Author & Illustrator

Charise Mericle Harper


Charise Mericle Harper, a seasoned author of many books for young readers including the Just Grace series, whips up dynamic and fun characters in this third book of the Next Best Junior Chef series. Charise lives in Oregon with her family where there are too many tasty food trucks from which to eat. Visit her at and on Twitter at @ChariseHarper.

Puddle Trouble
Bad Sister
A Cat Surprise!
Heat Is On
The Winner Is . . .
Mae and June and the Wonder Wheel
Lights, Camera, Cook!
The Good for Nothing Button!

Most Popular Charise Mericle Harper Books

    Bad Sister
    Charise Mericle Harper, Rory Lucey
    Go! Go! Go! Stop!
    Charise Mericle Harper
    Heat Is On
    Charise Mericle Harper, Aurelie Blard-Quintard
    Puddle Trouble
    Charise Mericle Harper
    Charise Mericle Harper
    A Cat Surprise!
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Book Stats


All Charise Mericle Harper Books

2021Puddle TroubleCharise Mericle Harper64
2021Bad SisterCharise Mericle HarperRory Lucey240
2020A Cat Surprise!Charise Mericle Harper64
2019Heat Is OnCharise Mericle HarperAurelie Blard-Quintard192
2018The Winner Is . . .Charise Mericle Harper192
2018Mae and June and the Wonder WheelCharise Mericle HarperAshley Spires128
2017Lights, Camera, Cook!Charise Mericle HarperAurelie Blard-Quintard192
2017The Good for Nothing Button!Mo Willems, Charise Mericle HarperMo WillemsCharise Mericle Harper64
2017Elephant & Piggie Like Reading! The Good for Nothing ButtonMo WillemsCharise Mericle Harper64
2016Big Surprise for Little CardCharise Mericle HarperAnna Raff40
2015Go! Go! Go! Stop!Charise Mericle Harper32
2010CupcakeCharise Mericle HarperCharise Mericle Harper32


Rory Lucey
Aurelie Blard-Quintard
Ashley Spires
Anna Raff
Mo Willems