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Best Picture Books of 2019 To Explore Complex Emotions

  • CHILDREN'S

    ANGRYMAN

    MARCH 5, 2019

CHILDREN'S

ANGRYMAN

by Gro Dahle ; illustrated by Svein Nyhus ; translated by Tara Chace

Not for the timid, this may be most appreciated as bibliotherapy, its powerful saga signaling to hurting readers that they... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    WHEN SADNESS IS AT YOUR DOOR

    JAN. 29, 2019

CHILDREN'S

WHEN SADNESS IS AT YOUR DOOR

by Eva Eland ; illustrated by Eva Eland

Children will feel better, too, knowing they have a helpful, honest, and empathetic picture book ready for the next time... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    RABBIT AND THE MOTORBIKE

    SEPT. 10, 2019

CHILDREN'S

RABBIT AND THE MOTORBIKE

by Kate Hoefler ; illustrated by Sarah Jacoby

Graceful text and evocative illustrations combine in this story about the rewards of facing fears and trying something new. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    WHAT IS GIVEN FROM THE HEART

    JAN. 8, 2019

CHILDREN'S

WHAT IS GIVEN FROM THE HEART

by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by April Harrison

A sweet story, one of the legendary McKissack’s last, enhanced by delectable art from a prodigious new talent. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    RUBY FINDS A WORRY

    SEPT. 3, 2019

CHILDREN'S

RUBY FINDS A WORRY

by Tom Percival ; illustrated by Tom Percival

A valuable asset to the library of a child who experiences anxiety and a great book to get children talking about their... Full review >

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