Children - Picture Books

Bear Is Awake!: An Alphabet Story by Hannah E. Harrison - Book Review

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$17.99
ISBN: 9780399186660
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Published: Dial Books - November 26th, 2019

This is not your parent's alphabet story. With only a handful of words per page, you get words not usually seen, such as Intrigued used for I and images of bears in creative Outrageous Outfits. Along with lovely, bright and textured illustrations, this is an anytime gift giving keepsake book. A delightful treat for the eye an ear. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


Tiny Feet Between the Mountains by Hanna Cha - Book Review

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By Hanna Cha, Hanna Cha (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534429925
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 5th, 2019

This is a sweet, modern folktale about being little, but showing that you can still do big things. Soe-in is the smallest of her village, but she has great confidence in the fact she thinks she can find out why the sun as disappeared by confronting the Spirit Tiger. Cha’s lovely illustrations have color and details popping out on each page. Includes information about the tiger in Korean culture. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


The Ranger by Nancy Vo - Book Review

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$17.95
ISBN: 9781773061283
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Published: Groundwood Books - August 6th, 2019

This starkly beautiful tale reminds us of the intrinsic relationship between humanity and the natural world. More of a fable than a story, the ink and watercolor illustrations imbue it with equal eloquence. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Wood


The Phone Booth in Mr. Hirota's Garden by Heather Smith - Book Review

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By Heather Smith, Rachel Wada (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781459821033
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Published: Orca Book Publishers - September 17th, 2019

Inspired by a true story, this is a beautiful and moving account of loss, love, grief, and recovery. Steeped in the belief that "words on the wind" have a healing effect, Mr. Hirota sets out to ease the grief of his entire village. A story that will resonate for all ages. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Wood


King Mouse by Cary Fagan - Book Review

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By Cary Fagan, Dena Seiferling (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735264045
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Published: Tundra Books - September 24th, 2019

Fans of Little Bear will adore this sweet tale of friendship, sharing, imagination, and kindness. When a mouse finds a tiny crown in the grass, it sparks a wondrous tale of Kings and Queens, and the importance of inclusion. ~ Reviewed by Angela Turon


Stormy: A Story About Finding a Forever Home by Guojing - Book Review

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By Guojing
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524771768
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - September 17th, 2019

A beautiful tribute to all those stray dogs out there who just want someone they can love and share their life with. This heartwarming book of illustrations carries you through the chance meeting of a dog and a girl as they gain trust in each other. You will cheer in the end! ~ Reviewed by Lori Stalcup


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