The Lion and the Bird is the kind of book that will endure time and bring hours of thought and conversation about friendship, diversity and seasons. Marianne Dubuc—and my pick for this year’s Caldecott.
I Want My Hat Back, Jon Klassen It is a deceptively formulaic search the bear takes on to find his hat. So used to the answer ‘no’, he misses the solution when it’s under his nose. The moral of the story—thievery is punishable!