Eve Bunting

Eve Bunting has written more than two hundred books for young readers, including The Baby Shower, The Wedding, and Smoky Night, the winner of the 1995 Caldecott Medal. Her books are often about important social issues. Born in Ireland, she now lives in California.

  • The Cart That Carried Martin

    By Eve Bunting

    Illustrated by Don Tate

    Read by Sean Crisden

    A touching tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. and his lasting legacy.

    "This beautiful presentation, centered on a humble detail, is a gentle, stirring introduction to what Martin Luther King, Jr.-and his loss-signified." - School Library Journal

    Released November 5, 2013
    English, Unabridged

  • Yard Sale

    By Eve Bunting

    Illustrated by Lauren Castillo

    Read by Susie Berneis

    It’s hard to let go of things—but what counts more is having each other.

    "A quietly wrenching yet ultimately comforting story of a family adjusting to straitened circumstances." - The Wall Street Journal

    Released April 18, 2017
    English, Unabridged

  • Washday

    By Eve Bunting

    Illustrated by Brad Sneed

    Read by Elizabeth Cottle

    Lizzie helps her grandma on washday in this celebration of tradition and hard work.

    "The large illustrations, created in watercolor and pencil, add a great deal to the scene... A fine addition to a social studies unit." - School Library Journal

    Released December 23, 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • Washday

    By Eve Bunting

    Read by Elizabeth Cottle

    Lizzie helps her grandma on washday in this celebration of tradition and hard work.

    "Graceful pencil and watercolor illustrations include historically accurate details while the soft palette captures the warmth and love between the two workers." - Booklist

    Released December 23, 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • Forbidden

    By Eve Bunting

    Read by Alison Larkin

    Orphan Josie is bound to find out the secrets of the new Scottish village she's been sent live in.

    "This is an excellent book for introducing tweens to gothic romance with a hint of the paranormal." - School Library Journal

    Released December 1, 2015
    English, Unabridged