Penguins Love Colors: Styled By Books

Styled By Books gets invaded by babies today, featuring the fun picture book Penguins Love Colors by Sarah Aspinall. This one came out a few years ago, but I was inspired to bust it out when the twins & I both wore rainbow outfits for my oldest niece's birthday earlier this summer! My dress is... Continue Reading →

Jane Yolen: “Crow Not Crow” Guest Post

Today, children's author Jane Yolen stops by with a guest post about her newest picture book, Crow Not Crow. CROW NOT CROW is a family story, sort of. Adam Stemple is my middle child. He invented the Crow Not Crow method of birding to teach his city wife how to identify birds. And the illustrator Elizabeth Dulemba, while not an actual relative of the... Continue Reading →

Doctor Who + Roger Hargreaves Series

If time feels a little wibbly-wobbly this morning, that's because the TARDIS has landed here at Novel Novice -- with a batch of four new, adorable books featuring Doctor Who, and inspired by the beloved Mister Men and Little Miss books by Roger Hargreaves. This new series of Doctor Who books, written and illustrated by... Continue Reading →

NubeOcho Picture Book Spotlight & Giveaway

Today, we're delighted to be featuring a series of wonderful new picture books that celebrate diversity. Launched in Spain five years ago, NubeOcho began distributing their books in the U.S. earlier this year, and today we're spotlighting two of their most recent titles. Each NubeOcho book focuses on promoting and celebrating respect towards all types... Continue Reading →

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