Children's Books

  • Flowers & Locusts

    The haunting memoir Flowers & Locusts opens a window on the legendary kingdom of Ethiopia through the extraordinary childhood of an American girl. The author's father brought his family there from New York City to become official advisor to the...

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  • Fly-in to the Boonies

    What’s more fun than a trip to the wilderness? In this delightful rhyming adventure, a family creates lasting memories while flying on a seaplane, fishing, sharing a campfire, and encountering bears, moose, and beavers—oh my! Fly-in to the...

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  • Friends Forever

    Two Jewish girls become friends across time when modern-day Hannah suddenly appears in her own Saint Paul yard . . . in 1912. Thirteen-year-old Abigail tells the story of that amazing day and the encounter that changed both their lives forever. Against...

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  • Give Her a Pixie

    Free-spirited Josie LOVES her long curly hair and all the attention it brings. When a new baby brother keeps Mommy too busy to fix Josie's curls Josie starts to worry. How will she start first grade with messy hair? Managing a "curl girl" requires a lot...

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  • Gizo-Gizo!

    Winner of the 2017 Children's Africana Book Award for Best Book Young Readers! Gizo-Gizo the spider is a lazy selfish fellow. So when he starts a gold mine that pollutes the Zongo Lagoon and makes other animals sick naturally he ignores everyone...

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  • Go Away Mama!

    "Go Away Mama!" screams a little girl to her exasperated mom. And so it begins. The complex relationship between a mama and her daughter. "My darling girl you can't push me away. No matter what I'm here to stay." We follow mama and daughter as they...

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  • Henry! You're Hungry Again?

    Sweet! I get to eat!Henry's hungry. All the time! He eats and eats but why doesn't he feel big and strong afterward? Will anyone rescue Henry from the world of sweets and junk food? Or will he turn into the weakest kid in school? Are you a hungry Henry ...

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  • Henry! You're Late Again!

    Late for school late for school what's a first grader to do? Do you have a BIG BAD WOLF waiting in your school office every time you're late for school? Henry does! Her name is Miss Timberlane. She is the school secretary and she's causing him a LOT of...

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  • Hey Pretty!

    What does it really mean to be "pretty?" This word has had the power to both build up and tear down women and girls for centuries based on beauty standards of the broader culture particularly for African American females. Songwriter and author Maya...

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  • Holy Smokestacks!

    Choo Choo Bob is comin' round the bend! Choo Choo Bob is bringin' all his friends!Hey there engineers! It's your favorite trainiac Choo Choo Bob. The book you hold in your hands is a super-cool adventure that features me and all of my very best...

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  • How to Turn Your Mom into a Monster

    Do you like smearing your lunch all over yourself? Do you fight with your sister just because she's there? Do you find yourself unable to go to bed because mysterious ninjas keep stealing your pajamas? Then you're a little monster! Guess what: Mom can be...

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