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 Illustrated by Gaia Cornwall
The Unicorn Came to Dinner
August 2020
(Roaring Brook Press)

JULY 2020

Sarah Brennan
A Perfect Day
July 7, 2020
(Philomel Books)

Abi Cushman
July 14, 2020
(Viking Children’s Books)
Carrie Finison
Dozens of Doughnuts
July 21, 2020
(G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books For Young Readers)
JUNE 2020

David Opie
Birds in the World
June 1, 2020
(Peter Pauper Press)


June 9, 2020
(Little Bee Books)

June 23, 2020
(Grosset & Dunlap)
MAY 2020

Sarah Brennan
Uncle Bobby’s Wedding

May 12, 2020
(Little Bee Books)

APRIL 2020

Keri Claiborne Boyle
Otis P. Oliver Protests
April 15, 2020
(Sleeping Bear Press)

Leslea Newman
Remembering Ethan
April 7, 2020
(Magination Press)


MARCH 2020

Priscilla Alpaugh
Space Mice
March 1, 2020
(Albert Whitman)

Valerie Bolling
Let’s Dance!
March 3, 2020
(Boyds Mills & Kane)

Illustrated by Jeanette Bradley
June 2020

Leslea Newman
Welcoming Elijah
January 2020


January 2, 2020
(Doubleday Books for Young Readers)


Janet Lawler
Winter Cats
Sept 1, 2019
(Albert Whitman)


MAY 2019

Vivian Kirkfield
Sweet Dreams, Sarah
May 1, 2019
(Creston Books)

Susan Hood
Titan and the Wild Boars
May 7, 2019
(Harper Collins)

Karlin Gray
Serena The Littlest Sister
May 7, 2019
(Page Street Kids)

Gina Perry
Now? Not Yet!
May 14, 2019


APRIL 2019

Cathy Ballou Mealey
When a Tree Grows
April 2, 2019
(Sterling Children’s Books)

Jacqueline Vissid
Ruby’s Sword
April 9, 2019


MARCH 2019

Leslie Bulion
Superlative Birds
March 1, 2019

Tracy Newman
Around the Passover Table
March 1, 2019
(Albert Whitman)

Vivian Kirkfield
Four Otters Toboggan
March 15, 2019



Janet Lawler
Mirabel’s Missing Valentines
February 14, 2019

Illustrated by
David Opie
There Was An Old Gator Who Swallowed A Moth
February 2019

Josh Funk
It’s Not Hansel and Gretel
February 1, 2019

Leslea Newman
Gittel’s Journey
February 5, 2019

Vivian Kirkfield
Pippa’s Passover Plate
February 5, 2019
(Holiday House)



Sarah S. Brannen
Bear Needs Help
January 22, 2019

Martha Seif Simpson
Esther’s Gragger
January 7, 2019