Linda Ashman


Linda Ashman’s picture books have been included on the “best of the year” lists of The New York Times, Parenting, and Child magazines, the New York Public Library, and many others. In addition to more than 30 children’s books, including Sterling’s Hey, Coach!, Over the River & Through the Wood, and The Twelve Days of Christmas in Colorado, she is the author of the self-published The Nuts & Bolts Guide to Writing Picture Books. She lives with her family in Chapel Hill, NC. Visit her online at Sara Sanchez creates illustrations for children’s books (mostly published in Spain) in her art studio in Madrid with the radio playing in the background and her pet rabbit sleeping near her feet. See more of her work at

Ways to Welcome
When the Storm Comes
Take Your Pet to School Day
William's Winter Nap
Ella WHO?

Most Popular Linda Ashman Books

    William's Winter Nap
    Linda Ashman, Chuck Groenink
    Linda Ashman, Christian Robinson
    Take Your Pet to School Day
    Linda Ashman, Suzanne Kaufman
    Linda Ashman, Christian Robinson
    Ways to Welcome
    Linda Ashman, Joey Chou
    Over the River & Through the Wood: A Holiday Adventure
    Linda Ashman, Kim Smith

Book Stats


All Linda Ashman Books

2020Ways to WelcomeJoey Chou40
2020When the Storm ComesTaeeun Yoo32
2019Take Your Pet to School DaySuzanne Kaufman40
2017William's Winter NapChuck Groenink40
2017Ella WHO?Sara Sanchez32
2017Rain!Christian Robinson30
2016Hey, Coach!Kim Smith32
2016Henry Wants More!Brooke Boynton Hughes32
2016Rock-a-Bye RompSimona Mulazzani32
2013Rain!Christian Robinson32
2005Starry SafariJeff Mack40
1960Over the River & Through the Wood: A Holiday AdventureKim Smith32


Chuck Groenink
Christian Robinson
Suzanne Kaufman
Joey Chou
Kim Smith
Taeeun Yoo
Sara Sanchez
Jeff Mack
Simona Mulazzani
Brooke Boynton Hughes

Book Dedications by Linda Ashman

  • Hey Coaches! Thanks for your patience, dedication, and good humor.
    Hey, Coach!