Barbara Herkert

Children's Book Author


At Green Bean Books in Portland, OR.

Selected Works

Children's Nonfiction Picture Book Biography
Released Oct. 27, 2015 with illustrations by Gabi Swiatkowska. Christy Ottaviano Books/Henry Holt, publisher.
Picture book biography
Released Oct. 13, 2015 with illustrations by Vanessa Brantley-Newton. Alfred A. Knopf, publisher.
Nonfiction picture book biography
To be released in October 2017 with illustrations by Lauren Castillo. Christy Ottaviano Books/Henry Holt, publisher.

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I would love to come to your library, bookstore or school!

Montage by Sharon McCrum

I will be appearing at the Oregon Council of Teachers of English (OCTE) conference on Saturday, October 8th in Wilsonville, OR to receive the Oregon Spirit Book Honor Book award in the Nonfiction category for Mary Cassatt: Extraordinary Impressionist!