Thanks for stopping by the website of Martha Freeman, author of books for kids of all ages. Click on the Books icon above to learn about all my books, including the latest, The Orphan and the Mouse, my First Kids and Chickadee Court mysteries as well as my other books.
You may also want to know about my own personal secrets (shhh!), the latest news, and how to invite me to your school or library. Feel free to look around. I hope you like what you see!
Thanks to the Bank Street College of Education for naming "The Orphan and the Mouse" a best book of the year! Winners are cited for (among other things) literary quality, potential emotional impact on readers, credibility of characterization and plot, and authenticity of time and place.
What's it like to have an author visit your school? Watch this 2-minute trailer made by my friend Eric Hamilton and find out! For more information about my school visits, or to find out how to invite me to visit your school or library, click on the School Visits icon above.