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Gift Guide--Books for Babies/toddlers

New board books for babies and toddlers!

Together By Mona Damluji, Innosanto Nagara (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mona Damluji, Innosanto Nagara (Illustrator)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781644210840
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Published: Triangle Square - October 5th, 2021

A breathtakingly simple poem of universal experience shows us the transformative power of collective action.

"Together offers a vision of the world we want for our children, one in which all living things flourish, our communities thrive, and justice prevails.” --Ibram X. Kendi, author of Antiracist Baby


Here and Now Padded Board Book By Julia Denos, E. B. Goodale (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Julia Denos, E. B. Goodale (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780358452096
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Published: Clarion Books - April 13th, 2021

From the team behind Ezra Jack Keats Honor winner Windows comes Here and Now. At turns wise and playful, this accessible, beautifully illustrated read soothes like a modern Goodnight Moon. Now in a padded board book format!

Here and now . . .

You may be reading a book.


We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga By Traci Sorell, Frane Lessac (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Traci Sorell, Frane Lessac (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781623542993
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Published: Charlesbridge - September 7th, 2021

Now a board book! The Cherokee community is grateful for blessings and challenges that each season brings. This is modern Native American life as told by an enrolled citizen of the Cherokee Nation.


Baby Young, Gifted, and Black: With a Mirror! By Jamia Wilson, Andrea Pippins (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jamia Wilson, Andrea Pippins (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780711261419
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - January 26th, 2021

"There are so many things I am and can be... There's a whole world waiting for me." 

Introduce your baby to Black excellence with this lyrical board-book edition of Young, Gifted and Black.


My Heart Beats By Rina Singh Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9781459825680
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Published: Orca Book Publishers - April 13th, 2021

A beautiful photographic board book featuring babies from all over the world and the sounds their hearts make as they beat with love.


The Life Of/La Vida de Jean-Michel Basquiat By Patty Rodriguez, Ariana Stein, Citlali Reyes (Illustrator) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781947971721
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Published: Lil' Libros - August 24th, 2021

Introduce your little ones to the famous graffiti artist, Jean-Michel Basquiat, in both English and Spanish.


Little Astrology Catrinas: A Bilingual Book about Zodiac Signs By Mariana Galvez, Mariana Galvez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mariana Galvez, Mariana Galvez (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781948066020
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Published: Lil' Libros - September 21st, 2021

Introduce little ones to the Zodiac signs through Day of the Dead icons, such as La Catrina, in both English and Spanish

Bring new life into the Zodiac by teaching your little ones about themselves and the iconic and vibrant Day of the Dead symbol, La Catrina.


Sonrisas for Baby: A Little Book of Smiles By Jen Arena, Blanca Gomez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jen Arena, Blanca Gomez (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316537957
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Published: LB Kids - December 1st, 2020

This sweet English/Spanish bilingual board book proves that smiles can brighten any day. Everyone has smiles for baby -- from un amigo to la familia to la rana and un pez, in this charming board book that gently infuses easy Spanish vocabulary into the text. The spare and simple Spanish is accessible for both bilingual parents and those who wish to


Curls By Ruth Forman, Geneva Bowers (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ruth Forman, Geneva Bowers (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781534446311
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Published: Little Simon - December 22nd, 2020

A joyfully poetic board book that delivers an ode to African American girls and the beauty of their curls.

Me
Morning


Mirror Smile

Shine big
hair love


This simple, playful, and beautiful board book stars four friends who celebrate the joy of their hairstyles from bouncing curls to swinging braids.


Glow By Ruth Forman, Geneva Bowers (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ruth Forman, Geneva Bowers (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781534446335
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Published: Little Simon - May 4th, 2021

A joyfully poetic board book that delivers an ode to the beautiful light of African American boys.

I shine night too
smooth brown
glow skin

This simple, playful, and elegant board book stars a young boy who joyfully celebrates his dark skin with a bright moon at the end of a perfect day.


Love in the Wild Board Book By Katy Tanis, Katy Tanis (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Katy Tanis, Katy Tanis (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780735368002
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Published: Mudpuppy - January 26th, 2021

Love is love wherever it's found.

This fun and inclusive book celebrates all forms of love found within the animal kingdom.

The Love in the Wild board book from Mudpuppy features sweet rhyming text and colorful artwork to highlight the many different types of love that can be found in the animal kingdom.

This colorful celebration of love is


The Color Monster: A Story About Emotions By Anna Llenas Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316450058
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Published: LB Kids - June 29th, 2021

Unpack feelings with color in this international bestseller that helps young readers identify emotions and feel more in control.
 One day, Color Monster wakes up feeling very confused. His emotions are all over the place; he feels angry, happy, calm, sad, and scared all at once! To help him, a little girl shows him what each feeling means through color.


Count to LOVE! (A Bright Brown Baby Board Book) By Andrea Pinkney, Brian Pinkney (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Andrea Pinkney, Brian Pinkney (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781338672398
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Published: Cartwheel Books - October 5th, 2021

Cuddle up with your little one and get ready to count to L-O-V-E, in this precious board book from New York Times bestselling and award-winning duo Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney!

Count to love on fingers and toes.

1-2-3-4, touch your nose!

Snuggle up with your little one to celebrate sweet baby love!


M Is for Melanin: A Celebration of the Black Child By Tiffany Rose Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781499812053
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Published: little bee books - September 28th, 2021

"Contagiously upbeat, joyful, and positive . . .


Our Skin: A First Conversation About Race (First Conversations) By Megan Madison, Jessica Ralli, Isabel Roxas (Illustrator) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593382639
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Published: Rise x Penguin Workshop - March 16th, 2021

Based on the research that race, gender, consent, and body positivity should be discussed with toddlers on up, this read-aloud board book series offers adults the opportunity to begin important conversations with young children in an informed, safe, and supported way.


Being You: A First Conversation About Gender (First Conversations) By Megan Madison, Jessica Ralli, Anne/Andy Passchier (Illustrator) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593382646
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Published: Rise x Penguin Workshop - August 17th, 2021

Based on the research that race, gender, consent, and body positivity should be discussed with toddlers on up, this read-aloud board book series offers adults the opportunity to begin important conversations with young children in an informed, safe, and supported way.


El último malvavisco / The Last Marshmallow (Storytelling Math) By Grace Lin, Grace Lin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Grace Lin, Grace Lin (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781623542269
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Published: Charlesbridge - January 4th, 2022

Now in Spanish bilingual editions--Caldecott Honor winner Grace Lin celebrates math for every kid in this board book series.

After playing in the snow, Olivia and Mei are ready for cocoa. There's one marshmallow for Olivia and one marshmallow for Mei. But what will they do with the third marshmallow? How can two friends share three things fairly?


Families Can By Dan Saks, Brooke Smart (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Dan Saks, Brooke Smart (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593223659
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Published: Rise x Penguin Workshop - April 6th, 2021

A rhyming, light-hearted celebration of the wonderful differences that make each family unique.

A family can be
Any kind of number
Maybe there's one parent
Strong like thunder


These Hands By Hope Lynne Price, Bryan Collier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Hope Lynne Price, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781368050319
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 20th, 2020

These hands create. These hands can build. These hands can reach. Can stretch. Can teach.
Begging to be read aloud, this engaging, poetic board book is a wonderful tribute to the grace and power of hands, and is the perfect fit for our littlest readers.


Before We Eat By Pat Brisson, Mary Azarian (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Pat Brisson, Mary Azarian (Illustrator)
$7.99
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ISBN: 9780884488330
Published: Tilbury House Publishers - May 5th, 2020

Milk doesn’t just appear in the refrigerator, nor do apples grow in the bowl on the kitchen counter. Before we eat, many people work very hard—planting grain, catching fish, tending animals, filling crates, and stocking shelves.


I Am!: Affirmations for Resilience By Bela Barbosa, Edel Rodriguez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bela Barbosa, Edel Rodriguez (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593222799
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Published: Rise x Penguin Workshop - October 6th, 2020

A stunningly illustrated guide to simple affirmations for young children, building self-esteem and confidence.

When you are feeling scared of something new,
Stand tall,
Put your hands on your hips,
and say:

I Am Brave!


Up to My Knees! (Storytelling Math) By Grace Lin, Grace Lin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Grace Lin, Grace Lin (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781623541231
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Published: Charlesbridge - October 13th, 2020

Caldecott Honor winner Grace Lin celebrates math for every kid, everywhere!

Mei explores measurement as she plants a sunflower seed and watches it grow. The plant starts off as tall as her toe, but soon it's up to her knees, then her waist, then her shoulders. How tall will it get?


Prince & Knight By Daniel Haack, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Daniel Haack, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781499810950
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Published: little bee books - April 28th, 2020

"Victorious . . .


Antiracist Baby Board Book By Ibram X. Kendi, Ashley Lukashevsky (Illustrator) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593110416
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Published: Kokila - June 16th, 2020

A #1 New York Times Bestseller!

From the National Book Award-winning author of Stamped from the Beginning and How to Be an Antiracist comes a fresh new board book that empowers parents and children to uproot racism in our society and in ourselves.