Author

Lori Mortensen

Biography

Lori Mortensen is an award-winning children’s book author of more than 70 books and over 350 stories and articles. Recent picture book releases include If Wendell Had a Walrus (Henry Holt), Chicken Lily, (Henry Holt), Mousequerade Ball (Bloomsbury) illustrated by New York Times bestselling illustrator Betsy Lewin, and Cowpoke Clyde Rides the Range (Clarion, 2016) a sequel to Cowpoke Clyde & Dirty Dawg, one of Amazon’s Best Picture Books of 2013.

When she’s not letting her cat in, or out, or in, she’s tapping away at her computer, conjuring, coaxing, and prodding her latest stories to life. Today, she lives in Northern California with her family and their mega-fluffy cat, Max.

Most Popular Lori Mortensen Books

nursery rhymes · cows · the moon · perseverance
Cindy Moo
Cowpoke Clyde and Dirty Dawg book
4.6
cowboys and cowgirls · dogs · bath time
Cowpoke Clyde and Dirty Dawg
Chicken Lily book
5.6
facing fears · chickens
Chicken Lily
the beach · friendship · adventure · animals
If Wendell Had a Walrus

All Lori Mortensen Books

Lori Mortensen on Twitter

Collaborators

Jeff Mack
Michael Allen Austin
Nina Victor Crittenden
Betsy Lewin
Matt Phelan

Book Dedications by Lori Mortensen

  • To my brave chicks, Allen, Steve, and Jaimie
    Chicken Lily

Personal Info

Books Stats

6Authored

Most Recent Book

the beach · friendship · adventure · animals
If Wendell Had a Walrus

Highest Rated Book

Chicken Lily book
5.6
facing fears · chickens
Chicken Lily

Official Website

http://www.lorimortensen.com