With rhythmic language and captivating art, this cumulative tale portrays the terrible impact of trash on the ocean and marine life, inspiring us to make changes to save our seas.
- January 12, 2021| |
The acclaimed New York Times-bestselling historical young adult mystery from Monica Hesse, the award-winning author of Girl in the Blue Coat.
- December 29, 2020| |
Readers 8 to 12 encounter amazing and unique role models from both history and today.
- December 25, 2020| |
A beautiful and joyous Christmas read-aloud for you and your little ones.
The Jesus Storybook Bible: A Christmas Collection: Stories, Songs, and Reflections for the Advent Season by Sally Lloyd-Jones. Illustrated by JagoDecember 22, 2020| |
From the creators of the bestselling The Jesus Storybook Bible comes a beautifully illustrated picture book perfect for celebrating the miracle of Jesus’ birth.
- December 11, 2020| |
A riveting debut novel about a family escaping Czechoslovakia after the 1948 Communist takeover—based on the author's own family history.
- December 1, 2020| |
Picture book for children 4-8 encourages readers to find beauty in imperfections and strength in adversity.
- November 20, 2020| |
A deeply moving picture book helps children and their families navigate grief.
- October 30, 2020| |
This sweet and inspiring picture book is based on the true story of a school in India designed to teach illiterate grandmothers how to read and write.
- October 16, 2020| |
Based on the author’s family history, this middle-grade novel tells the tale of a Jewish girl in WW2 Europe who immigrates to Cuba.
- September 29, 2020| |
A young boy gets detained by ICE while crossing the border from Mexico to the United States in this searing middle-grade novel.
Dark Was the Night: Blind Willie Johnson’s Journey to the Stars by By Gary Golio. Illustrated by E. B. LewisSeptember 15, 2020| |
A poignant children’s book story of Blind Willie Johnson—whose song “Dark Was the Night” was included on the Voyager I space probe’s Golden Record.
- September 15, 2020| |
The modern classic Veggie Tales movie, now streaming, features three lowly cabin boys who time-travel in a swashbuckling adventure.
- September 1, 2020| |
An empowering picture book based on the real-life story of how a girl came to change the final destination of a bronze statue.
- July 31, 2020| |
In this riveting middle-grade novel, a 12-year-old girl and her 8-year-old brother are separated from their parents and escape North Korea in 1950.
- July 21, 2020| |
Bob the Chihuahua sets out on a dangerous journey in search of his long-lost sister with the help of his two best friends, Ivan and Ruby, in this sequel to The One and Only Ivan.
- July 3, 2020| |
Featuring a diverse cast of children and adults playing in Central Park, this joyful picture book affirms that every child is unique and deeply loved by God.
- June 30, 2020| |
A little boy creatively makes a rocket ship while stuck inside on a rainy day.
A Ride to Remember: A Civil Rights Story by Sharon Langley and Amy Nathan. Illustrated by Floyd CooperMay 22, 2020| |
The true story of how a ride on a carousel made a powerful Civil Rights statement
- May 1, 2020| |
Read the losses and growing friendship of two girls whose lives and beliefs are forever changed after the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in Ukraine.
- April 28, 2020| |
A joyous picture book celebrates African-American gospel music.
- April 14, 2020| |
Newbery Medal-winning author Patricia MacLachlan’s poignant text and rustic illustrations paint the picture of a beautiful red barn and the people who call it home.
- April 2, 2020| |
The author and illustrator of The Jesus Storybook Bible team up to create a picture book set based on Psalm 23 and the Lord’s Prayer.
Finding Narnia: The Story of C. S. Lewis and His Brother Warnie by Caroline McAlister. Illustrated by Jessica LananMarch 31, 2020| |
A watercolor picture book takes children into the rich imaginations of two boys, C.S. Lewis and his brother Warnie.