THE BREAKING NEWS, Roaring Brook/Macmillan – now available to order from: 



“An absolute-must for most libraries.” – School Library Journal

“…a useful classroom and parental tool in tough times.” – The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books (STARRED review)

“…the heavily outlined images are steady and solid, including the closing spreads of the girl and her family planting flowers, which circle back to a scene at the beginning, affirming the resilience that can result when small acts are focused on community.”   The New York Times

*A Scholastic Teacher’s magazine summer 2018 reading list pick*


More reviews & press for THE BREAKING NEWS: 


PET THE PETS, Little Simon/Simon & Schuster – available August 14, 2018!


  • From Publisher’s Weekly: Jeffrey Salane at Little Simon has bought world rights to author-illustrator Sarah Lynne Reul’s Pet the Pets, a novelty book inviting young readers to help unhappy pets feel better by scratching, patting, swirling, and pressing the pages before revealing a solution to each pet’s dilemma under the flap. It is set for summer 2018; Emily Mitchell at Wernick & Pratt brokered the two-book deal, which includes an untitled sequel. 
    • Sequel info: FARM THE FARM, Little Simon/Simon & Schuster – coming 2019!
  • Pre-order from your favorite indie bookstore or wherever you like to buy books!


ALLIE ALL ALONG, Sterling – available August 7th, 2018!

SarahLynneReul_AngryLayers_blue_slr*Cover art coming soon!

  • From Publisher’s Weekly: Eliza Berkowitz at Sterling has bought Sarah Lynne Reul‘s The Angry Layers, a picture book about a boy who tries to help his furious little sister get the worst of her anger off. Publication is planned for Fall 2018; Emily Mitchell at Wernick & Pratt Agency brokered the deal for world English rights.