Nancy Carpenter has written and illustrated many books for children, including Fannie in the Kitchen by Deborah Hopkinson, a Publishers Weekly Best Book, and Twister by Darleen Bailey Beard. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
I Could Do That!
Linda Arms White; Pictures by Nancy Carpenter
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Full of humor and spunk – just like Esther!
"I could do that," says six-year-old Esther as she watches her mother making tea. Start her own business at the age of...
Darleen Bailey Beard; Pictures by Nancy Carpenter
Two children experience a tornado.
Although she sees them safely to the cellar, Mama has to leave Lucille and Natt and go help Mr. Lyle, an elderly neighbor. She tells the children not...