“An important addition to the growing collection of picture book biographies of women you should know about but probably don’t.”
“‘The whole country knew and still knows: through his lifetime of service to humanity, Thurgood Marshall earned himself the highest tribute.’”
“Little Audrey’s Daydream: The Life of Audrey Hepburn, would make a nice choice for a young person doing a biography on a famous or influential person.”
“Modern Art Explorer is a successful and fun journey into the world of modern art whether you are a new explorer or well-traveled art-lover, young person or seasoned adventurer.”
“What is helpful . . . is the reminder that ‘we do not march alone.’”
“James seems to be making his own promise as well—to continue to be a solid role model for children— in showing the way to becoming a good person and citizen of the world.”
“Sally Lloyd-Jones does a brilliant job of distilling the principles of book writing into concepts accessible little ones ages four to eight years old—and making it hilariously fun.
“Bound to be an instant favorite.”
“For those looking for an easy introduction to the idea that women can make art, this book is a solid offering. For those wanting more, the search is still on.”
“Doesn’t convey the real challenges or inspiring successes of a driven athlete, though it hopes to do both.”
“For children who are afraid of the dark, this book is the perfect way to turn the scary into the fascinating.”
“Miranda Paul reveals in Todd Bol’s story what it means to be an ordinary hero and how an idea that starts from the heart can inspire others to do the same.”
“light and breezy . . .”
“The message of celebrating our differences is upbeat, and the encouragement to 'just ask' is something kids will love to hear.”
"With Rise! Hegedus has elevated the craft of writing, as well as the bar, for all fellow picture book biographers."
“This collection of activities will spark hours of exploration and innovative fun at home or in the classroom.”
"H is for Haiku is a true treasure, filled with nuggets of joy and gems of delight—a gentle call to pause and pay attention to the small moments in each day."
“Hitting a nerve that can at times be very raw and complicated, You Are Your Strong is, at its core, an educational resource for early elementary developmental and therapeutic serv
“It may be hard to love a crocodile but, by taking a humorous approach, Beware of the Crocodile manages to make this fearsome reptile almost endearing.
When a person is born into a world where the odds are stacked against him/her—and still manages to retire undefeated in his/her prospective field—that person should not be forgotten or overlooked s
Coco Chanel was an orphan who grew up in a convent in the French countryside. The nuns taught her how to sew. She didn’t like having to brush her hair with one hundred strokes a day.
Already generating a ton of pre-press buzz, and rightfully so, Zen Happiness is a book to get excited about!
“[this] story about Pura Belpré is pura alegría—pure joy!”
“A study in innovative storytelling, Another shines with brilliant art and shares a playful tale that provides mirrors and windows for imaginative young readers.”
“Budding inventors, doodlers, and cartoonists will find much to love in this fun, inspiring book.”