November 22, 2017

The Advocate's Toolbox

Caillou, Josephine Baker, and Music Galore | Multimedia Reviews

Reviews of DVDs and audiobook for kids of every age, plus a roundup of children’s music

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Visionaries: Picture Book Bios on Baker, Jefferson, and More | JLG’s Booktalks to Go

A dancer who broke the race barrier. A social outcast who became renowned potter. A pastor who found homes for orphaned boys and made them famous. A man who couldn’t resist collecting books. They faced insurmountable obstacles and their legacy lives on today. The following biographies, selected by the editors at Junior Library Guild, will inspire kids to follow their dreams.