“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!”
Children’s books come in all flavors: sweet, funny, quirky, boring, and gems only an adult would love. Bear and the Whisper of the Wind falls into that last category.
Stanley’s enthusiasm for Bookmobile Day is quickly slayed when the substitute librarian embarrasses him because the book he wants to read is about a girl.
Do you remember when everything on the ground was a treasure?
“This rendition of The Lady and the Unicorn is alive and relatable, reaching out to us from 500 years ago, and the reader will want to know more,
Be Thankful for Trees is for young kids in first and second grade. It’s broken into sections, the first section being A tree is food. “Would life be satisfying without trees?
The New York Times bestselling creators of Eyes that Kiss in the Corners, Joanna Ho and Dung Ho, are back with a companion book, Eyes that Speak to the Stars, an upliftin
“by the time I was fourteen, the Taliban threatened to hurt me if I kept speaking out.”
“a new generation will fall in love with this beautiful, witty, and modern descendant of Grimm’s Fairy Tales . . .
Illustrations make Out of a Jar sparkle and shine. But is that enough to make it a must-have read?
“a magnificent example of how stories can light imaginations . . .”
Marilyn Monroe (Little People, BIG DREAMS) introduces a young child (ages 4–7) to Marilyn Monroe. “Once, in the city of Los Angeles, there was a little girl with lots of love to give.
“the kind of school humor kids will appreciate.”
“A delightful children’s book . . . The Three Princes of Serendip is easy to share, lovely to contemplate, and a perfect addition to the story time shelf.”
“this story exemplifies who Abrams is as a person as she continues to use her words to speak up about things that really matter.
There’s a Ghost in this House is a picture book of a different color.
“The Princess in Black and the Giant Problem benefits from being a story about princesses and superheroes, which apparently little girls can never resist even if the story
“For parents who want to reassure anxious children, this book will be a useful tool.”
“Board books are for the youngest readers, those who chew pages as well as turn them.”
Out of My Heart, Sharon Draper’s sequel to Out of My Mind, is every bit as powerful and moving as the first book.
“Both simple and engaging.”
“Thought provoking and surrealistic in some places, evocative and strange in others.”