Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Amy Krouse Rosenthal  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: N/A

-- Website --
-- Amy Krouse Rosenthal on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Amy lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information


Selected Titles At Your Library

Al Pha's bet
ISBN: 9780399246012. OCLC Number: 646111898

G.P. Putnam's Sons,. .

Al Pha makes a bet with himself that he can invent the perfect order for the twenty-six letters.

Christmas cookies :
ISBN: 9780060580247. OCLC Number: 191931361

. .

Presents vocabulary words and holiday lessons using Christmas cookies as the theme of the book.

Christmas cookies :
ISBN: 9780060580247. OCLC Number: 191931361

. .

Presents vocabulary words and holiday lessons using Christmas cookies as the theme of the book.

Encyclopedia of an ordinary life :
ISBN: 9781400080465. OCLC Number: 55494922

Crown Publishers,. .

An offbeat memoir is written in the form of an encyclopedia in which the author chronicles her life through a series of alphabetical entries that cover both the trivial and the essential elements of her world as she ponders everything from love and truth to shower tiles.

Little Pea
ISBN: 9781452142890. OCLC Number: 706671331

Chronicle Books,. .

Little Pea hates eating candy for dinner, but his parents will not let him have his spinach dessert until he cleans his plate.

Little Pea ;
ISBN: 1933938706. OCLC Number: 549617983

Nutmeg Media,. .

Little Pea: Little Pea doesn't like the candy his parents want him to eat for dinner and craves vegetables instead!; Little Hoot: Little Hoot doesn't want to stay up late as his parents insist and yearns to go to bed at a reasonable hour like his friends!; Little Oin: Little Oink doesn't like to be messy and wants to keep his room clean and tidy, must to his parents' chagrin!

The mother's guide to the meaning of life :
ISBN: 1579543421. OCLC Number: 45439857

Daybreak Books ;. .

A mother shares the lessons she has learned while raising her three children in a realistic and humorous fashion.

The OK book
ISBN: 9780061152559. OCLC Number: 73741648

. .

A character enumerates a great many things that it enjoys doing, although not great at any of them, knowing that someday it will excel at something.

Wumbers :
ISBN: 1452141223. OCLC Number: 799046225

Chronicle Books,. .

Shares illustrated clues and alphanumeric combinations that substitute numbers for letters with the same sound.

Additional Title Information

  • The Book of Eleven

    , Andrews McMeel, 1998 0836267753

  • The Same Phrase Describes My Marriage and My Breasts: Before the Kids, They Used to Be Such a Cute Couple

    , Andrews McMeel Publishing, 1999 0740700502

  • The Mother's Guide to the Meaning of Life: What I'Ve Learned in My Never-Ending Quest to Become a Dalai Mama

    , Hallmark, 2001 1579543421

  • Little Pea

    , Chronicle Books, 2005 081184658X

  • Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life

    , Three Rivers Press, 2005 1400080460

  • Cookies: Bite-Size Lessons

    , HarperCollins, 2006 006058081X

  • One of Those Days

    , Putnam, 2006 0399243658

  • Little Hoot

    , Chronicle Books, 2007 081186023X

  • The OK Book

    , HarperCollins, 2007 - co-created with Tom Lichtenheld 0061152552

  • Al Pha's Bet

    , Putnam, 2007

  • Christmas Cookies: Bite-Size Holiday Lessons

    , HarperCollins, 2008 0060580240

  • It's Not Fair

    , HarperCollins, 2008 0061152579



    Speaking Engagements

    Speaking Engagement Availability (No)