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
Book of Home Remedies and Herbal Cures
Oxford Dictionary of Saints


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