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Best Picture Books of 2018 to Bring the World a Little Closer

  • CHILDREN'S

    THE DAM

    SEPT. 11, 2018

CHILDREN'S

THE DAM

by David Almond ; illustrated by Levi Pinfold

With its every detail—its masterful illustrations, its landscape format, and the elegant text that offers readers a way to... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    MARWAN'S JOURNEY

    MAY 1, 2018

  • CHILDREN'S

    RAIN

    OCT. 9, 2018

CHILDREN'S

RAIN

by Anders Holmer ; illustrated by Anders Holmer

A unique read-aloud that blends world cultures, poetic form, and natural splendor. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    AYOBAMI AND THE NAMES OF THE ANIMALS

    APRIL 1, 2018

CHILDREN'S

AYOBAMI AND THE NAMES OF THE ANIMALS

by Pilar López Ávila ; illustrated by Mar Azabal ; translated by Jon Brokenbrow

A marvelous tale of one girl’s passion for reading, writing, and learning Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    YOU'RE SNUG WITH ME

    OCT. 1, 2018

CHILDREN'S

YOU'RE SNUG WITH ME

by Chitra Soundar ; illustrated by Poonam Mistry

Parental love, sound ecological advice, and breathtaking illustrations all in one. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    THE OLD MAN

    MARCH 1, 2018

CHILDREN'S

THE OLD MAN

by Sarah V. ; illustrated by Claude K. DuBois ; translated by Daniel Hahn

This is an extraordinary book, one that can make the needed connection for young children to see human beings as more than... Full review >

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