Author & Illustrator

Elizabeth Winthrop

Biography

Elizabeth Winthrop has written over sixty books for readers of all ages. Her award-winning titles for children include The Castle in the Attic; Dumpy La Rue, illustrated by Betsy Lewin; and Shoes, illustrated by William Joyce. Her short story “The Golden Darters” was selected for The Best American Short Stories by Robert Stone. Under the name Elizabeth Winthrop Alsop, she is the author of the memoir piece Don’t Knock Unless You’re Bleeding: Growing Up in Cold War Washington. The daughter of Stewart Alsop, the political journalist, she divides her time between New York City and the Berkshires. Visit her at www.elizabethwinthrop.com.

The Battle for the Castle
The Castle in the Attic (35th Anniversary Edition)
Lucy and Henry Are Twins
Counting on Grace
Dumpy La Rue
Shoes Board Book
The Castle in the Attic
The Battle for the Castle
The Castle in the Attic (35th Anniversary Edition)

Books by Elizabeth Winthrop

    Lucy and Henry Are Twins
    Elizabeth Winthrop, Jane Massey
    Counting on Grace
    Elizabeth Winthrop
    Shoes Board Book
    Elizabeth Winthrop, William Joyce
    The Castle in the Attic (35th Anniversary Edition)
    Elizabeth Winthrop
    Dumpy La Rue
    Elizabeth Winthrop, Betsy Lewin
    The Battle for the Castle
    Elizabeth Winthrop

Book Stats

7
Authored
1
Illustrated
4
Collaborators

All Elizabeth Winthrop Books

YearTitleIllustratorPages
2019The Battle for the Castle224
2019The Castle in the Attic (35th Anniversary Edition)Elizabeth Winthrop192
2015Lucy and Henry Are TwinsJane Massey24
2007Counting on Grace232
2001Dumpy La RueBetsy Lewin40
1995Shoes Board BookWilliam Joyce26
1960The Castle in the AtticTrina Schart Hyman137

Collaborators

Jane Massey
William Joyce
Betsy Lewin
Trina Schart Hyman