Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney
After learning of the impact her grandfather had on the world, Miss Rumphius is determined to travel the world to create an interesting life story of her own. When her grandfather challenges her to make the world more beautiful, she happens to enrich her life as well as the lives of those she encounters.
A Chair For My Mother by Vera B. Williams
A to Z Mysteries: The Empty Envelope by Ron Roy
A is for Activist by Innosanto Nagara
A is for Activist is an ABC board book written and illustrated for the next generation of progressives: families who want their kids to grow up in a space that is unapologetic about activism, environmental justice, civil rights, LGBTQ rights, and everything else that activists believe in and fight for. The alliteration, rhyming, and vibrant illustrations make the book exciting for children, while the issues it brings up resonate with their parents’ values of community, equality, and justice. This engaging little book carries huge messages as it inspires hope for the future, and calls children to action while teaching them a love for books–