Staff Pick

Barney Saltzberg’s Twinkle, Twinkle, ABC (Phaidon, $12.95) likewise gives a twist to beloved rhymes with this mash-up of two well-known children’s songs. Fred Benaglia’s dynamic colorful illustrations of everything from a banjo-toting bear to a tutu-clad cow up the silliness ante and encourage reader interaction, giggles, and eventually goodnights. Ages 0-5.

Twinkle, Twinkle, ABC: A Mixed-up, Mashed-up Melody Cover Image
By Barney Saltzberg, Fred Benaglia (By (artist))
ISBN: 9780714875071
Availability: Backordered
Published: Phaidon Press - October 2nd, 2017

Staff Pick

Striking a dreamier tone, Richard Jackson’s thoughtful language creates a lyrical call-and-response in Snow Scene (Roaring Brook, $17.99). Acrylics from Laura Vaccaro Seeger capture the sleepy sensation of a snowy day, then burst into thrilling spring color in this visual and auditory feast. Ages 0-5.

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ISBN: 9781626726802
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Roaring Brook Press - November 7th, 2017

Staff Pick

When Baby Goes to Market (Candlewick, $16.99), he encounters a repast of a different sort: juicy oranges, sugary chin-chin biscuits, and vivid chili peppers. As Baby charms vendors into gifting him treats in Angela Brooksbank’s vibrantly illustrated marketplace, Atinuke’s verbal play creates a rich multi-sensory experience in this counting book. Ages 0-5.

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By Atinuke, Angela Brooksbank (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780763695705
Availability: Backordered
Published: Candlewick - September 5th, 2017