“Elijah Pierce had no formal art training.
“The general message in LGBTQ+ Families is that all types of families exist, and they are formed in many different ways.”
From the old-timey end papers (streets in New York) to the muted blue color of the book cover, the story of Madame Alexander: The Creator of the Iconic American Doll, is rooted in history.
“Hats off to you, Dan Gutman, for showing us the whole woman in an enjoyable and accessible way.”
A Mind Like Mine looks at more than a dozen famous people who are no longer on Earth and nine who are still living.
“Anne Innis Dagg is a worthy subject for a picture book and this story may inspire readers to look for more information about her.”
“With A Life of Service: The Story of Senator Tammy Duckworth, Soontornvat and Phumiruk have inspired young readers to ‘break barriers and defy expectations,’ to soar, to not waste
The Secret Life of Butterflies is a gorgeous book with a blue cover loaded with Monarch butterflies.
“Every science classroom would benefit from having a copy of Up Your Nose.
“Animal BFFs is a treasure trove of information about animal pairings that a reader can enjoy in one sitting. A whole science curriculum could be developed around this book . .
“Far from a stuffy, dusty story, Turner gives us an exciting scientific thriller . . .”
“cursory and sloppy . . . ill-conceived”
“a gripping story . . . one that really happened.”
This book introduces a young child (ages 4–7) to Charles Dickens. It starts with his birth and childhood.
“As much a panda story as a panda program story, Bei Bei Goes Home tugs at the heart strings while informing the intellect.”
“Black Artists Shaping the World explains why this global synergy matters and celebrates Black art as a breakthrough from old paradigms.”
“Together the author and illustrator have woven a powerful message, truly an anthem that children—and their parents—will want to sing loudly.”
The tall and thin book, Nano: The Spectacular Science of the Very (Very) Small, draws us in with its warm cover of yellow, red, and teal.
“Instead of focusing on the discrimination Beatrice faced, both words and pictures show the difficulties without focusing on them.
The big colorful book of A History of Music for Children grabs your attention with its orange, oversized cover.
“Interaction is the key to learning and The Book of Amazing Trees packs in so many opportunities, section after section, to spark curiosity and inspiration. . . .
The shiny cover of Psychology for Kids invites us in with greens, bright yellows, and purple. We open the book and see colorful gears on the white background end papers.
Brayden Speaks Up: How One Boy Inspired the Nation by Brayden Harrington is a story of perseverance, hope and triumph—a firsthand account told in third person—through the voice of a boy wh
The graphic novel, Before They Were Artists: Famous Illustrators as Kids, covers the careers of six illustrators, three men and three women, of varying levels of fame, three deceased and t
“This book will certainly inspire many new questions.”