Audrey Wood studied art and drama at the Arkansas Art Center in Little Rock, Arkansas. She has owned and operated a book and import store, taught children’s drama and art, and traveled throughout Mexico and Guatemala studying Indian folk art. She now lives in Hawaii with her talented family (husband Don and son Bruce, who have both collaborated with Audrey by illustrating some of her books).

  Author website:  http://www.audreywood.com/

Books in order of publication:

  • Tickle-Octopus – 1980
  • Moonflute – 1980
  • Magic Shoelaces – 1980
  • The Princess and the Dragon – 1981
  • Balloonia – 1981
  • Twenty-Four Robbers – 1981
  • Orlando’s Little While Friends (co-authored by Don Wood) – 1981
  • Scaredy Cats – 1981
  • Quick as a Cricket – 1982
  • Tugford Wanted To Be Bad – 1983
  • Presto Change-o – 1983
  • Little Mouse and the Big Red Strawberry – 1984
  • The Napping House – 1984
  • The Little Mouse, The Red Ripe Strawberry, and The Big Hungry Bear (co-authored by Don Wood) – 1984
  • King Bidgood’s in the Bathtub – 1985
  • The Tooth Fairy – 1985
  • Three Sisters – 1986
  • Heckedy Peg – 1987
  • Detective Valentine – 1987
  • Elbert’s Bad Word – 1988
  • Little Penguin’s Tale – 1989
  • Weird Parents – 1990
  • Oh My Baby Bear – 1990
  • Piggies – 1991
  • Rude Giants – 1993
  • Silly Sally – 1994
  • The Red Racer – 1995
  • Birdsong – 1995
  • The Rainbow Bridge -1995
  • The Flying Dragon Room – 1996
  • The Bunyans – 1996
  • Bright and Early Thursday Evening: A Tangled Tale – 1996
  • Sweet Dream Pie – 1998
  • Jubal’s Wish – 2000
  • Alphabet Adventure (illustrated by Rhianna Piper) – 2001
  • A Book for Honey Bear: Reading Keeps the Sighs Away – 2001
  • Little Box of Horrors – 2001
  • When the Root Children Wake Up – 2002
  • Alphabet Mystery – 2003
  • Ten Little Fish – 2004
  • The Deep Blue Sea – 2005
  • A Dog Needs a Bone! – 2007
  • They Were 10 in the Bed – 2011
  • Piggies Silly Piggy Doll – 2012
  • Blue Sky – 2012
  • It’s Duffy Time – 2012
  • Our Earth – 2013
  • How To Be a Monkey – 2013
  • The Birthday Day Queen – 2013
  • The Full Moon at the Napping House -2015

Holiday books

  • The Horrible Holidays – 1988
  • The Christmas Adventure of Space Elf Sam – 1998
  • Merry Christmas: Big Hungry Bear – 1998
  • A Cowboy Christmas: The Miracle at Lone Pine Ridge – 2001