Books Peter Brown Books by Peter Brown Peter Brown has written books about: Children's Books Fiction Young Adult Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Peter Brown Courtesy of Candlewick Press Monkey See 8 Picture Books That Make Us Wish We Were Kids Again January 26, 2014 Every year, the Caldecott Medal goes to the artist of the most distinguished American children's book. The award committee doesn't bother with nominees, but that doesn't mean we can't wildly speculate about what could win. For Kids, Just Plain Fun Is a Comfort and a Joy November 28, 2006 What kid wouldn't like a comforting, joyful book for a holiday gift? A lot of 'em. For true holiday joy, make sure the books you give are truly enjoyable. Here are suggestions for different ages, stages and interests.