Martin Luther King Jr.: Little People, Big Dreams starts out with a young Martin standing on a box in a long black robe, preaching to his family and friends.
With this slim chapter-book tale of a well-intentioned troublemaker, Annie Barrows (of Ivy and Bean fame) and illustrator Sam Ricks have hit a solid homerun.
“Small Mercies isn’t intended to educate readers on details about South Africa as much as it’s intended for the reader to experience the multifaceted reality of So
“A beautiful picture book about the importance of memories we create with friends that will be a favorite at read-aloud time.”
“This is a book to be savored, each page a minor masterpiece in mood.”
“Garden Jungle as a piece of art is original and noteworthy.”
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.”
“Highly recommended for anyone who enjoys fictional technology, smart characters, and pages that practically turn themselves.”
“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.”
“Best for fairy tale lovers who appreciate quirky good humor and wizards, not princesses.”
“With an ever-ready wit and tons of delightful backstage antics, Alien Superstar is one series that’s ready to blast off.”
“some may ultimately find The Star in the Forest to be a wonderful delight. “
“Lovely and heartfelt.”
“Explorers has some charming attributes that wild imaginations will appreciate.”
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.
“The text is clear and engaging, the art charming and inviting. Mapmaking has rarely looked more fun and cozy.”
“Along the Tapajós is an exciting book with an intriguing lifestyle story, filled with stunning, vibrant and unique illustrations.”
“This David and Goliath tale of a tiny country that stands up to a giant is all the more amazing because it is true.”
“My father was made of magic,” says Audra.