Julián Is a Mermaid


  • Author: Jessica Love
  • Release Date : 2019-06-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • File Size: 22968047 Bytes


In an exuberant picture book, a glimpse of costumed mermaids leaves one boy flooded with wonder and ready to dazzle the world. While riding the subway home from the pool with his abuela one day, Julián notices three women spectacularly dressed up. Their hair billows in brilliant hues, their dresses end in fishtails, and their joy fills the train car. When Julián gets home, daydreaming of the magic he’s seen, all he can think about is dressing up just like the ladies in his own fabulous mermaid costume: a butter-yellow curtain for his tail, the fronds of a potted fern for his headdress. But what will Abuela think about the mess he makes — and even more importantly, what will she think about how Julián sees himself? Mesmerizing and full of heart...

Perdu


  • Author: Richard Jones
  • Release Date : 2020-04-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • File Size: 7996775 Bytes


The moving, beautifully illustrated story of a little lost dog and his search for a place to call home. Poor Perdu is all alone as he journeys from the countryside to the city in search of a home. The city is a big place when you are very small, but is it possible that someone is looking out for Perdu?Perdu is the first picture book to be both written and illustrated by Richard Jones — the illustrator of the internationally bestselling The Snow Lion. This poignant gem, with an important message about kindness at its heart, deserves to become a modern classic. Other books from Richard Jones:The Snow Lion, written by Jim HelmorePaper Planes, written by Jim Helmore...

Juli  n Is a Mermaid
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Juli n Is a Mermaid


  • Author : Jessica Love
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2019-06-18
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781536214314


Juli n Is a Mermaid Book Description :

In an exuberant picture book, a glimpse of costumed mermaids leaves one boy flooded with wonder and ready to dazzle the world. While riding the subway home from the pool with his abuela one day, Julián notices three women spectacularly dressed up. Their hair billows in brilliant hues, their dresses end in fishtails, and their joy fills the train car. When Julián gets home, daydreaming of the magic he’s seen, all he can think about is dressing up just like the ladies in his own fabulous mermaid costume: a butter-yellow curtain for his tail, the fronds of a potted fern for his headdress. But what will Abuela think about the mess he makes — and even more importantly, what will she think about how Julián sees himself? Mesmerizing and full of heart...

Julian Is a Mermaid
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Julian Is a Mermaid


  • Author : Jessica Love
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-02
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1406386421


Julian Is a Mermaid Book Description :

A glimpse of three women dressed as mermaids leaves one boy filled with wonder and ready to dazzle the world. "Every choice Jessica Love makes imbues the story with charm, tenderness and humor" New York TImes Book Review While riding the subway home with his Nana one day, Julian notices three women spectacularly dressed up. Their hair billows in brilliant hues, their dresses end in fishtails, and their joy fills the train carriage. When Julian gets home, daydreaming of the magic he's seen, all he can think about is dressing up just like the ladies and making his own fabulous mermaid costume. But what will Nana think about the mess he makes - and even more importantly - what will she think about how Julian sees himself?...

Juli  n Is a Mermaid
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Juli n Is a Mermaid


  • Author : Jessica Love
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780763690458


Juli n Is a Mermaid Book Description :

In an exuberant picture book, a glimpse of costumed mermaids leaves one boy flooded with wonder and ready to dazzle the world. While riding the subway home from the pool with his abuela one day, Julián notices three women spectacularly dressed up. Their hair billows in brilliant hues, their dresses end in fishtails, and their joy fills the train car. When Julián gets home, daydreaming of the magic he's seen, all he can think about is dressing up just like the ladies in his own fabulous mermaid costume: a butter-yellow curtain for his tail, the fronds of a potted fern for his headdress. But what will Abuela think about the mess he makes -- and even more importantly, what will she think about how Julián sees himself? Mesmerizing and full of heart, J...

Hurricane Child
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

Hurricane Child


  • Author : Kacen Callender
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2018-03-27
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781338129328


Hurricane Child Book Description :

Prepare to be swept up by this exquisite novel that reminds us that grief and love can open the world in mystical ways....

Introducing Teddy
Score: 4
From 44 Ratings

Introducing Teddy


  • Author : Jessica Walton
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2016-05-31
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781681192116


Introducing Teddy Book Description :

Errol and his teddy, Thomas, are best friends who do everything together. Whether it's riding a bike, playing in the tree house, having a tea party, or all of the above, every day holds something fun to do. One sunny day, Errol finds that Thomas is sad, even when they are playing in their favorite ways. Errol can't figure out why, until Thomas finally tells Errol what the teddy has been afraid to say: "In my heart, I've always known that I'm a girl teddy, not a boy teddy. I wish my name was Tilly, not Thomas." And Errol says, "I don't care if you're a girl teddy or a boy teddy! What matters is that you are my friend."...

Phoenix Goes to School
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Phoenix Goes to School


  • Author : Michelle Finch
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-07-19
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781784509248


Phoenix Goes to School Book Description :

My Mommy tells me I'm perfect and to be brave. "You know who you are," she says, "Just be yourself and always listen to your heart." With those words of encouragement from her Mom, Phoenix is preparing for her first day of school. She is excited but scared of being bullied because of her gender identity and expression. Yet when she arrives at school she finds help and support from teachers and friends, and finds she is brave enough to talk to other kids about her gender! This is an empowering and brightly-illustrated children's book for children aged 3+ to help children engage with gender identity in a fun, uplifting way. It supports trans children who are worried about being bullied or misunderstood....

Jacob s New Dress
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Jacob s New Dress


  • Author : Sarah Hoffman
  • Publisher : Albert Whitman & Company
  • Release Date : 2014-03-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780807563748


Jacob s New Dress Book Description :

Jacob loves playing dress-up, when he can be anything he wants to be. Some kids at school say he can't wear "girl" clothes, but Jacob wants to wear a dress to school. Can he convince his parents to let him wear what he wants? This heartwarming story speaks to the unique challenges faced by boys who don't identify with traditional gender roles....

Mabel

Mabel


  • Author : Rowboat Watkins
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books LLC
  • Release Date : 2020-03-24
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452155692


Mabel Book Description :

A lovely and laugh-out-loud picture book from the award-winning author of Rude Cakes and Most Marshmallows. A silly read-aloud tale for kids about being yourself! Mabel isn't like the other mermaids. Lucky isn't like the other octopuses. But when they find each other, they discover that true friendship isn't about how you look, and that sometimes what we are searching for is right under our noses. The inimitable Rowboat Watkins is back with another humorous tale about being true to yourself. • A delightful, inspiring read-aloud book for toddlers that celebrates gender diversity and difference • Stylish, accessible art brings this story of being true to yourself to hilarious life. • Rowboat Watkins is a 2010 Sendak Fellow and Ezra Jack Keats hon...

Pink Is for Boys
Score: 3
From 3 Ratings

Pink Is for Boys


  • Author : Robb Pearlman
  • Publisher : Running Press Kids
  • Release Date : 2018-06-05
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780762462483


Pink Is for Boys Book Description :

An empowering and educational picture book that proves colors are for everyone, regardless of gender. Pink is for boys . . . and girls . . . and everyone! This timely and beautiful picture book rethinks and reframes the stereotypical blue/pink gender binary and empowers kids-and their grown-ups-to express themselves in every color of the rainbow. Featuring a diverse group of relatable characters, Pink Is for Boys invites and encourages girls and boys to enjoy what they love to do, whether it's racing cars and playing baseball, or loving unicorns and dressing up. Vibrant illustrations help children learn and identify the myriad colors that surround them every day, from the orange of a popsicle, to the green of a grassy field, all the way up to the won...

Neither
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

Neither


  • Author : Airlie Anderson
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2018-03-06
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316547680


Neither Book Description :

In this colorful and touching story that celebrates what makes each of us unique, a little creature that's not quite a bird and not quite a bunny--it's "neither"--searches for a place to fit in. In the Land of This and That, there are only two kinds: blue bunnies and yellow birds. But one day a funny green egg hatches, and a little creature that's not quite a bird and not quite a bunny pops out. It's neither! Neither tries hard to fit in, but its bird legs aren't good for jumping like the other bunnies, and its fluffy tail isn't good for flapping like the other birds. It sets out to find a new home and discovers a very different place, one with endless colors and shapes and creatures of all kinds. But when a blue bunny and a yellow bird with some hid...