B Is for Broadway: Onstage and Backstage from A to Z

B Is for Broadway:Onstage and Backstage from A to Z by John Robert Allman illustrator Peter Emmerich from Doubleday From the creators of A Is for Audra: Broadway's Leading Ladies from A to Z ! From AUDITIONS to ZIEGFELD, grab a ticket to this smash-hit, rhythmic alphabet book featuring your favorite performers, creators, songs, and shows from … Continue reading B Is for Broadway: Onstage and Backstage from A to Z

Pura’s Cuentos: How Pura Belpré Reshaped Libraries with Her Stories

Pura’s Cuentos: How Pura Belpré Reshaped Libraries with Her Stories by Annette Bay Pimentel illustrator Magaly Morales from Abrams Books for Young Readers A lyrical, vibrant tribute to the amazing life and legacy of Pura Belpré, a lauded storyteller, librarian, and pioneer of bilingual storytimes. Pura’s abuela always has a cuento to share. She crows ¡Qui‑qui‑ri‑quí! for Señor … Continue reading Pura’s Cuentos: How Pura Belpré Reshaped Libraries with Her Stories

It’s Raining Tacos!

It’s Raining Tacos! by Parry Gripp illustrator Peter Emmerich from HarperCollins Wildly fun and full of laugh‑out‑loud antics, this interactive sing‑along is a zany romp sure to capture fans of Giraffes Can’t Dance and Dragons Love Tacos. Shell we dance? Taco‑bout irresistible! Jam out to the catchy, toe‑tapping tune “Raining Tacos” from YouTube sensation Parry Gripp, featuring … Continue reading It’s Raining Tacos!

Families Can

Families Can by Dan Saks illustrator Brooke Smart from Rise x Penguin Workshop A rhyming, light‑hearted celebration of the wonderful differences that make each family unique. A family can be Any kind of number Maybe there’s one parent Strong like thunder This charmingly heartfelt board book is for families: families who cook together and families who sing … Continue reading Families Can

B Is for Ballet: A Dance Alphabet (American Ballet Theatre)

B Is for Ballet: A Dance Alphabet by John Robert Allman illustrator Rachel Dean from Random House An A–Z celebration of the world of ballet, from the renowned American Ballet Theatre. A is for arabesque, B is for Baryshnikov, and C is for Coppélia in this beautifully illustrated, rhyming A–Z of ballet terminology, stars, dances, positions, creators, … Continue reading B Is for Ballet: A Dance Alphabet (American Ballet Theatre)

Boys Dance! (American Ballet Theatre)

Boys Dance! by John Robert Allman illustrator Luciano Lozano from Random House A lively and encouraging picture book celebrating boys who love to dance, from the renowned American Ballet Theatre. Boys who love to dance are center stage in this encouraging, positive, rhyming picture book about guys who love to pirouette, jeté, and plié. Created in partnership … Continue reading Boys Dance! (American Ballet Theatre)

A is for Audra: Broadway’s Leading Ladies from A to Z

A is for Audra:Broadway’s Leading Ladies from A to Z by John Robert Allman illustrator Peter Emmerich from Doubleday From Audra McDonald to Liza with a “Z,” here is a showstopping alphabet book featuring your favorite leading ladies of the Broadway stage! This book is first in a series followed by 2021’s B Is for Broadway: Onstage … Continue reading A is for Audra: Broadway’s Leading Ladies from A to Z

Honeysmoke

Honeysmoke: A Story of Finding Your Color by Monique Fields illustrator Yesenia Moises from Imprint / Macmillan A young multiracial girl looks around her world for her color. She finally chooses her own, and creates a new word for herself―honeysmoke. Simone wants a color. She asks Mama, “Am I black or white?” “Boo,” Mama says, just like mamas … Continue reading Honeysmoke