You’re Welcome, Universe

You’re Welcome, Universe by Whitney Gardner Synopsis: When Julia finds a slur about her best friend scrawled across the back of the Kingston School for the Deaf, she covers it up with a beautiful (albeit illegal) graffiti mural. Her supposed best friend snitches, the principal expels her, and her two mothers set Julia up with…

Le Repas

Le repas (the meal, in French) is a French baby book exploring different types of meals throughout the day, featuring a mixed race family of four. The book goes through breakfast, lunch, tea, setting the table, dinner, and cleaning the table. Each double page explores one of the above themes. The page on the left…

Touch and Feel Birthday

This is a sturdy and efficient touch-and-feel image book centered around the theme of birthdays.   On four double pages, we see kids opening presents, playing with toys and balloons, wearing party hats, and eating cake. The birthday presents are shimmering, the wheels of the truck are bumpy, the crown is shiny, and the cake…