This Picture Book of Langston Hughes’ Poem is Authentic and Inspirational

Winner of the Coretta Scott King illustrator award, I, Too, Am America blends the poetic wisdom of Langston Hughes with visionary illustrations from Bryan Collier in this inspirational picture book that carries the promise of equality. I, too, sing America.I am the darker brother.They send me to eat in the kitchenWhen company comes,But I laugh,And…

This Gloriously Vibrant Picture Book Paints the Life of Composer Scott Joplin

“The melodic, flowing text goes beyond Joplin’s personal details to paint a picture of what life looked like for African Americans during the Jim Crow era . . . Examples are effortlessly woven into the narrative. . . [Events] come alive through gloriously vibrant, full-page gouache collages that pop off of pages, filled with creative…

Perfect for snuggling at nap time or bedtime with your little bunny.

David Ezra Stein has reimagined the classic featuring an irresistible papa bunny and his little one. This heartwarming classic story is the perfect gift for Easter, Father’s Day, baby showers, and all year long. Fans of Kevin Henkes and Beatrix Potter will adore this gorgeously illustrated book. Come, little bunny, don’t be shy . . ….

Graphic Novels Your Kids Will Love Reading

Originally posted on Human Rights Collective:
Graphic novels are the perfect combination of amazing storytelling and fiercely awesome visuals, according to HarperCollins Children’s Books. They are a great addition to any library and help kids get interested—and stay interested—in reading! Whether they like to read nonfiction, action, adventure, fantasy, or realistic fiction, there’s a graphic…

From Jason Reynolds Comes an Action-Packed Middle Grade Superhero Novel

A Schneider Family Award Honor Book for Middle Grade From Newbery Medal honoree and #1 New York Times bestselling author Jason Reynolds comes a hilarious, hopeful, and action-packed middle grade novel about the greatest young superhero you’ve never heard of, filled with illustrations by Raúl the Third! Portico Reeves’s superpower is making sure all the…