March 22, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Best Books 2014: Picture Books

My Grandfather’s Coat
Jim Aylesworth, retel. illus. by illus. by Barbara McClintock. Scholastic.
My Bus
Byron Barton. HarperCollins/Greenwillow.
Brother Hugo and the Bear
Katy Beebe. illus. by illus. by S.D. Schindler. Eerdmans.
The Baby Tree
Sophie Blackall. Penguin/Nancy Paulsen Bks.
What If…?
Anthony Browne. Candlewick.
Big Bug
Henry Cole. S. & S./Little Simon.
Raúl Colón. Paula Wiseman Bks.
Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas
Lynne Cox. illus. by illus. by Brian Floca. Random/Schwartz & Wade Bks.
Elys Dolan. Candlewick.
The Farmer and the Clown
Marla Frazee. S. & S./Beach Lane.
Any Questions?
Marie-Louise Gay. House of Anansi/Groundwood.
Once upon an Alphabet
Oliver Jeffers. Philomel.
The Iridescence of Birds: A Book About Henri Matisse
Patricia MacLachlan. illus. by illus. by Hadley Hooper. Roaring Brook/Neal Porter Bks.
Viva Frida
Yuyi Morales. illus. by illus. by photos by Tim O’Meara. Roaring Brook/Neal Porter Bks.
Hunters of the Great Forest
Dennis Nolan. Roaring Brook/Neal Porter Bks.
Three Bears in a Boat
David Soman. Dial.
Rules of Summer
Shaun Tan. Scholastic/Arthur A. Levine Bks.