Raymond Bial

Author and photo-illustrator Raymond Bial has published more than a hundred award-winning books for children and adults. Raymond's subjects range from contemporary farm life to American social and cultural history. Through lively text and lovely photographs, his books appeal to young and old alike. They are ideal choices for parents, grandparents, teachers, and librarians to share with children. He has also written several popular collections of mystery fiction for children. Raymond's books have received numerous awards from the American Library Association, the National Council of Teachers of English, the Children's Book Council, and many other organizations.

Here are lists of Raymond's books, most of which are available at your local library and bookstores. For more information about individual titles, check out Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble, Goodreads, IndieBound, and many other online bookstores.


The Canals

September 1, 2001

Library Binding

Publisher: Benchmark Books (NY)

Category: Building America


The Farms

September 1, 2001

Library Binding

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Children's Books

Category: Building America


The Mills

September 1, 2001

Library Binding

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Children's Books

Category: Building America


The Forts

January 1, 2001

Library Binding

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Children's Books

Category: Building America


The Houses

January 1, 2001

Library Binding

Publisher: Benchmark Books (NY)

Category: Building America