Picture Books

Shaun Tan's new picture book Cicada captures the life cycle of office drudgery

An unappreciated green cicada sits behind a computer every day, doing data entry for a nameless organisation.<p>In 17 years, he's never made a mistake …

The Arts (Australia)


Fern loves Nanna‘s butterfly cakes, her mantelpiece mice, her white cat, Snowball, and most of all, she loves Nanna. But recently, Nanna has become …


The Beatles' 'All You Need is Love' set to become children's picture book

All you need is a talented illustrator to turn songs into picture books!<p>Two new children’s books are set to add pictures to the lyrics of The …

Paul McCartney

The Honeybee

Environmentalism has long held a place in literature for children. It has been over 40 years since Dr. Seuss’s Lorax first spoke for the trees. New …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Viz Media to Release Rumiko Takahashi's Urusei Yatsura Manga

Also: 2 Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind books<p>Viz Media announced at its Comic-Con International: San Diego panel on Thursday that it has licensed …


There's a New Ivy and Bean Coming! Annie Barrows and Sophie Blackall Talk Book 11

BFFs Ivy and Bean are back in a big way with the 11th book in the beloved chapter book series. <i>Ivy and Bean: One Big Happy Family</i>, by author Annie …



Sammy’s Halloween tricks are no treat for his family when they last the whole year.The Loomis family really goes all out on Halloween, their haunted …


Saturday July 21st 3-5pm at our 84th St Store: JULY PICTURE BOOK BONANZA 3

Price: FREE<p>Quantity:<p>Make sure to join us at our <b>84th Street Store</b> on Saturday, July 21st as we welcome author/illustrator <b>JOYCE WAN</b>, author/illustrator</b> …


Indie Best Books of the Month July (pg. 4)

"Though it has supporting themes about friendship and imagination, the biggest appeal here is that it's just plain fun. Expect plenty of giggles—from …


New Kids' and YA Books: Week of July 23, 2018

Here we round up new and forthcoming children’s titles, including a “monstrous” picture book, a YA sci-fi thriller, a story about a cat, a snake, and …


Lin-Manuel Miranda to publish a picture book

NEW YORK — Lin-Manuel Miranda is working on a picture book that he hopes will inspire young people.<p>“Gmorning, Gnight!: Little Pep Talks for Me & You” will be published October 23, Random House announced Tuesday. The book will be illustrated by Jonny Sun. It will feature “affirmations” the …

Gun Control

A guide to helping customers in the bookshop, with a little help from some picture book friends.

In the tradition of Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Little Golden Book, here’s a quick primer on best practices for customer service in …


THE REPTILE CLUB by Maureen Fergus , Elina Ellis

New kid Rory hasn’t found a school club he wants to join, so he starts his own, for kids who share one of his interests: the Reptile Club.<p>Lots of …


Children's Book Review: Moon: A Peek-Through Picture Book by Patricia Hegarty, illus. by Britta Teckentrup. Doubleday, $15.99 (32p) ISBN 978-1-5247-6966-6

Moon: A Peek-Through Picture Book<p>Patricia Hegarty, illus. by Britta Teckentrup. Doubleday, $15.99 (32p) ISBN 978-1-5247-6966-6<p>More By and About This …

Book Reviews

Encore -- I am a bird / Dana Walrath ; illustrated by Jaime Kim.

see all<p>Items<p>Location<p>Call No.<p>Status<p>Message<p>58th Street Children's Picture Book<p>J PIC WALRATH<p>AVAILABLE<p>115th Street Children's Picture Book<p>J PIC …

New York Public Library

The Gruffalo's Child tiptoes onto Belfast stage

IF YOU go down to the woods, or theatre, your in for a big surprise as The Gruffalo's Child tiptoes into Belfast's Lyric Theatre. Direct from a …


Chloe Has Chlamydia Is the Adult Sex Ed Picture Book You Didn't Know You Needed

Talking about sexually transmitted infections is never fun or easy, but a new book is aiming to change that. <i>Chloe Has Chlamydia</i> is a picture book for …

Sexual Health

Christopher Robin: A Boy, A Bear, A Balloon | Disney Family

$$$This is rated 1 out of 3 dollar signs<p>Image source: Disney Publishing Worldwide<p>Image source: Disney Publishing Worldwide<p>Disney Books<p>This …

Walt Disney Company

Rosie's Glasses by Dave Whamond

​Interest K-3<p>Have you ever had one of those days when everything seemed to go wrong and you were just blah? Well that's how Rosie's day started off. …


Our children’s YA top 10 bestsellers of the week

• <i>Cicada</i> by Shaun Tan• <i><br>Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different</i> by Ben Brooks & Quinton Winter• <i><br>The World’s Worst Children 3</i> by David Walliams & Tony</i> …


The Beatles' "All You Need Is Love" to Be Adapted into Children's Book

Many parents indoctrinate their kiddos into the world of classic rock through the early albums of the Beatles, one harmless two-minute pop song at a …


Picture Book with Synopses of Plays (Ehon banzuke) for Performances at the Nakamura Theater in 1794 :: Japanese Illustrated Books


Children’s Books: Galactic Adventures

A gripping romantic thriller about a girl sent to found a new colony in a remote, habitable planet; a hilarious meta picture book starring a certain Sith lord from a galaxy far, far away; and more.<p>Romy Silvers is 16 years old, haunted by memories and utterly alone. In Lauren James’s gripping …

Darth Vader

Shaun Tan's Cicada: a meditation on belonging and bullying – in pictures

In his latest picture book, acclaimed Australian illustrator, writer and film-maker Shaun Tan explores the ponderous themes of migrant workers and workplace bullying through the voice of a hardworking insect who has toiled away, unappreciated and without promotion, alongside humans in a grey office …

Migrant Workers

Philosophy Illustrated

Coming soon to all good bookshops: A picture book of philosophical terms, perfect for ages two to five.

Picture Books

"The Princess and the Pit Stop" Picture Book Giveaway!

Win an autographed copy of the new high-octane Mighty Girl fairy tale from best-selling author Tom Angleberger and Caldecott-winning illustrator Dan …

For Kids

Nendo’s first graphic picture book depicts how design ideas are born

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Picture Books

nendo founder oki sato's picture book on design features a cup as its main character

jun 20, 2018<p>the designer swapped out machinery and tools for teeth and limbs when he decided to design and create his first in a series of 'handmade' …


Kevin's Meandering Mind | Who Said Anything About Quitting? The Digital Picture Book Project

On our last full day of school yesterday (we still have today and tomorrow as half days), my librarian colleague, Pati, and I arranged to have our …


"Goodnight Luna" Music and Lyrics by Suzy Davies Copyright 2018 All Rights Reserved Author of "Luna The Moon Pig;The Pig Who Hid" Children's Picture Book, Illustrated by the legendary Sheila Graber of Paddington Bear Fame.

Paddington Bear