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  • Dear Malala, We Stand with Youby Rosemary McCarney

    Random House Children's Books 2014; US$ 16.99

    An inspiring letter to Malala Yousafzai, winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, that is both a show of support and a call to action for girls around the world.   Malala became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize after she survived being shot in the head by the Taliban for speaking out in favor of a girl's right to an education. She survived... more...

  • With Books and Bricksby Suzanne Slade; Nicole Tadgell

    Albert Whitman & Company 2014; US$ 5.99

    Booker T. Washington had an incredible passion for learning. Born a slave, he taught himself to read. When the Civil War ended, Booker finally fulfilled his dream of attending school. After graduation, he was invited to teach in Tuskegee, Alabama. Finding many eager students but no school, Booker set out to build his own school?brick by brick. An... more...

  • Applesauce Seasonby Eden Ross Lipson; Mordicai Gerstein

    Roaring Brook Press 2009; US$ 18.99

    A taste of fall: Celebrated editor Eden Lipson and Caldecott Medal winner Mordicai Gerstein celebrate a fall family ritual in Applesauce Season , a picture book rich with the colors and flavors of the season. When the first apples of the season--Ida Red and Paula Red, Twenty Ounce, McIntosh, and Ginger Gold--show up in the city markets, it's time... more...

  • Flying Soloby Julie Cummins; Malene R. Laugesen

    Roaring Brook Press 2013; US$ 18.99

    In 1927, airplanes were a thrilling but dangerous novelty. Most people, men and women, believed that a woman belonged in the kitchen and not in a cockpit. One woman, Ruth Elder, set out to prove them wrong by flying across the Atlantic Ocean. Ruth didn't make it, crashing spectacularly, but she flew right into the spotlight and America's heart.... more...

  • The Man Who Walked Between the Towersby Mordicai Gerstein; Mordicai Gerstein

    Square Fish 2007; US$ 8.99

    The Man Who Walked Between the Towers is the winner of the 2004 Caldecott Medal, the 2004 winner of the Boston Globe - Horn Book Award for Picture Books, and the winner of the 2006 Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Children's Video. more...

  • Papa's Mechanical Fishby Candace Fleming; Boris Kulikov

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) 2013; US$ 17.99

    Clink! Clankety-bang! Thump-whirr! That's the sound of Papa at work. Although he is an inventor, he has never made anything that works perfectly, and that's because he hasn't yet found a truly fantastic idea. But when he takes his family fishing on Lake Michigan, his daughter Virena asks, "Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a fish?"?and... more...

  • Edward Hopper Paints His Worldby Robert Burleigh; Wendell Minor

    Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) 2014; US$ 18.99

    As a boy, Edward Hopper knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: on the cover of his pencil box, he wrote the words EDWARD HOPPER, WOULD-BE ARTIST. He traveled to New York and to Paris to hone his craft. And even though no one wanted to buy his paintings for a long time, he never stopped believing in his dream to be an artist. He was fascinated... more...

  • Florence Nightingaleby Demi; Demi

    Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) 2014; US$ 18.99

    Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine and nursing by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What began as an attempt to make army hospitals safer and more effective became a lifelong mission, and remains relevant today. This new picture book biography of Florence Nightingale,... more...

  • The Iridescence of Birdsby Patricia MacLachlan; Hadley Hooper

    Roaring Brook Press 2014; US$ 18.99

    If you were a boy named Henri Matisse who lived in a dreary town in northern France, what would your life be like? Would it be full of color and art? Full of lines and dancing figures? Find out in this beautiful, unusual picture book about one of the world's most famous and influential artists by acclaimed author and Newbery Medal-winning Patricia... more...

  • The Pilot and the Little Princeby Peter Sís; Peter Sís

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) 2014; US$ 19.99

    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was born in France in 1900, when airplanes were just being invented. Antoine dreamed of flying and grew up to be a pilot?and that was when his adventures began. He found a job delivering mail by plane, which had never been done before. He and his fellow pilots traveled to faraway places and discovered new ways of getting from... more...