Alice B. McGinty (Children's Books)

Alice B. McGinty


Alice B. McGinty is the award-winning author of over 40 fiction and nonfiction books for children. She considers herself to be a story detective, and loves finding stories, whether they be true biographical stories or ones that she makes up herself, based on the seeds she finds in her life experiences. Nothing is more fun than finding a good story and making it come to life!

Books by Alice B. McGinty

    The Girl Who Named Pluto: The Story of Venetia Burney
    Alice B. McGinty
    The Water Lady: How Darlene Arviso Helps a Thirsty Navajo Nation
    Shonto Begay, Alice B. McGinty
    Pancakes to Parathas
    Alice B. McGinty, Tomoko Suzuki
    A Story for Small Bear
    Richard Jones, Alice B. McGinty
    Alice B. McGinty, Thomas Gonzales
    The Sea Knows
    Alan B. Havis, Stephanie Laberis, Alice B. McGinty

Book Stats


All Alice B. McGinty Books

2021The Water Lady: How Darlene Arviso Helps a Thirsty Navajo NationAlice B. McGintyShonto Begay44
2020A Story for Small BearAlice B. McGintyRichard Jones40
2020The Sea KnowsAlan B. Havis, Alice B. McGintyStephanie Laberis48
2019The Girl Who Named Pluto: The Story of Venetia BurneyAlice B. McGinty40
2019Pancakes to ParathasAlice B. McGintyTomoko Suzuki40
2014Rabbi Benjamin’s ButtonsAlice B. McGintyJennifer Black Reinhardt32
2013GandhiAlice B. McGintyThomas Gonzales1


Shonto Begay
Tomoko Suzuki
Richard Jones
Thomas Gonzales
Alan B. Havis
Stephanie Laberis
Jennifer Black Reinhardt

Book Dedications by Alice B. McGinty

  • For Alan, who knows where to find the magic
    The Sea Knows