Amy Krouse Rosenthal
AUTHOR

Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Amy Krouse Rosenthal is a person who likes to make things.
Some things she likes to make:

Children's books.
Grown-up books.
Short videos.
Speeches.
Salads.
Connections with the universe.
Something out of nothing.
Wishes.

According to The New York Times, Amy's award-winning children's books "radiate fun the way tulips radiate spring: they are elegant and spirit-lifting."

Her 30+ books for children include UNI THE UNICORN, I WISH YOU MORE, EXCLAMATION MARK, LITTLE PEA, SPOON, CHOPSTICKS, DUCK!RABBIT! and PLANT A KISS.

Amy's alphabetized memoir ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AN ORDINARY LIFE was named one of Amazon's top 10 memoirs of the decade. She is also the creator of a specialty line of keepsake journals.

Amy is a contributor to public radio, YouTube (THE BECKONING OF LOVELY, THE MONEY TREE) and TED (7 NOTES ON LIFE).

Amy resides on a tree-lined street in Chicago and online at whoisamy.com.

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Best Sellers

    • Uni the Unicorn

    • By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
    • Narrated by: Paris Rosenthal
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Uni is just like all the other unicorns...except for one thing: She believes that little girls are REAL....

    Regular price: $7.00

    • Dear Girl,

    • By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Paris Rosenthal
    • Narrated by: Paris Rosenthal
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Dear Girl, is a remarkable love letter written for the special girl in your life; a gentle reminder that she’s powerful, strong, and holds a valuable place in the world....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Textbook Amy Krouse Rosenthal

    • By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
    • Narrated by: Amy Krouse Rosenthal, John Green
    • Length: 2 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
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    Not exactly a memoir, not just a collection of observations, Textbook Amy Krouse Rosenthal is an exploration into the many ways we are connected on this planet....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Serendipitous

    • By ashley on 03-08-17

    Regular price: $12.60

    • Uni the Unicorn and the Dream Come True

    • By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
    • Narrated by: Paris Rosenthal
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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    The Land of Unicorns is in trouble - it has been raining and raining for what seems like forever....

    Regular price: $7.00

    • Exclamation Mark

    • By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook, Emily Eiden, MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
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    An exciting tale of self-discovery, this is the story about an exclamation mark....

    Regular price: $9.07

    • Little Hoot

    • By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
    • Narrated by: Abby Sher
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
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    It's not fair! All Little Owl wants is to go to bed at a reasonable hour, like his friends do. But no, Mama and Papa say little owls have to stay up late and play....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun Story for Any Little Bedtime Owl

    • By Ann on 07-14-12

    Regular price: $1.37

    • Little Pea

    • By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
    • Narrated by: Abby Sher
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39

    If Little Pea doesn't eat all of his sweets, there will be no vegetables for dessert! A young pea doesn't know what to do....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delight for the little ones

    • By vmk on 06-08-18

    Regular price: $1.37

    • Spoon

    • By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
    • Narrated by: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
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      4 out of 5 stars 3
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    Spoon has always been a happy little utensil. But lately he feels like life is just not cutting it. Fork, Knife and Chopsticks all have it so much better than Spoon....

    Regular price: $6.99

    • Friendshape

    • By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Tom Lichtenheld - illustrator
    • Narrated by: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The best-selling creators of Exclamation Mark! introduce a triangle, circle, square, and rectangle who celebrate the gift of friendship. This joyous book rejoices in the simple beauties of friendship....

    Regular price: $6.99

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