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Deborah Underwood - Author

About the Author

Deborah Underwood is the author of Interstellar Cinderella and many other books for children, including the New York Times bestsellers Here Comes the Easter Cat, The Quiet Book, and The Loud Book. She lives in San Francisco.

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Other books by Deborah Underwood

Finding Kindness

Finding Kindness

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/11/2019

The Panda Problem

The Panda Problem

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/03/2019

Every story needs a problem. But Panda doesn't have a problem. Unless . . . . Panda is the problem. The New York Times bestselling author of Here Comes the Easter Cat and The Quiet Book loses control of the narrative in the funniest, most exuberant, most kid-delighting way in this adventurous ode to what makes a story - and what makes a story great.

Bearnard'S Book

Bearnard'S Book

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/02/2019

When Bearnard gets an invitation to be in a book, it's a dream come true! But as he reads up on what starring in a book might actually entail, he wonders if he's not quite the right bear for the part. With the help of his friend Gertie, Bearnard discovers that to shine in his story, he just needs to be himself. With sweet humor, charming characters, and a gentle message of self-confidence, this is the perfect story for book (and bear) lovers.

The Loud Book!

The Loud Book!

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 10/05/2018

BANG! CRACKLE! BOO! Just as there are different kinds of quiet, there are also different kinds of loud: Good louds (HOORAY!). And bad louds (CRASH!). And accidental louds that make you the center of attention (BURP!). The Loud Book compiles all these kid-friendly noises from morning to night, in a way that is sure to make readers CHEER!

Christmas Quiet Book

Christmas Quiet Book

Author: Deborah Underwood, Renata Liwska Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/10/2017

The holidays are filled with joyful noise. But Christmas is sometimes wrapped in quiet: Searching for presents quiet, Gingerbread quiet, and Hoping for a snow day quiet. Irresistibly cute, soft colored pencil illustrations of bunnies, owls, bears, and more paint a magical holiday picture indeed.

The Quiet Book

The Quiet Book

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/09/2016

Quiet can be delicate. Quiet can be thundering! Quiet can be sweet, and cozy, and can most definitely help you fall asleep. This irresistibly charming bedtime classic explores all the different quiets that can fill a child's days from morning until night. Sweet, beautifully rendered bears, rabbits, fish, birds, and iguanas propel the story far beyond words.

Here Comes Valentine Cat

Here Comes Valentine Cat

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/01/2016

Cat does NOT like Valentine's Day. It's much too mushy, and no way is he making a valentine for anyone- especially not his new neighbour, Dog. Dog refuses to respect the fence: he keeps tossing over old bones and a hitting Cat in the head! But just as Cat's about to send Dog an angry valentine telling him exactly what he can do with his bones, Dog throws a ball over the fence. What is Dog playing at? Cat is in for a hilarious - and heartwarming - surprise in this story about being perhaps too quick to judge.

The Loud Book!

The Loud Book!

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 19/06/2015

BANG! CRACKLE! BOO! Just as there are different kinds of quiet, there are also different kinds of loud: good louds HOORAY! and bad louds CRASH!, and accidental louds that make you the centre of attention BURP!. The Loud Book presents all these kid-friendly noises in a way that is sure to make readers CHEER! Now in a padded board edition just perfect for little hands. Pair this with its equally entertaining but quieter, The Quiet Book.

Here Comes Santa Cat

Here Comes Santa Cat

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/10/2014

Christmas is coming, and Cat has a hunch he's not on Santa's nice list. Which means? No presents for Cat. So he tries to be good, but Cat and tree-decorating don't exactly mix, and children, it seems, aren't wild for his brand of gift-giving. Still, this holiday, Cat might surprise even himself with his generosity and leave the Grinchiest of readers laughing. Best of all, he may just get to meet the man in the red suit himself-and receive a holiday surprise of his own. There's a new lovable, laughable, irascible cat joining the Christmas crew, and he's bringing gifts!

The Quiet Book

The Quiet Book

Author: Deborah Underwood, Renata Liwska Format: Hardback Release Date: 20/09/2013

The Quiet Book is now available in a cozy padded board book edition! In this irresistibly charming picture book, many different quiet moments are captured, from the anticipation - heavy Top of the roller coaster quiet to the shocked-into-silence First look at your new hairstyle quiet. The impossibly sweet bears, rabbits, fish, birds, and iguanas are all rendered in soft pencils and coloured digitally, and, as in all of the best picture books, the illustrations propel the story far beyond the words. Soft covers, rounded comers, and sturdy board book pages make this new classic the perfect bedtime companion.

Christmas Quiet Book

Christmas Quiet Book

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/11/2012

The holidays are filled with joyful noise. But Christmas is sometimes wrapped in quiet: Searching for presents quiet, Getting caught quiet, and Hoping for a snow day quiet. Irresistibly cute, soft colored pencil illustrations of bunnies, bears, and more paint a magical holiday picture indeed.

Quiet Book

Quiet Book

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/04/2010

There are many kinds of quiet: Quiet can be delicate. Quiet can be thundering! Quiet can be sweet, and cozy, and can most definitely help you fall asleep. With kid-centric descriptions and irresistible artwork, this gentle picture book explores all the different quiets that can fill a child's days from morning to night.

Here Comes the Easter Cat

Here Comes the Easter Cat

Author: Deborah Underwood Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/03/2004

Why should the Easter Bunny get all the love? That's what Cat would like to know. So he decides to take over: He dons his sparkly suit, jumps on his Harley, and roars off into the night. But it turns out delivering Easter eggs is hard work. And it doesn't leave much time for naps (of which Cat has taken five-no, seven). So when a pooped-out Easter Bunny shows up, and with a treat for Cat, what will Cat do? His surprise solution will be stylish, smart, and even-yes-kind.

Interstellar Cinderella

Interstellar Cinderella

Author: Deborah Underwood, Meg Hunt Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/01/2003

Once upon a planetoid, amid her tools and sprockets,a girl named Cinderella dreamed of fixing fancy rockets.With a little help from her fairy godrobot, Cinderella is going to the ball. But when the prince's ship has mechanical trouble, someone will have to zoom to the rescue! Readers will thank their lucky stars for this irrepressible fairy tale retelling, its independent heroine and its stellar happy ending.

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