Piret Raud is back! Readers may recall Raud’s The Ear (reviewed here in February 2019), a darling story about an ear that specializes in listening.
“The People Remember covers the most ground of any picture book out there regarding Black history.”
“Playing at the Border: A Story of Yo-Yo Ma is a beautiful tribute to an award-winning musician with a heart much larger than the number of albums he has created and accolades he h
“three cheers for a counting book for the big(ger) kids!”
“A heartwarming . . . depiction of a close Black family . . .”
My School Stinks! is about a boy named Stuart who gets sent to a wild animal school by mistake.
“The art is stunning, the words are poetic, and for many, the book will be a comfort, showing how to manage grief by holding onto memories.”
“A world of bright imagination where kindness wins out.”
Never, Not Ever, written and illustrated by Beatrice Alemagna, might be the perfect picture book. It’s simple, funny, charming, and tells a universal story.
Two friends, a dog and a kite, walk into a park one fine summer day and what do they see? A tree, of course. But the trouble is, this tree’s canopy is white. Isn’t it supposed to be green?
“King Tutankhamun Tells All provides a lively introduction to Egyptology and to the famous boy king.”
The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy) is one of the latest additions to LyricPop’s collection of favorite song lyrics by renowned songwriters transformed into illustrated picture bo
“Moon Camp is brilliantly implemented by Barry Gott as author and illustrator.”
A powerful #ownvoices #livedexperience autobiographical picture book, Sharice’s Big Voice: A Native Kid Becomes a Congresswoman is the story, told in reverse chronological order, about how
“A joyous anthem that calls out to everyone to sing out for peace, Peace Train invites all to grab their express ticket and get on board to create worldwide unity.”
A companion to Where Are You From? Yamile Saied Méndez returns in her newest picture book What Will You Be? to big questions little kids ask.
“Juan Hormiga is refreshing in its simplicity. It will find itself on many bookshelves because it is so different.”
“The Secret Life of Boo-Boos is a winner for future doctors, nurses, physician’s assistants, or anyone wanting to learn about the human body in a clever and understandable way.”
The Not-So-Scary Dog is a book about a boy who is afraid to go to a birthday party because his friend has a big dog.
A stunning, trilingual love poem written to the U.S.A. is America My Love, America My Heart.
“Nayberg brings her zany wit and artistic ingenuity to this fun romp through art history and New York City.”
“Mole in a Black & White Hole teaches us that if we can get out of our comfort zone we might be surprised at the wonders around us.
“For Jon Klassen fans, Bad Apple is a good follow-up book.”
After being out of print for many years, The New York Review Children’s Collection has reprinted M. B. Goffstein’s 1977 Caldecott Honor Title, Fish for Supper.
“Brightly colored illustrations typical of Indian iconography enhance each page.”