Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: None Genre: C:CHILDREN Fiction History Non-Fiction Born: in Chicago Sites:
Illinois ConnectionRosenstock was born in Chicago and raised in Orland Park. She attended college at the University of Illinois, Loyola University in Chicago and National Louis University in Evanston. She currently resides in Chicago's northwest suburbs.
Biographical and Professional InformationBarb Rosenstock is an award-winning author who loves to write about true stories for children. Along with the books, she also provides downloadable Educator’s Guides with Common Core connections on her website. She enjoys making school visits and will work with teachers to develop a program specific to curriculum needs.
*''Ben Franklin's Big Splash: The Mostly True Story of His First Invention'', Calkins Creek, 2014 *''Dorothea’s Eyes: Dorothea Lange Photographs the Truth'', Calkins Creek, 2016 *''Fearless: The Story of Racing Legend Louise Smith'', Dutton, 2010 *''The Camping Trip that Changed America'', Dial, 2012 *''The LIttlest Mountain'', KarBen, 2011 *''The Noisy Paint Box: The Colors and Sounds of Kandinsky's Abstract Art'', Knopf, 2014 - Spanish edition available *''The Streak: How Joe DiMaggio Became America's Hero'', Calkins Creek, 2014 *''Thomas Jefferson Builds a Library'', Calkins Creek, 2013 *''Through the Window: Views of Marc Chagall's Life and Art'', Knopf, 2018 *''Vincent Can't Sleep: Van Gogh Paints the Night Sky'', Knopf, 2017 *Prairie Boy: Frank Lloyd Wright Turns the Heartland into a Home, Calkins Creek, 2019 *Leave It to Abigail!: The Revolutionary Life of Abigail Adams, Little Brown, 2020 *Otis and Will Discover the Deep: The Record-Setting Dive of the Bathysphere, Little Brown, 2018 *The Secret Kingdom: Nek Chand, a Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art, Candlewick, 2018 *Yogi: The Life, Loves, and Language of Baseball Legend Yogi Berra, Calkins Creek, 2019 *Blue Grass Boy: The Story of Bill Monroe, Father of Bluegrass Music, Calkins Creek, 2018 *Fight of the Century: Alice Paul Battles Woodrow Wilson for the Vote, Calkins Creek, 2020 *Mornings with Monet, Knopf, 2021