“It was love at first sight for this magnifique book.”
So Much Snow is simple visual storytelling at its finest. Perfect for that panacea every elementary school kid yearns for: the first snow day of the school year!
“a fresh and entertaining read.”
“These may be fantasy and fable, but the ability that humans have to create change, to endure change, to grow from change is as practical as ever.”
The most colorful book on the bookshelf might just be Hana’s Hundreds of Hijabs.
“for a little board book, This Is Not My Hat is a whale of a tale.”
David Almond, a seasoned author with many books to his credit, and Laura Carlin, an equally prolific illustrator, are teamed up in this strange little story about having the courage to try new thin
Enthusiasts of books for children will be quite familiar with the work of author/illustrator Ruth Krauss.
“The Wolf’s Story is a fairy tale classic with a hilarious twist—if you’re old enough to get it.”
“The spare, evocative text paired with the warm art has the feel of a classic, as the book is sure to become.”
“exciting and fun . . . a pitch-perfect image of a classroom election. With this story, young readers will be inspired to rock that vote as soon as they’re given the chance.”
“the understated text allows the art to shine . . . a lovely way to show how everyone has something to offer.”
“Young readers will easily identify with Pigeon. . . . a brilliant picture book.”
“there is a sense of exuberance in both rhyme and illustration. It’s that energy that makes the book fresh and fun."
“bright and appealing . . . a perfect introduction into the wonders that books can offer.”
“A Case of the Zaps is zany robot fun for all the humans among us.”
“this is a lovely, five-star-worthy novel for young readers that is well written and deserves full applause.”
“Barton’s story is magical and deep, and within this beautiful story hope and help can be found.”
Every Dog in the Neighborhood is a sweet story about a young boy and his grandmother who live in a city. The boy wants a dog, and his grandmother says, “Nonsense.
“Kendi’s Goodnight Racism is not your typical sweet fall-asleep lullaby.
“This book is beautifully structured for young readers. The chapters are quick and loaded with colorful illustrations.
“Wang and Yum have created a delicious story of humanity accessible to all readers, inspiring us all to raise our teacups and share a toast to Chá!”