The Children's Book Review | March 1, 2017
24 New Release Picture Books
From a heartwarming story about finding the courage to make a friend, to an exuberantly colorful Lucy Cousins book, to a Newbery Medalist and Caldecott Medalist collaboration, to a story about courage and cultural legacy, our selection of
Upon being invited to write a piece about “encouraging readers to think rather than protecting them from difficult truths,” I had to stop and think about whether or not that is in fact my central purpose when writing nonfiction books for children.
Last month we featured the wonderful Cindy Jenson-Elliott and her latest picture book Dig In! in an article about learning to love nature. This month it was the best selling picture book from our affiliate store.