Current Picks: July 2021
The Princess and the Pea
Written and Illustrated by Rachel Isadora
For our 3–6 year olds: Get ready for an innovative twist on the Hans Christian Anderson fairytale about a young woman whose identity is verified by her acute sensitivity. Join us on this journey as we begin to dream about a new generation growing up with fairytales where POC are the norm.
Littles and How They Grow
Written by Kelly DiPucchio / Illustrated by AG Ford
For our 0–2 year olds: This adorable, shareable board book follows the familiar storyline of how babies and toddlers grow and how their grownups take care of them. Little ones and their caretakers can look like all of us, not just some of us.
Past Picks: 3–6-year-old
Written and Illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds
Written and Illustrated by Tom Percival
King for a Day
Written by Rukhsana Khan / Illustrated by Christiane Krömer
When I Grow Up
Written and Illustrated by Pratha Shetty
Written by Matthew A. Cherry / Illustrated by Vashti Harrison
The President Wears Pink
Written by Mandana Vetto / Illustrated by Sara Foresti
Last Stop on Market Street
Written by Matt de la Peña / Illustrated by Christian Robinson
This Little Trailblazer
Written by Joan Holub / Illustrated by Daniel Roode
Let’s Celebrate 5 Days of Diwali!
Written by Ajanta Chakraborty and Vivek Kumar
Written and Illustrated by Gaia Cornwall
Past Picks: 0–2-year-old
Boo-Boo! and Time to Go!
Written by Carol Zeavin & Rhona Silverbush/ Illustrated by Jon Davis
Dim Sum for Everyone!
Written and Illustrated by Grace Lin
Baby Loves Green Energy!
Written by Ruth Spiro / Illustrated by Irene Chan
Lola at the Library with Mommy!
Written by Anna McQuinn / Illustrated by Rosalind Beardshaw
Follow Your Dreams, Little One
Written and Illustrated by Vashti Harrison
Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?
Written by Lisbeth Kaiser / Illustrated by Stanley Chow
The Little Book of Giving
Written by Zach Bush and Laurie Friedman / Illustrated by Sarah Van Evera
A is for Awesome!
Written by Eva Chen / Illustrated by Derek Desierto
My Baby Loves Halloween
Written by Jabari Asim / Illustrated by Tara Nicole Whitaker
Written by Ibram X. Kendi / Illustrated by Ashley Lukashevsky