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Book Review

Little Moss, Big Tree

by Karen Rigby

"Little Moss, Big Tree" is a timeless and profound picture book that rewards introspection. M. Yap-Stewart’s lyrical picture book "Little Moss, Big Tree" is about a faithful friendship that weathers all seasons. On Storm King Mountain,... Read More

Book Review

Jamylah and the Giants

by Aimee Jodoin

"Jamylah and the Giants" is an imaginative illustrated story in which a young girl is charged with restoring an ancient civilization. Adrian Brooks Collins’s encouraging and engaging "Jamylah and the Giants" teaches compassion,... Read More

Book Review

The Return

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

Follow along as a woman in a polka dot dress leaves the big city behind in a yellow bus, emerging on an lonely road with hills all around and a tiny cottage in the distance. In this wordless story with a lot to say, the woman’s arrival... Read More

Book Review

Happy Right Now

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

A young girl reminds herself to make a conscious decision every day to find happiness in this feel-good story with an important message for everyone who might be waiting for the rain to clear, or for the weekend to arrive, in order to... Read More

Book Review

Humanimal

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

Explore amazing similarities between humans and honeybees, termites, polar bears, humpback whales, and other fascinating wildlife. The animals are organized into three categories based on their communities, feelings, and intelligence.... Read More

Book Review

The Space Train

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

Uncovering a vintage space train thrills Jakob, who longs to meet new friends, and his grandmother, who reminisces about travelling through galaxies in style. Restoring the space train takes a lot of hard work, but with the help of some... Read More

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