Picture Book

Okapi Tale

This story about an okapi-talist whose pursuit of profit ravages a community--and the noodle-loving animals who come together to stop him--feels appropriate for October 2020. Packed with puns, delicious food, cute creatures, and heart. Kids and adults alike should give it a read.

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By Jacob Kramer, K-Fai Steele (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781592703043
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Enchanted Lion Books - October 6th, 2020

The Blue House

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$17.99
ISBN: 9781984893369
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - August 11th, 2020

What makes a home? In this beautiful picture book, Wahl explores the emotional arc of moving. But her story goes beyond the simple act of packing and leaving: the child and their father are pushed out of their home due to gentrification, and their family is just the two of them. Though a subject many authors have dealt with, The Blue House is a creative, alternative way of looking at moving. Warm, welcoming, and lovely!

Marika


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