Every Living Thing

Illustrated by S.D. Schindler
LIST PRICE $7.99

About The Book

Here are twelve deeply moving short stories from the perceptive pen of Cynthia Rylant. Each captures the moment when someone's life changes -- when an animal causes a human being to see things in a different way, and, perhaps, changes his life.

About The Author

Photograph courtesy of the author

Cynthia Rylant is the author of more than 100 books for young people, including the beloved Henry and Mudge, Annie and Snowball, Brownie & Pearl, and Mr. Putter & Tabby series. Her novel Missing May received the Newbery Medal. She lives in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Visit her at CynthiaRylant.com.

About The Illustrator

Photo Credit:

S. D. Schindler is the popular and versatile illustrator of many books for children, including Big Pumpkin and the ALA Notable Book Don't Fidget a Feather, both by Erica Silverman, How Santa Got His Job by Stephen Krensky, and Johnny Appleseed by Rosemary and Stephen Vincent Benét. He lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers (August 1988)
  • Length: 96 pages
  • ISBN13: 9780689712630
  • Grades: 5 - 9
  • Ages: 10 - 14
  • Lexile ® 870L

Browse Related Books

Awards and Honors

  • School Library Journal Best Books of the Year
  • Notable Children's Trade Book Language (AR)

Resources and Downloads

High Resolution Images

More books from this author: Cynthia Rylant

More books from this illustrator: S.D. Schindler