Bedtime for Sweet Creatures is a pitch-perfect bedtime story for little ones who would rather play than snooze. As a very patient mother conjures a forest full of imagined beasts to mirror her child's bedtime antics, she lulls her "sweet creature" to sleep... Or does she? Delightful fun for big and little readers alike! — Hannah DeCamp
Bear and Wolf is a quiet, meditative walk through a snowy forest with two friends who have a love of cold and silence in common. Salmieri's expressive illustrations lend an air of mystery and warmth to this spellbinding wintry stroll. —Hannah DeCamp
Reading this book is like receiving a lovingly-gathered bunch of flowers from a dear friend. It is brimming with kindness, heart, and comfort. It should be read over and over and over. For those children who understand what it is to be lonely, to yearn for friendship, this book will be exactly what they need--a gentle, touching reminder that friends can be found where you least expect them. —Hannah DeCamp
Crown is a confident, rhythmic ode to the transformational magic of a new haircut--the prose is irresistable to read aloud, and the art is stunningly dynamic. This book's power is in its exultation of the inner lives of Black boys and in the people that make up a community. Hand this one to any kid who is feeling their fresh cut, or anyone who needs a self-esteem boost!