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Words To Make A Friend

A Story in Japanese and English Written by Donna Jo Napoli, Illustrated by Naoko Stoop I love the art in this book! Words to Make a …
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Kaleidoscope

Written and Illustrated by Brian Selznick This book grabbed my attention from the start, as Brian Selznick started the book with a fast paced, adventurous story …
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Many Points of Me

Written by Caroline Gertler 12 year old Georgia is trying to find her true self after the loss of her father, a well-known artist. She …
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My Red Hat

Written and Illustrated by Rachel Stubbs This is a great book to stir your imagination and make you think of the people you love. The …
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When Lola Visits

Written by Michelle Sterling, Illustrated by Aaron Asis When Lola Visits is about a young girl whose summer experience is made special when her grandmother Lola …
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The Sea in Winter

Written by Christine Day The Sea in Winter is a compelling, heartwarming story about facing the loss of a dream and finding your life again …
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On Thin Ice

Written by Michael Northrop This book is excellent! It provides a unique view into the life of a boy coping with serious family problems (his father …
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Wind Riders: Rescue on Turtle Beach

Written by Jen Marlin, Illustrated by Izzy Burton Wind Riders: Rescue on Turtle Beach is part of a new coming series for young readers. The concept …
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We Shall Overcome

Written and Illustrated by Bryan Collier “We Shall Overcome” first began as a song by enslaved people and those seeking justice in the early 1900s. …
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What Is the Civil Rights Movement?

Written by Sherri L. Smith, Illustrated by Tim Foley If you enjoy the “What Is” books and would like to know more about civil rights, this …
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Terrific!

Written and Illustrated by Sophie Gilmore Five friends are looking for something “terrific” to do one afternoon – Owl, Badger, Mandrill, Turtle, and Anteater – but …
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A House

Written and Illustrated by Kevin Henkes What makes a house a house? The reader is encouraged to look at the house, the door, the …
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Books Buddies: Ivy Lost and Found

Written by Cynthia Lord, Illustrated by Stephanie Graegin Just when you think that adventures are only for children, Book Buddies emerge! Library Book Buddies are toys …
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Bluebird

Written by Sharon Cameron In 1946, Eva Gerst and her sister Brigit arrive in New York City. The two German refugees are taken in by the …
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Quarantine: a love story

Written by Katie Cicatelli-Kuc Oliver just wants to make it home from his Spring Break in the Dominican Republic. He has a party to attend. Flora …
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