Stephen Krensky's biography of Nelson Mandela outlines how a boy whose name, Rolihlahla, meaning “troublemaker,” grows up to be a fighter for the rights of black South Africans and the country's fi
“This collection of activities will spark hours of exploration and innovative fun at home or in the classroom.”
“a slapdash simplification of history to a cartoonish extreme.
"From a humble beginning to a life among the stars."
"She made mistakes. She learned. She grew. She paid the bills."
“Even with (or because of) the poop jokes, Tony T-Rex’s Family Album: A History of Dinosaurs is a keeper.”
"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."
“Dramatic and inspiring . . .”
Andrea Antinori has written a complete book about every kind of whale out there. Did you know that dolphins belong to the whale family?
Every year, more than six million people visit the Louvre Museum in Paris to view Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa for an estimated average of 15 seconds.
“Packed with extraordinary stories from the lives of elephants and whales that will entrance animal lovers of all ages, Beyond Words will enlighten anyone contemplating an African
“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
"Degas: Painter of Ballerinas is an enchanting book that would make a perfect gift for aspiring artists and dancers."
“Dreaming in Code is an important project, promoting girls’ contributions in science, and an inspiration to young people in search of creative outlets for their un
“Clear descriptions and beautiful illustrations . . .”
“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.
"And Charlie began to understand
How Funny and Sad went hand in hand."
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!”
“Daring Dozen is a beautiful tribute to exploration and discovery, commemorating the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11’s historic lunar landing . . .”
“A study in innovative storytelling, Another shines with brilliant art and shares a playful tale that provides mirrors and windows for imaginative young readers.”
“Fantastic Toys will send the reader off on a creative journey that ultimately is not limited to these 11 inventions.”
“Budding inventors, doodlers, and cartoonists will find much to love in this fun, inspiring book.”