Children's Poet Laureate

Buying Books

You can visit an independent bookstore or order on line. The American Booksellers Association (ABA) and Booksense have sites which will tell you the bookstore in your zip code:
Or order online:
Barnes & Noble

Some outstanding independent bookstores both in my area and further afield specializing in children’s books:
Diane's Books, Greenwich, CT
Just Books Too, Greenwich, CT
Bookends, Ridgewood, NJ
Reading Reptile, Kansas City, MO


Michael Emberley's web site
Nadine Bernard Westcott
Jane Dyer (and MAH) interview


My husband Norman Hoberman is an artist and architect.
Our sons Perry and Chuck Hoberman are both artists.
Perry is an installation artist and teacher.
Chuck is the inventor of the Hoberman sphere, etc.
Our daughter Meg is a children's clothing designer.
Our niece Deborah Freedman has just published her first children's book, Scribble (see RECENT NEWS).

Mary Ann Hoberman

National Council of Teachers of English Poetry Award
National Book Award