She Heard the Birds: The Story of Florence Merriam Bailey
Written by Andrea D’Aquino | Princeton Architectural Press | October 12, 2021 | 9781648960505 | Reinforced | $18.95
In a primarily blue, green and yellow color pallet, Andrea D’Aquino’s collage-style art brings the story of pioneering birder and activist Florence Merriam Bailey to life. After a summer spent camping, young Florence learns to simply be still and quiet and hears the different calls of the birds around her. Her love for birds spurs her to rally her classmates to bring awareness to the cruelty of killing birds to make fancy feather-plumed hats, which was all the rage at the time. Read more.
Being Mindful Like Grandpa
Sheri Mabry and Illustrated by Ilaria Urbinati | Albert Whitman & Company | September 15, 2021 | 9780807506141 | Reinforced | $16.99
Being Mindful Like Grandpa, a delightfully calming story on how to use actual mindfulness techniques, like deep breathing, or taking a walk in nature, to show kids just how to take back a little bit of control in our fast and seemingly ever changing world. Read More