A Few Of My Favorite Things: Children’s Books

9781616892630Who Built That? Modern Houses, Princeton Architectural Press, 2014

My three year-olds are technically way too young for this, but I bought it for them anyhow because we already look at houses when we’re walking and this will make it more fun. Gorgeous book. Gift appeal: wide

Brown Girl Dreaming, Jacqueline Woodson, Penguin 2014

Yes, it won the National Book Award and yes, it deserved it. I bought several to give away. Gift appeal: wide



When Everything Felt Like the Movies, Raziel Reid, Arsenal Pulp 2014

index reidWe posted an excerpt here, and Daniel Zomparelli reviewed it here. We loved it.









indexA Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel by Madeline L’Engle, adapted and illus. by Hope Larson. FSG/Ferguson

Stunning! Absolutely. How to improve a classic? Make it into a graphic novel.







What Makes A Baby? by Cory Silverberg and Fiona Smyth, Triangle Square 2013

indexLove, love, love this inclusive book about how babies are made.