“Best for fairy tale lovers who appreciate quirky good humor and wizards, not princesses.”
“With an ever-ready wit and tons of delightful backstage antics, Alien Superstar is one series that’s ready to blast off.”
“some may ultimately find The Star in the Forest to be a wonderful delight. “
“Lovely and heartfelt.”
“Explorers has some charming attributes that wild imaginations will appreciate.”
The GayBCs, as the title suggests, follows a traditional alphabet book format. However, in this unique (and not so traditional) ABC book, debut author and illustrator M. L.
“The text is clear and engaging, the art charming and inviting. Mapmaking has rarely looked more fun and cozy.”
“Along the Tapajós is an exciting book with an intriguing lifestyle story, filled with stunning, vibrant and unique illustrations.”
In King Shaka, Zulu Legend, by Luke W. Molver, Shaka Zulu rises to the throne after wrestling a turbulent and oft-times violent kingdom from his brother.
“Project Middle School is an engaging, thoughtful book examining many of the emotions of the beginning of middle school.
“This David and Goliath tale of a tiny country that stands up to a giant is all the more amazing because it is true.”
“My father was made of magic,” says Audra.
“Beverly, Right Here is absolutely the sort of novel many teachers and librarians will be eager to press on children.”
“What looks like a simple story is an important one for polka-dotted, striped, or tan children out there. For pink ones, too!”
“This is a graphic novel for people who don't like graphic novels, a sports book for readers who don't like sports books.
“A wonderfully fun young graphic picture book, the perfect way to revive this old Yiddish classic.”
Lulu is a black Labrador who was recruited into a CIA dog-training program. She had a nose for everything. That’s how she ended up at the police dog academy.
“Fans of Smile and Sisters will find this an equally compelling read, full of wisdom, humor, and Telgemeier’s engaging visual storytelling.”
“All families will appreciate the message of how crazy-much parents love their children.”
“I Am a Thief! is a cute picture book with an ambivalent message.
“Rex’s compeling account of growing up poor and hungry will resonate with many readers in similar circumstances, and hopefully, trigger empathy in those who live more fortunate lives.”
“a rollicking adventure, part misfit superhero story, part humorous friendship tale . . .”
“Sometimes the simplest stories are the best.”
"Smart, capable people come in all different packages."
“a clever must-read.”
“This cute and funny read-aloud will enchant the audience of a pet-themed storytime or delight any young animal lover at home or before bed.”