Dan Gutman has written another title for his Wait! What? series, called The Beatles Couldn’t Read Music. A brother and sister, Turner and Paige, are the comic strip narrators.
“a man who shared his creativity with the world and modeled how to live an authentic life in full view, placing importance on nurturing curiosity, and forever focusing on seeing the beauty
“Genius Noses is a winner for older kids. Five stars out of five.”
“delivers an exciting biography of triumph in spite of the odds and will be an uplifting and inspiring message for a young mind looking for encouragement to follow their dreams and see what
!00 Immigrants Who Shaped American History is a fascinating book of people, famous and those not as apt to be a household name.
Invisible Things is not your average picture book. Instead of 32 pages, there are 52. Instead of one main character, there are several, and not who you might think.
"The best pages in this book focus on these strange, improbable ideas, many linked to flight."
“integrates frontier history, solid writing, and brilliant illustrations and mixes that together with imaginative fun, quirky problem-solving resourcefulness, big picture ambition and human
“Before Colors is a wide ranging, effectively organized look into the origins of colors offering a satisfying dive into answering some of those nagging (or better said, wonderful)
"Budding astronomers will savor each page and read this book over and over again."
“Even with its problems, the book is colorful, handy, and good for any budding gardener, scientist, botanist, or biologist.”
"Picture book magic at its best . . ."
No World Too Big is a colorful compendium of compelling stories about 24 brave young people who have each done something extraordinary to raise awareness of climate change
The Library of Congress was started when Thomas Jefferson sold his entire library to the U.S. Government. He was a lifelong reader.
“beautiful . . . contrasting images of stars and outer space.”
“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 . .