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Nancy Carlson

1953 -

Author/Illustrator

Carlson, Nancy. L. (2006). Get up and go!. Viking: New York. PRIM-FIC C2844ge

Text and illustrations encourage readers, regardless of shape or size, to turn off the television and play games, walk, dance, and engage in sports and other forms of exercise.

Carlson, Nancy. (2004). Harriet and the garden. Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books. PRIM-FIC C283ha

Harriet feels terrible after accidentally trampling a neighbor’s garden and ruining her prize dahlia, so she confesses and sets things right.

Carlson, Nancy L. (1985). Louanne Pig in making the team. Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books. PRIM-FIC C283Loa

Though she plans to try out for cheerleading, Louanne Pig helps her friend Arnie try out for football, with surprising results.

Carlson, Nancy L. (2004). Loudmouth George and the big race. Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books. PRIM-FIC C283Lod

George brags, procrastinates, and offers excuses instead of training for the big race--much to his later embarrassment.

Illustrator

Espeland, Pamela & Waniek, Marilyn. (1984). The cat walked through the casserole and other poems for children. (Illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman, Hilary Knight, Nancy Carlson and Peter E. Hanson). Minneapolis: Carohlrhoda Books. 811.54 E774c

A collection of poems about children and their lives.

Pearson, Susan. (1992). Lenore's big break. (Illustrated by Nancy Carlson). New York, N.Y.: Viking. PRIM-FIC P3625Le

A mild-mannered secretary changes her image and makes her dreams come true when she takes her talented birds on "Amateur Hour."

Author/Illustrator Information

Nancy Carlson [videorecording]. (1988). Minnetonka, Minn.: Hennepin County Library. VC 3685

Nancy Carlson, author/illustrator of children’s books describes her career and current direction, sharing her ideas of the creative process involved in writing and art.

Nancy (Lee) Carlson (1953 - ). (2004). In Something about the author, Vol. 144, pp. 47-52. Detroit: Gale. Online Something about the Author database and REF PN451 .S6 v. 144.

 Nancy (Lee) Carlson (1953 - ). (1997). In Something about the author, Vol. 90, pp. 43-46. Detroit: Gale. Online Something about the Author database and REF PN451 .S6 v. 90.

Nancy (Lee) Carlson (1953 - ). (1989). In Something about the author, Vol. 56, pp. 24-25. Detroit: Gale. Online Something about the Author database and REF PN451 .S6 v. 56.

Nancy (Lee) Carlson (1953 - ). (1986). In Something about the author, Vol. 45, pp. 57. Detroit: Gale. Online Something about the Author database and REF PN451 .S6 v. 45.

Nancy Neighborhood : Welcome to Nancy Carlson's Web Site. Retrieved from : http://www.nancycarlson.com/

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