Books for Kids by Local Richmond Authors

One of the best ways to support the economy is to support local businesses and artisans. We’ve provided a listing of children’s books written by Richmond authors. Consider purchasing their books to support their efforts to enhance reading, entertainment, education, and enlightenment for children – and help the local economy at the same time!

Great books by local Richmond authors:


One of our cutest Richmond Rocks readers

One of our cutest Richmond Rocks readers

Books for Children

Granny Babysits the Mischevious Five by Carin Jayne Casey

Little Dog in the Middle of the Road by Sharon P. Stanley

Milagros: Girl from Away by Meg Medina

Richmond Rocks! by Kate Hall

Richmond Rocks! The Spooky Sequel by Kate Hall

Summer of the Woods by Steven Smith (chosen as 2013-14 WEaver READs book at Bettie Weaver Elementary School in Midlothian)

Sundial by Meghan Pearsall

The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind by Meg Medina

The Santa Beacon by Graham Gardner, DDS

Tia Isa Wants a Car by Meg Medina


For adults by Richmond authors:

Boston Found by Kathleen Reid