Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson’s Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions

You know the Super Soaker. It’s one of top twenty toys of all time. And it was invented entirely by accident. Trying to create a new cooling… Read more…

Grace For President

“Where are the girls?” When Grace’s teacher reveals that the United States has never had a female president, Grace decides she wants to be the nation’s first… Read more…

Audrey Lost Her Shoe

Audrey has been waiting all week for her Auntie to take her to the fair. It’s her favorite time of the year! Plus, her younger cousin, Coby,… Read more…

The Day You Begin

There will be times when you walk into a room and no one there is quite like you. There are many reasons to feel different. Maybe it’s… Read more…

I Got the Rhythm

On a simple trip to the park, the joy of music overtakes a mother and daughter. The little girl hears a rhythm coming from the world around… Read more…

Meet ClaraBelle Blue

Meet ClaraBelle Blue is the debut children’s picture book by Adiba Nelson, and the first book of The ClaraBelle Series. Loosley based on Nelson’s own daughter, Meet… Read more…

We March

On August 28, 1963, a remarkable event took place–more than 250,000 people gathered in our nation’s capital to participate in the March on Washington for Jobs and… Read more…

I Am Perfectly Designed

In this empowering ode to modern families, a boy and his father take a joyful walk through the city, discovering all the ways in which they are… Read more…

You Matter

In this full, bright, and beautiful picture book, many different perspectives around the world are deftly and empathetically explored—from a pair of bird-watchers to the pigeons they’re… Read more…

The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read

In 1848, Mary Walker was born into slavery. At age 15, she was freed, and by age 20, she was married and had her first child. By…

The King of Kindergarten

The morning sun blares through your window like a million brass trumpets.It sits and shines behind your head–like a crown. Mommy says that today, you are going… Read more…

Your Name Is a Song

Frustrated by a day full of teachers and classmates mispronouncing her beautiful name, a little girl tells her mother she never wants to come back to school.… Read more…