Trombone Shorty

Some people are born to perform. Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews is one of those people, and he explains all about it in his 2015...

Make a Change

Readers are smack dab in the middle of the age of multiculturalism. That includes diverse picture books that offer a closer look into the...

The Watcher: Inspired by Psalm 121

Lovely. That's the word for author Nikki Grimes' beautifully-illustrated new picture book called The Watcher. In the book, a wide-eyed pre-teen named Jordan is on...

What Does the Sky Say?

Some books are a MUST-HAVE for your family library, and What Does the Sky Say? by Nancy White Carlstrom is one of them. In...

A Time to Act: John F. Kennedy’s Big Speech

History is getting better and better. Not because it’s changing drastically, but because the way it is being told to readers is changing. More...