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Best Picture Books of 2021 About Crossing Borders

  • CHILDREN'S

    MY TWO BORDER TOWNS

    SEPT. 14, 2021

  • CHILDREN'S

    OLU & GRETA

    FEB. 15, 2022

CHILDREN'S

OLU & GRETA

by Diana Ejaita ; illustrated by Diana Ejaita

A compelling bicontinental story of kinfolk, uniquely illustrated by an artist who’s lived the experience. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    LIKE A DANDELION

    MAY 18, 2021

CHILDREN'S

LIKE A DANDELION

by Huy Voun Lee ; illustrated by Huy Voun Lee

An uplifting and heartfelt reflection that embodies the unwavering spirit of refugee immigrants. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    THE BIG BATH HOUSE

    NOV. 16, 2021

CHILDREN'S

THE BIG BATH HOUSE

by Kyo Maclear ; illustrated by Gracey Zhang

A must-have celebration of cultural understanding and community—and the joy of family. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    WHEN LOLA VISITS

    MAY 18, 2021

CHILDREN'S

WHEN LOLA VISITS

by Michelle Sterling ; illustrated by Aaron Asis

An extraordinary expression of Filipino culture and intergenerational familial bonds. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    WISHES

    MAY 4, 2021

CHILDREN'S

WISHES

by Mượn Thị Văn ; illustrated by Victo Ngai

A superb, beautifully moving collaboration of text and illustration. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >

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