Fran Manushkin

9 children’s books by the writer

Fran Manushkin is the author of many popular picture books, including Baby, Come Out!; Latkes and Applesauce: A Hanukkah Story; The Tushy Book; The Belly Book; and Big Girl Panties. There is a real Katie Woo - she's Fran's great-niece - but she never gets in half the trouble of the Katie Woo in the books. Fran writes on her beloved Mac computer in New York City, without the help of her two naughty cats, Chaim and Goldy.

3+ years

The Belly Book

Fran Manushkin, Dan Yaccarino

The Belly Book

Bellies come in all shapes and sizes: baby bellies, grown-up bellies, animal bellies. Some bellies are soft. Some bellies are firm. Round or flat, all bellies deserve a happy pat! Celebrate your belly too with this funny book about tummies.

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Big Girl Panties

Fran Manushkin

Big Girl Panties

"Big Girl Panties!" features a light, positive approach to motivate toddlers to become toilet trained. What could be more rewarding for a little girl than wearing big girl panties, just like mommy? Adult caregivers and toddlers alike will love the ...

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Katie Woo Every Day's an Adventure

Fran Manushkin, Tammie Lyon

Katie Woo Every Day's an Adventure

Katie Woo loves an adventure. She always finds a way to enjoy each new and unexpected thing that comes her way. From airplane trips todance recitals, thefun never ends.Join Katie and have an adventure of your own!"

£4.99

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Cartwheel Katie

Fran Manushkin, Tammie Lyon

Cartwheel Katie

When Katie sees gymnasts on TV, she thinks the girls are so cool! So she jumps at the chance to take a gymnastics class. But it turns out that somersaults and cartwheels aren't as easy as they look. Will ...

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Katie's Noisy Music

Fran Manushkin, Tammie Lyon

Katie's Noisy Music

Katie loves music, and she'd like to make music of her own. She enjoys all of the instruments her dad and friends play, but none seem right for her. What instrument will match the music in Katie's heart?

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