December 22, 2021
A bouncy baby, too full of energy to go to sleep, is happily salsa-danced into dreamland by his devoted Mami and Papi, who sing a bilingual lullaby that gently says good night in both Spanish and English.
Woodland animals heed the call of the fox's bugle to join the woodland dance in a moonlit glade, dancing all night to the music of the Woodland Dance Trio. As the animals wander off to bed, the trio plays one last piece to welcome the sun.
In this simple, boldly illustrated, lift-the-flap board book, little readers will discover simple facts about five different scientists, each in a different field!
A school of fish is consumed, one by one and color by color, until the littlest and last fish takes a dramatic stand.
Little Bear LOVES blueberries, and while picking them for Mama so she can make his favorite blueberry cake, he eats them all and must find a way not to come home empty handed.
From our bodies and emotions to our interests and hobbies, there is so much to celebrate about ourselves! We all have different talents, ideas and things to say, but we are more similar than different.
A young boy joyfully celebrates his dark skin with a bright moon at the end of a perfect day.
A giggle-inducing companion to Up, Up, Up, Down! finds a happy group of toddlers and a loving dad enjoying a concepts-themed playdate of sharing, taking turns and having fun.
Bath time is full of magic. The faucet flows like a waterfall, the bathroom floor is a distant shore, toy boats sail against the waves.
As a little boy explores his neighborhood, he takes time to appreciate it-- the sun in the sky, the birds in spring and the wonder within him. The author's song encourages mindfulness and gratitude in kids for their worlds, their families and themselves.
Inspired by the things children say they love most about their family, from parents cheering on their children to a family learning something new in the kitchen together, each page will make readers want to list favorite things about their families.
I am a youth services librarian who loves books, music, dogs and nature. I read a little bit of everything, but my favorites lately are middle-grade fiction, murder mysteries and nonfiction, and I've always adored exceptionally-illustrated picture books. I'm a murderino, a Ravenclaw and an amateur pie-baker.