Author: Elizabeth Verdick

Elizabeth Verdick writes for young people of all ages, from toddlers to teens. Her newest book is Peep Leap, a story about a baby wood duck that must find the courage to take a giant leap to the pond where his family awaits. She coauthored The Survival Guide for Kids with Autism Spectrum Disorders, a book for children and preteens who have autism or Asperger’s Syndrome. Elizabeth has written two series of board books for toddlers, including the Best Behavior series (Teeth Are Not for Biting, “Words Are Not for Hurting) and Toddler Tools (Manners Time, Calm-Down Time). She has also written many books in the Laugh and Learn series for older children, which includes Don’t Behave Like You Live in a Cave and Siblings: You’re Stuck with Each Other, So Stick Together.

Books in all of these series have received numerous awards, including the Henry Bergh Award, Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Book, Gold Mom’s Choice Award, and iParenting Media Award Excellent Product.

She lives in Minnesota with her husband, daughter, son, and many pets.

Bedtime
Bye-Bye Time
Bye-Bye Time / Momento de la despedida
Calm-Down Time
Calm-Down Time / Momento para calmarse
Clean-Up Time
Clean-Up Time / Momento de arreglar
Cliques, Phonies, & Other Baloney
Cuddle
Diapers Are Not Forever (board book)
Diapers Are Not Forever / Los pañales no son para siempre (board book)
Don’t Behave Like You Live in a Cave
Dude, That’s Rude!
Eat
Feet Are Not for Kicking (board book)
Feet Are Not For Kicking / Los pies no son para patear (board book)
Germs Are Not for Sharing (board book)
Germs Are Not for Sharing (board book) Los gérmenes no son para compartir
Germs Are Not for Sharing (for ages 4-7)
Germs Are Not for Sharing (for ages 4-7) Los gérmenes no son para compartir
How To Take the Grrrr Out of Anger
Listening Time
Listening Time / Momento para escuchar
Manners Time
Manners Time / Los buenos modales
Mealtime
Move
Naptime
Noses Are Not for Picking (board book)
On-the-Go Time
Pacifiers Are Not Forever (board book)
Peep Leap
Play
Reach
Rest
See You Later, Procrastinator!
Sharing Time
Sharing Time / Tiempo para compartir
Siblings, You’re Stuck with Each Other So Stick Together
Small Walt
Stand Up to Bullying!
Stress Can Really Get on Your Nerves!
Tails Are Not for Pulling (board book)
Tails Are Not for Pulling (for ages 4-7)
Teeth Are Not for Biting (board book)
Teeth Are Not for Biting / Los dientes no son para morder (board book)
The Survival Guide for Kids with Autism Spectrum Disorders (and their Parents)
Voices Are Not for Yelling (board book)
Voices Are Not for Yelling (board book) La voz no es para gritar
Voices Are Not for Yelling (for ages 4-7)
Voices Are Not for Yelling (for ages 4-7) La voz no es para gritar
Words Are Not for Hurting (board book)
Words Are Not for Hurting (board book) Las palabras no son para lastimar
Words Are Not for Hurting (for ages 4-7)
Words Are Not for Hurting (for ages 4-7) Las palabras no son para lastimar

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Some artwork courtesy of Michelle Schwartzbauer.