Cindy Lurie is the author of several children’s picture books: Caroline and Her Tiny Red House, Sashi and SamTogether in My Heart, A Special Magic, Mazy and Molly, Baby Book and Blankie and Carolyn's Big Decision.  She is also the author of a children's poetry book: The Lemon Bread Compromise and other Whimsical Tales, two Christian poetry books: Come to the Quiet and From the Heart, and one adult poetry book: Buried Feet.  She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Charter Oak State College in New Britain, CT, and a certificate in Pastoral Ministries/Spirituality from The University of St. Joseph, in West Hartford, CT. 


Cindy's newest books, now available are:


  • Buried Feet is Cindy’s first full volume poetry book.  She found writing in this genre to be extremely insightful, creative, and freeing.
  • The Lemon Bread Compromise is a compilation of rhyme, rhythm, free verse and haiku poetry written for children ages 4 – 8.
  • In A Special Magic, you share in this wonder as you spend the day with elves and fairies.
  • Mazy and Molly and the No TV Week is a picture book limerick that is a silly, fun read.
  • Baby, Book, and Blankie is the sweet tale of a new, little one’s first friends.
  • Carolyn's Big Decision is a whimsical story of a young girl’s desire to find more space from her tiny red house.


Cindy is an active member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, and worked in Early Childhood Education for over twenty five years.


Cindy lives with her husband Steve, has two grown children (Ali and Mike), and a granddaughter (Rian).



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