Alison McGhee

Alison McGhee is the New York Times bestselling author of picture books (including Bink and Gollie), children’s novels (including the Julia Gillian series), young-adult novels (including All Rivers Flow to the Sea), and adult novels (including the Today Show book-club selection Shadow Baby). In addition to being an award-winning author, she is a professor of creative writing at Metropolitan State University in Minnesota.

  • Making a Friend

    By Alison McGhee

    Illustrated by Marc Rosenthal

    Read by Susie Berneis

    "What you love will always be with you."

    “DVD of Alison McGhee’s picture book will be a nice addition to a wintry day storytime, and it can also be used to reinforce the idea of the changing seasons since viewers can watch for traces of the snowman even after winter ends.” - School Library Journal (video review)

    Released Tue Nov 25 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • Making a Friend

    By Alison McGhee

    Read by Susie Berneis

    "What you love will always be with you."

    Starred review. “This exceptional story is well suited for both schools and public libraries.” - School Library Journal (audio review)

    Released Tue Nov 25 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • Star Bright

    By Alison McGhee

    Illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds

    Read by Erin Yuen

    A Christmas Story

    This angelic and charming Christmas story offers a creative twist on the nativity story.

    “Young viewers will be fascinated by the futuristic depiction of heaven and the role of the spunky angel in this modern twist on the Christmas story.” - Booklist (video review)

    Released Tue Dec 02 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • Never Coming Back

    By Alison McGhee

    Read by Alison McGhee

    The story of a woman who needs to learn about herself and her mother before it's too late.

    "[A] quietly powerful novel...Atmospheric and introspective, Never ComingBack will resonate with those who have lost a parent to illness or estrangement but still have questions they'd like to be answered." - Booklist

    Released Tue Oct 10 00:00:00 UTC 2017
    English, Unabridged