TURTLE POND, by James Gladstone, Illustrated by Karen Reczuch, Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press

What is it about turtles that fascinates us? Is it how they hide inside their patterned shells, their wizened faces, their slow determination? In Turtle Pond, a child and his parents visit their local public garden throughout the year, observing the turtles as they play, dive, feed, bask, climb, hide and doze. James Gladstone’s lively … Continue reading TURTLE POND, by James Gladstone, Illustrated by Karen Reczuch, Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press

HOME SWEET HOME, by Mia Cassany, illustrated by Paula Blumen, Quarto Publishing Group – Frances Lincoln Children’s Books, Children’s Nonfiction

Available now! Description Kids will have their imaginations captured by this beautiful, non-fiction picture book that looks at home from around the world. Home from Home celebrates the wide diversity of living quarters people around the world live in. Find out who lives in a Brooklyn brownstone or a Tokyo apartment! What about a London … Continue reading HOME SWEET HOME, by Mia Cassany, illustrated by Paula Blumen, Quarto Publishing Group – Frances Lincoln Children’s Books, Children’s Nonfiction

THE MUTT SPRING DIARIES, By Patrick McDonnell

Description Yesh! Mooch, Earl, and all their endearing Mutts friends return in this fourth Mutts collection for kids! It's been a long, cold winter—Earl and Mooch are looking forward to shmelling the flowers! Spring is the season of new beginnings. The birds are singing fresh concertos they’ve been working on all winter long. The caterpillars are … Continue reading THE MUTT SPRING DIARIES, By Patrick McDonnell