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Best Picture Books 2018 by School Library Journal

Hi all!

Here are some suggestions for some great picture books!

A Parade of Elephants                         by Kevin Henkes
Drawn Together                                   by Minh Le
A Big Mooncake for Little Star           by Grace Lin
Julian is a Mermaid                             by Jessica Love
Alma and How She Got Her Name     by Juana Martinez-Neal
The Field                                              by Baptiste Paul
Me and My Fear                                  by Francesca Sanna
Blue                                                     by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
They Say Blue                                     by Jillian Tamaki
The Day You Begin                             by Jacqueline Woodson

We currently have these in the library. Check one out today!

~Miss Elena

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We have copies of all these titles, located in the Children's Playroom.

My favorite is Good Night Gorilla. What's yours?
~ Miss Elena


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