“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.
“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.”
“Both simple and engaging.”
Translated from its original Iranian/Persian publication by Sara Khalili, In the Meadow of Fantasies holds a tender yet powerful allure.
“a gorgeous book, richly illustrated with powerful words, evoking the music of the talented Nina Simone.”
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.
“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
“The People Remember covers the most ground of any picture book out there regarding Black history.”
“three cheers for a counting book for the big(ger) kids!”
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.”
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 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.
“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.”
“Juan Hormiga is refreshing in its simplicity. It will find itself on many bookshelves because it is so different.”
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.”