• CHILDREN'S

    HAVE YOU SEEN ELEPHANT?

    MARCH 1, 2016

CHILDREN'S

HAVE YOU SEEN ELEPHANT?

by David Barrow ; illustrated by David Barrow

Younger audiences will be screaming “There it is!” from the get-go. Full review >

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    NARWHAL

    OCT. 4, 2016

GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS

NARWHAL

by Ben Clanton ; illustrated by Ben Clanton

Swimmingly delightful and a guaranteed smile-maker. Full review >

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    ¡OLINGUITO, DE LA A A LA Z! / OLINGUITO, FROM A TO Z!

    FEB. 1, 2016

CHILDREN'S

¡OLINGUITO, DE LA A A LA Z! / OLINGUITO, FROM A TO Z!

by Lulu Delacre ; illustrated by Lulu Delacre

Poetic and informative, a breath of fresh air in the too-often-contrived world of bilingual books. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    DRAGON WAS TERRIBLE

    AUG. 23, 2016

CHILDREN'S

DRAGON WAS TERRIBLE

by Kelly DiPucchio ; illustrated by Greg Pizzoli

This is one terribly good dragon tale that will leave readers laughing and with an appreciation for the healing power of a... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    TEENY TINY TOADY

    MARCH 1, 2016

CHILDREN'S

TEENY TINY TOADY

by Jill Esbaum ; illustrated by Keika Yamaguchi

A triumphant reaffirmation of the truth that large hearts can beat in small chests, told in playful verse that gallops along... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    PAUL & ANTOINETTE

    OCT. 29, 2016

CHILDREN'S

PAUL & ANTOINETTE

by Kerascoët ; illustrated by Kerascoët ; translated by Claudia Zoe Bedrick

That each little pig thoroughly subverts gender stereotypes is simply icing on one perfectly delightful cake Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    HANK'S BIG DAY

    SEPT. 13, 2016

CHILDREN'S

HANK'S BIG DAY

by Evan Kuhlman ; illustrated by Chuck Groenink

Excellent layout, text, and illustrations make for a thoroughly satisfying story. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    SKUNK ON A STRING

    MARCH 15, 2016

CHILDREN'S

SKUNK ON A STRING

by Thao Lam ; illustrated by Thao Lam

There are multiple reasons to return to the beginning, not the least of which is the impulse to figure out how to mimic such... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    THE BEAR AND THE PIANO

    APRIL 5, 2016

CHILDREN'S

THE BEAR AND THE PIANO

by David Litchfield ; illustrated by David Litchfield

Litchfield’s poignant debut picture book celebrates both the wonders of wandering far in pursuit of one’s dreams and the... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    PUG

    OCT. 1, 2016

CHILDREN'S

PUG

by Ethan Long ; illustrated by Ethan Long

New readers will be happy to yap along with this pup. How about a sequel? (Picture book/early reader. 3-7) Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    LITTLE ONE

    MARCH 1, 2016

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    THE CAT FROM HUNGER MOUNTAIN

    NOV. 15, 2016

CHILDREN'S

THE CAT FROM HUNGER MOUNTAIN

by Ed Young ; illustrated by Ed Young

Young is at the height of his powers in this fable that offers a feast for the eyes, mind, and soul. A visual masterpiece. Full review >

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