Lila and the Crow

Lila and the Crow By Gabrielle Brimard This beautifully illustrated book tells the story of Lila, a young girl new to town and excited to make friends at school.  When she arrives at school full of hope, a bully teases her about her appearance and makes her feel ashamed of looking different. Each day her […]

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King Baby By Kate Beaton   This fantastically hilarious new book by Beaton tells the tale of King Baby, demanding ruler of his loyal subjects (his parents) as they struggle to meet his needs.  The illustrations are fabulous (look at the exhausted expressions on the subjects’ faces) and parents will relate to the truth in […]

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Bedtime For Batman

Bedtime for Batman Written by Michael Dahl Illustrated by Ethen Beavers   This is a cleverly written story of a little boy getting ready for bed – decked out in costume and imagining that he is Batman – juxtaposed with the superhero doing what he does best on the opposing pages. The simple text works […]

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Still a Gorilla

Still a Gorilla! By Kim Norman Willy is a gorilla at the zoo, but he wants to be a different animal.  No matter how hard he tries to look or act like other animals, he is still a gorilla! This picture book is super fun and silly.  The large, bold and colorful illustrations are very […]

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