“A beautiful picture book about the importance of memories we create with friends that will be a favorite at read-aloud time.”
“Garden Jungle as a piece of art is original and noteworthy.”
“This is a book to be savored, each page a minor masterpiece in mood.”
Nikki Grimes gives a new slant to the perennial bedtime battles in Bedtime for Sweet Creatures.
“The Heart of a Whale is a winner for a library, beach house, or a bookshelf in a land-locked world.”
“Bolivar Eats New York offers a great exposure to the variety of a city that hosts one of the largest international populations in the world.”
“another delightful crayon story . . .”
“hilarious wordplay . . .”
The delightful characters of Yam and Donkey return for more hilarious wordplay in You Loves Ewe.
“Readers will enjoy finding the one red stockinged ant that appears on every page and learning about the wonders of our natural world.”
“Tots will delight in the colorful pages, which offer counting and color identification opportunities as well as conversation triggers that are so valuable to young, develo
“The perfect book for any child who has ever played with a hammer.”
“There's a lot of charm in the art and text, and readers will be inspired to color their own story, including gray in their palette.”
“some may ultimately find The Star in the Forest to be a wonderful delight. “
“Explorers has some charming attributes that wild imaginations will appreciate.”
“The text is clear and engaging, the art charming and inviting. Mapmaking has rarely looked more fun and cozy.”
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.
“Along the Tapajós is an exciting book with an intriguing lifestyle story, filled with stunning, vibrant and unique illustrations.”
“What looks like a simple story is an important one for polka-dotted, striped, or tan children out there. For pink ones, too!”
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.
“I Am a Thief! is a cute picture book with an ambivalent message.
“Sometimes the simplest stories are the best.”
“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.”
“Budding naturalists—or any child with an inquisitive mind—will delight in the opportunity to learn so much in such an amusing, well-written book.”
"Sibling rivalry's run amuck!"