Welcome to Renner Writes

Author, Barbara Renner writes books about birds for kids. Barbara understands the importance of reading and wants to make a difference in children’s lives. Her books encourage parent participation as they discuss facts about the outdoors and nature found in her books.

As a guest author, Barbara reads her books to preschool and elementary school classes. Her books are excellent teacher resources for reading.


Member of Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators


Participant in 12 x 12 Picture Book Challenge


Spring! Time to Build a Nest, A Story about Trumpeter Swans 

A beautifully illustrated story that includes facts about the magnificent Trumpeter Swans. Readers are able to hear the Trumpet of the Swan.

Quincy the Quail Picture Books

Read about Quincy the Quail and his family and discover interesting facts about the Gambel’s Quail found in the Sonoran Desert. Readers are able to hear quail calls using QR Codes and a QR Code Reader App.

Listen to a Covey of Quail

Lonnie the Loon Picture Books

A series of books about a juvenile Loon named Lonnie growing up. Readers are able to hear the Call of the Loon.

Listen to the Call of the Loon


Barbara’s five-star books can be found in the following gift and bookstores: