Recommendations for Kids

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Best New Youth Books

Best New Picture Books & Easy Readers

  • Cover image for The Roots of Rap

    The Roots of Rap

    Carole Boston Weatherford

    The Roots of Rap

    Carole Boston Weatherford

    Explore the roots of rap in this stunning, rhyming, triple-timing picture book! A generation voicing stories, hopes, and fears founds a hip-hop nation. Say holler if you hear.

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  • Cover image for There Are No Bears in This Bakery

    There Are No Bears in This Bakery

    Julia Sarcone-Roach

    There Are No Bears in This Bakery

    Julia Sarcone-Roach

    The creator of the "New York Times"-bestselling "The Bear Ate Your Sandwich" delivers another sly story of a hungry bear and a smooth-talking narrator: a tough gumshoe of a cat named Muffin.

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  • Cover image for Found

    Found

    Jeff Newman

    Found

    Jeff Newman

    A wordless picture book about what we lose, what we find, and what we give back. Jenn’s beloved dog was lost sometime ago. Long enough that she has given up the search.

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  • Cover image for Snow Day!

    Snow Day!

    Candice Ransom

    Snow Day!

    Candice Ransom

    A Step 1 reader to welcome winter, featuring the family from Pumpkin Day! and Apple Picking Day! The brother and sister from PUMPKIN DAY! and APPLE PICKING DAY!

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  • Cover image for The Cars and Trucks Book

    The Cars and Trucks Book

    Todd Parr

    The Cars and Trucks Book

    Todd Parr

    From bestselling and beloved author Todd Parr, a new book about all of the different ways that cars and trucks help people and have fun. Some trucks help on the farm. Some trucks help in the city.

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  • Cover for A Day with Yayah

    A Day with Yayah

    Nicola I. Campbell

    A Day with Yayah

    Nicola I. Campbell

    Set in the Nicola Valley, British Columbia, in Canada's westernmost province, a First Nations family goes on an outing to forage for herbs and mushrooms.

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