The Other Half of Happy – Children’s Book

Rebecca Balcárcel’s Moving Debut Novel is a Bicultural Exploration of Growing Up, Finding Your Joy, And Learning What it Means To Belong “Balcárcel’s well-rounded characters, complex friendships, and nuanced family dynamics will resonate with many readers. This is a title that will remain relevant long past its publication date. A must-have for all library collections.” – School Library Journal  “A lovely, moving, and realistic view of the struggles and insecurities – as well as the beauty – that comes from being bicultural.” – Booklist Quijana is a girl in pieces. One-half Guatemalan, one-half American: When Quijana’s guatemalan cousins move to town, her …

Three Cheers for Kid McGear! – Children’s Book

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Bestselling Author of Goodnight Construction Site Introduces the Crew’s First-Ever Female Character; the Small but Mighty Kid McGear! “Fans of power drivers and grapple hooks will be delighted by this adventure.” – Publishers Weekly  “Expect series fans to give three beeps for joy.” – Kirkus Reviews She might be small, but she’s got it all-she’s Kid McGear, Skid Steer! Kid McGear is the newest truck to join the Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site crew, and she’s eager to help with even the roughest and toughest construction work. But when a steep cliff puts the other trucks in danger, can the new Kid on the site prove …

Hungry Jim – Children’s Book

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Award-winning Author of the Charlie & Mouse Series Laurel Snyder has a New Relatable Tale about the Hungry Beast that Lives in us All “In this clever tribute to Maurice Sendak, Snyder and Groenink gleefully subvert picture book norms by embracing the beastliest behavior.” – Publishers Weekly, starred review  When Jim wakes up one Tuesday morning, he doesn’t feel like eating his pancakes. In fact, Jim doesn’t feel like Jim. He feels rather, well, beastly. But he is hungry. Very hungry… This clever and relatable tale of moods from Laurel Snyder and Chuck Groenink offers a lighthearted depiction of the beastliness that lives …

Reading Beauty – Children’s Book

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Renowned author Deborah Underwood creates a princess with the will and the smarts to gain her OWN freedom. “A great one-on-one read for caregivers, and perfect for group sharing in a library or classroom setting.” – School Library Journal When a fairy’s curse of a deathlike sleep caused by a paper cut-threatens to make her kingdom barren of books, it’s up to space princess Lex to break the spell and bring literature back to her people. Set in the universe of the acclaimed Interstellar Cinderella, this irrepressible fairytale rework will charm young readers with its brave heroine, its star-studded setting, and its …

Activity Books for Children

Draw Here: An Activity Book By: Herve Tullet Experiment, Play and draw-but most of all, just have fun-inside and outside the box with bestselling author Herve Tullet’s signature bold dots bounce, spin, and splatter across spread after spread, brilliantly communicating the foundations of whimsical imagination. More than 135 pages brimming with activities invite readers to fill i, connect, decorate, and above all, reimagine the dots, opening up eyes and minds to see things differently, playfully, creatively! Ready, Set, Draw!: A Game of Creativity and Imagination By: Herve Tullet From master of the imagination Herve Tullet comes an irresistible package that …

Rabbit and the Motorbike – Children’s story

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Hoefler and Jacoby Create a Timeless Story of Loss, Acceptance, and the Bravery to Rebuild “Exhilarating… Graceful text and evocative illustrations combine in this story about the rewards of facing fears and trying something new.” – Kirkus Reviews, starred review  “Rich in metaphor without an ounce of heavy-handedness, this timeless fable should be left out for a little one to come and contemplate on their own, when the need arises.” – Booklist, starred review   Rabbit isn’t sure he’ll ever be brave enough to go on an adventure. He’s a homebody who lives in a quiet field of wheat, and …