Books by Kim LaFave

WHEN THE RAIN COMES by Alma Fullerton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 8, 2017

"A beautiful introduction to life and culture on a little-known island nation—and a delightful read whether for the first or the 100th time. (author's note) (Picture book. 3-9)"
Although set in faraway Sri Lanka, Fullerton's rhythmic tale holds a universal message: that even the smallest and youngest among us can summon up the courage to face, and overcome, the most gargantuan challenges. Read full book review >
BEN SAYS GOODBYE by Sarah Ellis
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2016

"Any young child who has experienced the loss of a close friend will find this story resonant. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Little Ben's best friend, Peter, is moving away, and Ben is heartbroken. Read full book review >
A+ FOR BIG BEN by Sarah Ellis
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2015

"A+ for Big Ben earns only a C-. (Board book. 2-3)"
Ellis and LaFave's charming Big Ben (2001) is adapted into a board-book format. Read full book review >