These picture book manuscripts are currently seeking representation.
Contact Cheryl for more information.
Penelope's Pumpkin Dress
A picture-driven story following the unlikely adventure of a pumpkin seed. The tale ends back at the beginning, bringing the reader full circle in a delightfully magical and unexpected way.
(94 Words * Ages 1-4)
What Wouldn't You Do With a Purple Windmill?
Julia’s wish for a purple windmill sparks a humorous and imaginative bedtime conversation with dad. What would you do with a purple windmill? What wouldn’t you do with a purple windmill?!
(368 Words * Ages 4-7)
The Elephant Road
This story won 1st place at the 2017 SCBWI LA Writers and Illustrators Day. Judges commented: "Lyrical writing and an intriguing backdrop set the stage for an endearing story of friendship between two elephants in The Elephant Road by Cheryl Bommarito Klein. Sprinkled with non-fiction elements, readers will delight in this tale, without noticing they've learned things along the way."
(547 Words * Ages 4-7)
The Adventures of Super Cat and Little One: How Little One Got Her Name
Two sister superheroes on a quest to save the world before mom and dad wake up.
(732 Words * Ages 4-7)
Who's Watching Chanukah?
Santa watches the children at Christmas, so who is watching the children at Chanukha? David is determined to find out!
(448 Words * Ages 4-7)
The Seafaring Snail
A little snail grows up, discovers the wonders of the water's edge and sets off on a sweet, surprising adventure across the sea. This manuscript is a joint project with Vyacheslav Mishchenko, winner of the 2014 International Photography Award Discovery of the Year. Cheryl's whimsical prose is complemented by Vyacheslav's enchanting macro-photography giving readers a snail's-eye view of the world.
(282 Words * Ages 3-6)