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Susanna Leonard Hill

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I am the author of a number of books for children including Punxsutawney Phyllis (a Book Sense Children's Pick and an Amelia Bloomer Feminist Books for Youth pick) and No Sword Fighting In The House (a Junior Library Guild Selection.) I love visiting schools and libraries and sharing reading and writing with kids. Although at age 3 I planned to drive a steam roller, I have since discovered that writing is what I really want to do. I love horses and dogs and have a weakness for oatmeal raisin cookies and good chick flicks - separately or in combination - either works for me :) I'm an avid reader and, in addition to books for adults, I'm a big fan of picture books and YA. I am constantly awed by the talent of writers in these genres. My most ...more

Happy Perfect Picture Book Friday, Everyone!

(Still haven't solved the link list problem, so today's post is both here and on the new site!  http://susannahill.com/blog/)

Today is one of those days I love.  Not only do I get to share a truly delightful picture book, it happens to be by an author whose friendship I value and whose work I am already a fan of.  AND I got to read an advance copy, whi... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 4.07 · 1,090 ratings · 274 reviews · 18 distinct worksSimilar authors
Can't Sleep Without Sheep

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4.10 avg rating — 281 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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Punxsutawney Phyllis

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3.90 avg rating — 145 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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When Your Lion Needs a Bath

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April Fool, Phyllis!

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When Your Elephant Has the ...

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When Your Llama Needs a Hai...

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Airplane Flight!: A Lift-th...

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The Road That Trucks Built

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Not Yet, Rose

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Wake Up, Groundhog!

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When Your Llama Needs a Haircut by Susanna Leonard Hill
"This book is absolutely adorable! The whole series in now one of my favorites. If you haven't read this one, or WHEN YOUR LION NEEDS A BATH and WHEN YOUR ELEPHANT HAS THE SNIFFLES, check them out and you'll be smiling.

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When Your Llama Needs a Haircut by Susanna Leonard Hill
"Written in second person, this adorable story about a llama in desperate need of a haircut is sure to be accessible and entertaining to young readers. The third installment in the series (I love the allusion to Elephant and Lion in the class photo..." Read more of this review »
The Road That Trucks Built by Susanna Leonard Hill
"Cute book with a moving wheel on the cover. Shows the vehicles that build roads from the bulldozer, grader, paver, roller, and paint marker in rhyme. Little kids would love this and the tactile cover."
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