RECENT RELEASES for KIDS
Catch That Goat
The story of a young girl's rambunctious romp through a bustling Nigerian street
market. Ages 4-7
HEY LIL D 01 ITS ALL IN THE NA
L'il Dobber has big feet. The other kids may laugh and call him nicknames, but L'il Dobber doesn't care. In fact, this third-grader is totally cool with his
shoe size. Ages 6-9
HIPKIDHOP DON'T TALK TO STRANGE
This is an essential message for every child's safety. This book features rapper Kevi as he turns this important safety issue into a memorable, catchy rhyme.
HIPKIDHOP HOPE W/CD
This is a touching story of a young boy raised in a family with little money but lots of love. In the face a life's challenges, a mother guides her young sons to a brighter future through her unwavering strength and support. Ages 6-9.
A Contraband Slave's Story.
ONCE UPON A TIME
There is something worrying Sarie at school. Every time her teacher says, "Children, take out your reading books," Sarie feels sick. The letters in the book all run together, tripping her up so that she stumbles and falters, and the girls in the back always make fun of her. Ages 4-8.
OUT OF BOUNDS
Seven stories of conflict and hope. For almost fifty years apartheid forced the young people of South Africa to live apart as Blacks, Whites, Indians, and "Coloreds." This unique collection of stories is about young people's choices in a beautiful country made ugly by injustice. Ages 8-12.
An escape through the underground railroad. In the mid-1800s, a boy and his mother help support themselves by making panoramic eggs of maple sugar. The boy, Luke, who is deaf, paints pictures that fit neatly inside the eggs. Ages 4-8.
TISKET A TASKET
A-tisket, a-tasket, a green-and-yellow basket....a little girl picked it up and took it to the market! Everyone knows these lyrics. But Fitzgerald's adaptation brings the nursery rhyme to life. ages 4-8.
TRUE ROMANCE JOSEPHINE & THE SOLDIER
Josephine is a young woman with a sassy look and a sharp tongue, especially, it seems, where Adam is concerned.
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