Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Anita Silvey

ANITA SILVEY is the author of Children's Books and Their Creators, 100 Best Books for Children, 500 Great Works for Teens, and a number of other works. She currently teaches courses in children's literature at Simmons College in Boston and St. Michael's College in Burlington, Vermont.

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Children's Book-a-Day Almanac
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Children's Book-a-Day Almanac

Anita Silvey
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

Part fun- and information-filled almanac, part good book guide, the Children's Book-a-Day Almanac is a new way to discover a great children's book--every day of the year!

This fresh, inventive...

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The Plant Hunters
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The Plant Hunters

Anita Silvey
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

Driven by an all-consuming passion, the plant hunters traveled around the world, facing challenges at every turn: tropical illnesses, extreme terrain, and dangerous animals. They battled piranhas,...

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