JENNIFER BERNE

MY BOOKS

 

 

MANFISH: A STORY OF JACQUES COUSTEAU
By Jennifer Berne    Illustrations by Eric Puybaret
Published by Chronicle Books    ISBN 0811860639
 

“Before Jacques Cousteau became an internationally known oceanographer and champion of the seas, he was a curious little boy. In this lovely biography poetic text and gorgeous paintings combine to create a portrait of Jacques Cousteau that is as magical as it is inspiring.”


-- Chronicle Books
 
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Additional Languages:

 

French Manfish

Korean Manfish

Portuguese Manfish

Polish Manfish

 

 

 

CALVIN CAN'T FLY: THE STORY OF A BOOKWORM BIRDIE
By Jennifer Berne
Illustrated by Keith Bendis
Published by Sterling Publishing
Publication date: fall 2010
 
While the other little starlings were learning to fly, Calvin spent his summer in the library. His books took him places wings never could. Calvin's cousins called him, "Nerdy-Birdie" and "Geeky-Beaky." But then, in a surprise adventure, Calvin's book-learning saves the flock and Calvin becomes a hero!
 
 

 

Additional Languages:

 

Korean Calvin

Czech Calvin

Slovak Calvin

Chinese Calvin

Catalan Calvin

Castilian Calvin

 

 

 

CALVIN, LOOK OUT! A BOOKWORM BIRDIE GETS GLASSES
By Jennifer Berne
Illustrated by Keith Bendis
Published by Sterling Publishing
Publication date: August 2014
 
See how Calvin's cool new spectacles get him into big trouble and then
(with a little bookworm cleverness) make him a hero!
 
 

 

Additional Languages:

 

Spanish

Polish

 

 

 

 

ON A BEAM OF LIGHT: A STORY OF ALBERT EINSTEIN

By Jennifer Berne
Illustrated by Vladimir Radunsky
Published by Chronicle Books
Publication date: May 2013
 
The true story of a curious little boy who wanted to understand the mysterious magic behind things, the hidden secrets of our world... and who, by wondering, imagining and figuring, grew up to discover amazing things about our universe that no one had ever known before.
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  Click for: On a Beam of Light Reviews

 

Additional Languages:

Italian version

Korean version
Chinese version

Spanish version

Slovakian version

Portuguese version

 

 

 

NIGHTY-NIGHT, SLEEP TIGHT

By Jennifer Berne
Illustrator: David Walker
Published by Sterling Publishing
Publication date: March 2013
 
As night circles the Earth, a little child curls up in her bed, and animals all over the world tuck in to their special sleeping places. From the moose in Maine to the Bahama iguanas, from the kangaroos in Australia to the pandas in China, sleepy creatures go to bed and dream sweet dreams under blankets of stars. Written in lyrical, rhyming verse. A lullaby of nature.
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God: 48 Famous and Fascinating Minds Talk About God

By Jennifer Berne
Illustrator: R. O. Blechman
Published by Running Press
Publication date: Fall 2017
 
A little book about a big subject. This book is a collection of 48 quotes from some of the world’s most fascinating thinkers, as they personally contemplate the concept of God — including Galileo, Einstein, Rumi, Pope Francis, Helen Keller, Lenny Bruce, John Lennon, Gandhi, Salman Rushdie, and Maya Angelou. Wonderfully illustrated by famed New Yorker cartoonist R.O. Blechman. A thought-provoking book for adults and young adults.
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