“These stories kept me up way past my bedtime and still hold places of honor on my bookshelf.”
Margarita Engle, author of The Sky Painter, selected these five family favorite children’s books.
Author Vilasinee Bunnag, along with illustrator Yasmin Doctor, have created a wonderfully interactive picture book, Where Do Our Baby Teeth Go?, to help little ones understand, celebrate, and document this rite of passage.
This unique book is a potpourri of re-told stories from several cultures on both sides of the Atlantic as they might have been known in 1492, the year Columbus set sail for India and found what is now known as the Americas.
Bella and Harry, two friendly Chihuahuas, visit countries around the world with their family of people. In this edition, Bella and Harry visit Rome, Italy.
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia, by Candace Fleming | Book Review
An absolutely fascinating read for teens and anyone who is interested in a richly described account of imperialist Russia.
February is African American History Month. Sharing these books with young readers comes with the responsibility to discuss … progress towards equality.