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Best Indie Children's Animal Books of 2021

  • CHILDREN'S

    HOP-ABOUT

    SEPT. 28, 2020

CHILDREN'S

HOP-ABOUT

by Colin Krainin ; illustrated by Joan Platek Krainin

An extraordinarily moving, powerful tale about the resilience of grace and the joy of friendship. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    RED'S NEST

    JULY 27, 2021

CHILDREN'S

RED'S NEST

by Belinda Grimbeek ; illustrated by Belinda Grimbeek

A heartwarming, inventive animal tale about making room for unexpected love. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    A KITE FOR MELIA

    MAY 30, 2021

CHILDREN'S

A KITE FOR MELIA

by Samuel Narh & Freda Narh ; illustrated by Valeria Suria

A well-told, offbeat story that blends themes of perseverance and healing. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    NO ORDINARY CAT

    JUNE 1, 2020

CHILDREN'S

NO ORDINARY CAT

by Vicki Spandel ; illustrated by Jeni Kelleher

A beautifully written and illustrated feline tale with subtle emotional depths. Full review >

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