info

Brush Back

Putnam Publishing Group | July 1, 2015 | 480 pages
Chicago’s V. I. Warshawski confronts crooked politicians and buried family secrets in the gritty new novel from New York Times–bestselling author Sara Paretsky. No one would accuse V. I. Warshawski of backing down from a fight, but there are a few she’d be happy to avoid. High on that list is... More Info

The Animals' Santa

Putnam Publishing Group | October 21, 2014 | 32 pages
"It's Little Snow the rabbit's first Christmas and after all the forest animals tell him about the animals' Santa, he is excited to wake up on Christmas morning to find his own surprise"--  More Info

What the Moon Said

Putnam Publishing Group | February 1, 2014 | 224 pages
When Esther's family moves to a farm during the Great Depression, she soon learns that there are things much more important than that her superstitious mother rarely shows her any affection.  More Info

Uncle Bobby's Wedding

Putnam Publishing Group | March 27, 2008 | 32 pages
Although happy that Uncle Bobby is marrying his boyfriend, Jamie, Chloe can't help but worry that her place as his favorite person may be lost upon their special union, in a simple tale featuring an alternative family.  More Info

Grandfather Buffalo

Putnam Publishing Group | February 16, 2006 | 32 pages
When Grandfather Buffalo, the oldest bull of the herd, trails behind the group, he finds that he is joined by a newborn calf.  More Info

Hidden America

Putnam Publishing Group | September 13, 2012 | 318 pages
The award-winning "Significant Others" columnist shares character portraits of remarkable men and women whose low-profile accomplishments contribute to the running of the nation, from coal miners and oil rig workers to migrant laborers and air traffic controllers.  More Info

The Apothecary

Putnam Publishing Group | October 4, 2011 | 368 pages
Follows a fourteen-year-old American girl whose life unexpectedly transforms when she moves to London in 1952 and gets swept up in a race to save the world from nuclear war.  More Info