More Picture Books for Fall

Presented by: School Library Journal
Event Date & Time: Tuesday, September 29, 2020  | 2:00 - 3:00 PM ET / 11:00 - 12:00 AM PT

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With beautifully illustrated and touching stories of forging friendships across borders, lessons about compassion and self care, broadening emotional vocabulary in multiple languages, and learning to identify animals in the silliest of ways, this fall lineup of picture books will inspire, educate, and entertain your youngest readers. Join publishing insiders as they present a wide assortment of new picture book titles coming out this season!

THE DAY SAIDA ARRIVED "Filled with arresting and beautiful hand-painted illustrations … renders a poignant message about being the newcomer,” (School Library Journal), THE DAY SAIDA ARRIVED demonstrates the power of language to build bonds beyond borders as two girls forge a forever-friendship by learning each other’s language. 

WARM CLOTHES FOR BEAR Bear is all dressed up to play outside in the snow. His friends are there too. But they aren’t quite as prepared. Bear shares his warm clothes with his friends. But what about Bear? A heartwarming story about caring for others and caring for yourself. For cuddly bears ages 4 and up.

ABOUT FEELINGS In Feelings, the new book in the Canticos' Bilingual Firsts collection, kids learn a wide variety of
emotions in both Spanish and English. Feelings such as Happy / Feliz and Angry / Enojado will have kids making all kinds of faces as they are encouraged to show us how each of these emotions look.

ANIMALS BRAG ABOUT THEIR BOTTOMS features traditional Japanese art techniques depicting a wide range of cute, fuzzy, striped, and spotted animals bottoms. As each animal brags about their bottom, kids laugh and point as they try to name each animal species by looking at their behind.



Heidi Hill / Founder & Publisher / Blue Dot Kids Press

Carolina Schwarz / Marketing Consultant / Clavis Publishing

Sophia Espinoza / Encantos / Director of Curriculum and Learning Design

Megan Jones / Marketing Manager / Greystone Kids 


Joshua Beene / School Library Journal 

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