Surf's up by Kwame Alexander.

Surf's up / Newbery Medalist, Kwame Alexander ; illustrated by Daniel Miyares.

(Two Lions) The Reader: Amy Hest, Lauren Castillo: A new reader trudges through deep snow with a mysterious suitcase in tow. He has something important to share with his faithful companion, who bolts ahead to wait at the top of a tall hill.

Reading Makes You Feel Good by Todd Parr. great picture book for the beginning of the year.

Reading, Word Reading, Reading Books

A little girl sails her raft “across a sea of words”… and so begins this unique mixed media collaboration between celebrated picture book artist Oliver Jeffers and typographic artist Sam Winston. A Child of Books is “a gorgeous, innovative musing on.