Once there was a little boy named Neftalí who loved wild things wildly and quiet things quietly. From the moment he could talk, he surrounded himself with...
"The beautifully composed illustrations ... neither overwhelm nor attempt to explicate the superbly stated text; in their own way the paintings parallel the...
If you’re smart, you’ll read my book
Of modern children’s etiquette.
If you don’t, I’m sad to say –
Your life will be pathetiquette.
Black is a look, a taste, a speed, an emotion. It’s the surprising stripes on a zebra, the taste of dark chocolate, the scary, exciting feeling of going inside...
Through her collection of black dolls, Dinah Johnson imparts a poetic message of pride and self-esteem.
Walk across the bridge --
it's not so hard to do...
A gorgeously illustrated anothology of horse poems.
I grip my
Take a playful journey through a mouse’s nighttime world
"There’s a sliver of moon
like a tail in the sky
with just enough moonlight
A spirited celebration of dogs
"My tail won’t stop its wagging.
My rear end has an ache.
Back and forth and back and forth–
It never takes a...
Sing a song, share a poem, settle in for a cozy read -- here's a lovely collection that celebrates the Christmas spirit.
"Smooth clean and frost white
A charming book of children's rhymes by the Caldecott Medalist.
I'm the king of the castle,
Get down, you dirty rascal!
There she goes,
Here is a house, dear robin.
The floor and walls are strong.
It's safe from wind
and snug from rain
and yours for just a song.
Birds of all kinds...
More than eighty holiday and seasonal poems!
Holidays abound throughout the year, from Thanksgiving and Christmas, Passover and Ramadan, to Martin Luther...
A GIFT FOR EVERYONE
A child wakes up, puts up an easel, picks up a brush and paints--paints a perch, a tree, the warmth of the sun and the sound of the...