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BetsyTellsTacyAboutHeaven no caption


Betsy tells Tacy about Heaven, 1963

I had thought to begin my career by re-illustrating some classics.




Gats




The Gats!, Pantheon, 1966; copyright renewed 1994



Gats German

Foreign edition:

Die Gambas un andere Bildergeschichten includes "A Little Squirrel Went Walking" and "Sophie's Picnic" from Across the Sea, Verlag Sauerländer (Germany) 1989





SleepyPeople















Sleepy People, FSG, 1966; revised edition, 1969; copyright renewed 1994


Sleepy People cover

Cloth cover, first edition









BrookieAndHerLamb















Brookie and Her Lamb
, FSG, 1967; revised edition, 1981; copyright renewed 1995


Foreign editions:

Brookie no hitsujiG.C. Press (Japan) 1989

Jiao Xiao Yang Chang Ge, Grimm Press (China) 2001





Clip of Mumori Yusa singing Brookie no hitsuji (Epic/Sony Records, 1993)
                                                                  





Tea wagon waffle

Waffle from Brookie and Her Lamb coffee wagon near Tokyo, Japan. 





AcrossTheSea















Across the Sea, FSG, 1968; copyright renewed 1996


Foreign edition:

Die Gambas un andere Bildergeschichten includes "A Little Squirrel Went Walking" and "Sophie's Picnic" from Across the Sea, Verlag Sauerländer (Germany) 1989




GoldieTheDollmaker












Goldie the Dollmaker, FSG, 1969; paperback edition, FSG, 1985; new paperback edition, FSG, 1997; copyright renewed 1997


GoldieTheDollmakerCoverSM

Cloth cover, first edition







Foreign editions:

Cannongate (Great Britain) 1980

Goldie et ses poupées, Gallimard (France) 1986

— Mouche l'école des loisirs (France), 1999

Middelhauvre Verlags (Kinderbibliothek), 1999

Goldie no oningyouSuemori Books, Ltd. (Japan) 2003



TwoPianoTuners














Two Piano Tuners, FSG, 1970; copyright renewed 1998



TwoPianoTunersHebrew

Hebrew edition








Foreign editions:

Shene mekhavne pesanterim, Am Oved (Israel) 1983

Debbie et les pianos, Gallimard (France) 1986

Piano tyouritsushi, Suemori Books (Japan)

Piano tyouritsushi, with a forward by the Empress of Japan, Gendaikikakushitsu Publishers (Japan) 2012




UndersideLeaf

















The Underside of the Leaf, novel, FSG, 1972; paperback edition, Dell, 1974; copyright renewed 2000




LittleSchubert













A Little Schubert
, with recording, Harper & Row, 1972; revised edition with transcriptions, David R. Godine, 1984; copyright renewed 2000


SchubertRecord









Foreign editions:

Ritoru Schubert, Athens Press (Japan) 1980

Ein Liten Schubert, Sjöstrands Förlag (Sweden) 1990





MeAndMyCaptain














Me and My Captain, FSG, 1974; copyright renewed 2002


Foreign editions:

Mein Kapitän und ich and Zum Abendessen Fisch (two books in one volume), Verlag Sauerländer (Germany) 1989

Watashi no sentyousan, G.C. Press (Japan) 1996




FirstBooks

 The First Books, trade paperback collection, Avon, 1979

Includes: The Gats!Sleepy PeopleBrookie and Her LambAcross the SeaGoldie the Dollmaker, and Me and My Captain







DaisySummerfieldsStyle

















Daisy Summerfield's Style, novel, Delacorte, 1975;  paperback edition, Dell, 1979; copyright renewed 2003



DaisySummerfieldsStyle

Jacket cover, first edition










FishForSupperNew











Fish for Supper, Dial, 1976;  paperback edition, Dial, 1986; copyright renewed 2004


Foreign editions:

Dag la-arukhat ha-erevSifriat Poalim (Israel) 1978

Obaatyan no sakanatsuri, Athens Press (Japan) 1980

Jonathan Cape (Great Britain) 1988

Fisk till middag, Sjöstrands (Sweden) 1989

Mein Kapitän und ich and Zum Abendessen Fisch (two books in one volume), Verlag Sauerländer (Germany) 1989



MyCrazySister

















My Crazy Sister, Dial, 1976; copyright renewed 2004


MyCrazySisterJapanese

Foreign edition:

Imouto wa kureizii, Athens Press (Japan) 1980

I really like this Japanese jacket design.







FamilyScrapbook


















Family Scrapbook, FSG, 1978


FamilyScrapbook












MyNoah'sArkNew2













My Noah's Ark, Harper & Row, 1978


Foreign editions:

Obaatyan no hakobuneAthens Press (Japan) 1980

Obaatyan no hakobune, Suemori Books (year unknown)

Mijn ark van Noach, Lannoo (The Netherlands) 1989




NaturalHistory















Natural History
, FSG, 1979

Foreign editions:

Our Planet, Cannongate (Great Britain) 1988

Ikitoshi ikerumono, G.C. Press (Japan) 1991



Neighbors

















Neighbors, Harper, 1979


Neighbors










Foreign edition:

Otonarisan, G.C. Press (Japan) 1989




AnArtist














An Artist, Harper, 1980


Foreign editions:

En Konstnär, Libris (Sweden) 1982

GakaG.C. Press (Japan) 1986




LaughingLatkes

















Laughing Latkes, FSG, 1980




LivesOfTheArtists


















Lives of the Artists, biographies of five artists:  Rembrandt, Guardi, Van Gogh, Bonnard, and Nevelson, FSG, 1981


LivesOfTheArtists












WriterSmOpenBook















A Writer, Harper, 1984

Foreign edition:

Sakka, G.C. Press (Japan) 1986




ArtistsAlbum

















An Artists Album, biographies of five artists: Vermeer, Boudin, the Woodland Indians, Cézanne, and Monet, Harper, 1985


ArtistsAlbum











MyEditor

















My Editor, FSG, 1985


MyEditor











OurSnowmanNew
















Our Snowman, Harper & Row, 1986


Foreign edition:

Hutari no yukidaruma, Suemori Books, Ltd. (Japan) 1992



SchoolOfNames

















School of Names, Harper & Row, 1986







LoneJourney

















Your Lone Journey, a song by Rosalie and Doc Watson, Harper & Row, 1986 


YourLoneJourneyJapaneseEdition


Foreign edition:

Anatano hitori tabi, Suemori Books, Ltd. (Japan) 2012

The great thing about this edition is that the right art is on the cover.









ArtistsHelpersEnjoyTheEveni
















Artists' Helpers Enjoy the Evenings, Harper & Row, 1987

This is my favorite of my books. The manuscript for a sequel, Artists’ Helpers Visit New York, is in the Berg Collection at the New York Public Library.



ArtistHelpersFrontCoverJapan

Foreign edition:

Maruzen Mates (published in English, Japan) 1991












Under the name Brooke Goffstein:



AnActor


















An Actor
, Harper & Row, 1987




OurPrairieHome

















Our Prairie Home: A Picture Album, Harper & Row, 1988



AHouseAHome

















A House, a Home, Harper & Row, 1989



Two unpublished sequels, New Prairie Home and Up at the Lake, are in the Berg Collection at the New York Public Library.