Lubna and Pebble By Wendy Meddour and Daniel Egneus

“This unforgettable and stunningly illustrated story explains the wrenching dislocation of refugee families, and one girl’s powerful act of friendship in the midst of uncertainty” – sometimes the book sleeve says it best! This gorgeous picture book opens the door to conversations about worries, friendship, and the powerful notion of hope. Second graders loved predicting… Continue reading Lubna and Pebble By Wendy Meddour and Daniel Egneus

Dear Girl,

  Empowering. Thoughtful. Inspirational. A book that promotes self-love and self-acceptance while encouraging girls (and boys!) to be unique and true to themselves. From appreciating your appearance and ideas, to coloring outside the lines, to accepting all of your feelings, this book oozes warmth and love. Of course, this should come as no surprise, since… Continue reading Dear Girl,

The Word Collector

Ask a baseball fan about his card collection, or a teacher about her library, and it will open up a world of conversation. Whether it be seashells or stamps, bugs or books, collections bring comfort to people of all ages. Jerome’s collection is one that he could add to throughout each and every day... because… Continue reading The Word Collector