“Beverly, Right Here is absolutely the sort of novel many teachers and librarians will be eager to press on children.”
“What looks like a simple story is an important one for polka-dotted, striped, or tan children out there. For pink ones, too!”
“This is a graphic novel for people who don't like graphic novels, a sports book for readers who don't like sports books.
“A wonderfully fun young graphic picture book, the perfect way to revive this old Yiddish classic.”
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.
“Fans of Smile and Sisters will find this an equally compelling read, full of wisdom, humor, and Telgemeier’s engaging visual storytelling.”
“All families will appreciate the message of how crazy-much parents love their children.”
“I Am a Thief! is a cute picture book with an ambivalent message.
“Rex’s compeling account of growing up poor and hungry will resonate with many readers in similar circumstances, and hopefully, trigger empathy in those who live more fortunate lives.”
“a rollicking adventure, part misfit superhero story, part humorous friendship tale . . .”
“Sometimes the simplest stories are the best.”
"Smart, capable people come in all different packages."
“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!"
“an important book for any home or library collection.”
“engaging characters, relatable issues, and hip-hop flavored poetry will have readers scarfing up this latest offering like a banana split in summertime.”
“Young readers will certainly need some adult guidance to grasp this important and timely message, and some adults might not feel comfortable with the book’s simplified delivery.”
Better known to many as the original illustrator of Harry Potter, Mary GrandPré has illustrated over 20 picture books and here is handling both the words and pictures.
Who doesn’t know Dr. Seuss and his most famous children’s book titles, Green Eggs and Ham, and The Cat in the Hat?
“Young readers will relate to the joys of creating a secret hideout and having a special companion.
“A standout among the board book crowd.”
Hip-hip-hooray for the power of love! When a pet dragon’s flame goes out, a young pet dragon owner tries feverishly to figure out how to relight his dragon. Things are tough.
The work of Jamaica Kincaid, author, memoirist, essayist, professor, reached literary heights despite her biography: She was born into poverty in St.