Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed Business

Written by:¬†Lyla Lee Illustrated by:¬†Dung Ho For ages:¬†6-9 years Language:¬†English & some Korean Topics Covered:¬†Parent Loss, Korean-American Experience, New Experiences, Moving, Growing Up, Family, Social-Emotional Learning, Friendship, Single-Parent Families. Summary:¬† This is an adorable early chapter book that we are so excited to bring you on Korean-American Day! Min-jung Kim, who also goes by Mindy,…

Captain Starfish

Written by: Davina Bell Illustrated by: Allison Colpoys For Ages: 4-8 years Language: English Topics Covered: Social-Emotional Learning, Anxiety, Fear, Courage. Summary: ¬†This book is about a young boy named Alfie, who gets That Feeling when he has to do something new. ¬†Alfie gets That Feeling when he has to participate in running races, at…

Brave

Written by: Stacy McAnulty Illustrated by: Joanne Lew-Vriethoff For Ages: 5-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Courage, Social-Emotional Development, Self-Acceptance. Summary: This book emphasizes that bravery comes in all shapes and sizes, and in some situations that you might not expect! ¬†Like¬†Beautiful, this book will take a phrase like “a brave kid has super strength”…

Jabari Jumps

Written and¬†Illustrated by:¬†Gaia Cornwall For ages:¬†4-8 years Language:¬†English Topics Covered:¬†New Experiences, Courage, POC-Centric Narrative, African-American Family Summary:¬†Jabari has decided he’s ready to take that big leap-off the diving board! ¬†When Jabari arrives at the local pool with his dad and little sister he begins to prepare himself for his diving board debut, but allows all…