Books by Jessica Gibson

READY TO FLY by Lea Lyon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 28, 2020

"Engaging and inspiring, this brief introduction is also fun to read. (notes, references, further reading) (Picture book. 3-8)"
A young black girl overcomes prejudice and financial barriers to become a successful ballerina and teacher in this picture book based on a true story. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 15, 2019

"A swinging invitation to get into the groove. (glossary) (Informational novelty. 6-9)"
A slide through the foundational instruments and elements of jazz, with push-button sound clips. Read full book review >
COOKIE & MILK by Michele McAvoy
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2019

"Smart, sassy, supportive girl power to the max! (Picture book. 3-6)"
It can be hard to make friends when your personalities clash. Read full book review >
VERY LULU by Stephanie Campisi
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 3, 2019

"Children will cheer for Lulu and learn the importance of being themselves. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Lulu's a fun-loving dog who flunks out of police-dog school only to discover that being herself is the greatest achievement of all. Read full book review >
BUMBLE B. MISSION FUN by Marsha Qualey
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2018

"This child-friendly book buzzes with positivity. (Fiction. 5-7)"
Three short stories star a spunky, confident girl. Read full book review >