Erica Silverman

Erica Silverman is a librarian and the author of several books including Big Pumpkin, When the Chickens Went on Strike, which was a Sydney Taylor Honor book, and Sholom’s Treasure, which won the Sydney Taylor Award and was a runner-up for the National Jewish Book Award. Her books have received the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Award, the California Young Reader Medal, ABA Pick of the List, and the first book in her early-reader series Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa won the Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor. She lives in Los Angeles, California. You can find out more about Erica at

Books by this Author

  • 719ENG3T-7L

    Jack (Not Jackie)

    By Erica Silverman, Illustrated by Holly Hatam
    Pub Date: October 9, 2018
  • 9781499801736

    Wake Up, City!

    By Erica Silverman, Illustrated by Laure Fournier
    Pub Date: August 9, 2016