Karen Cushman

Karen Cushman

Newbery award-winning children’s book author

Karen Cushman


In General

Although I use the internet to do a great deal of my research for writing, these are the books that I’ve collected over the years so I can check facts and gain inspiration:


Source Book of Medical History, compiled by Logan Clendening, Dover Publications, 2013

Book of Home Remedies and Herbal Cures, Carol Bishop, Smithmark Pub, 1979

Medicine: Eyewitness Science, Steve Parker, Dorling Kindersley, 1995

Oxford Dictionary of Saints, David Hugh Farmer, Oxford University Press, 1979

Other Subject-Specific Bookshelves