Just when we were thinking we’d make things easier for you by creating a shorter “Best New Kids Books” list, April has arrived and it boasts some of the best books of the whole entire year.
Browsing: Jane Smiley
Check out Lauren Castillo’s selfie with Twenty Yawns and get a glimpse of her shelfie!
Which five words best describe Twenty Yawns?
Jane Smiley: Cheerful, colorful, loving, amusing, relaxing.
These three contemporary books—one chapter book, one middle grade reader, one young adult—all published since 2011, represent the range of what’s possible in the genre. They’re are all excellent choices for your child—whether she loves horses or not, whether she’s a she or not.
The Children’s Book Review proudly shares this list of GREAT books all published by Random House.