My Top Picture Book Picks for 2015

22718714 Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music

Boats for Papa by Jessixa Bagley

Drum Dream Girl by Margarita Engle, illustrated by Rafael Lopez

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Float by Daniel Miyares

Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise by Sean Taylor, illustrated by Jean Jullien

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I Don’t Like Koala by Sean Ferrell, illustrated by Charles Santoso

In a Village by the Sea by Muon Van, illustrated by April Chu

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It’s Only Stanley by Jon Agee

Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena, illustrated by Christian Robinson

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Lenny & Lucy by Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Erin E. Stead

Lillian’s Right to Vote by Jonah Winter, illustrated by Shane W. Evans

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The Little Gardener by Emily Hughes

Mama’s Nightingale: A Story of Immigration and Separation by Edwidge Danticat, illustrated by Leslie Staub

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The Moon Is Going to Addy’s House by Ida Pearle

The Night World by Mordicai Gerstein

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Out of the Woods: A True Story of an Unforgettable Event by Rebecca Bond

Pool by JiHyeon Lee

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The Princess and the Pony by Kate Beaton

Sidewalk Flowers by JoArno Lawson, illustrated by Sydney Smith

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The Skunk by Mac Barnett, illustrations by Patrick McDonnell

Sweep Up the Sun by Helen Frost and Rick Lieder

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The Tea Party in the Woods by Akiko Miyakoshi

The Tiger Who Would Be King by James Thurber, illustrated by Joohee Yoon

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Waiting by Kevin Henkes

Wolfie the Bunny by Ame Dyckman, illustrated by Zachariah OHora


Yard Sale by Eve Bunting, illustrated by Lauren Castillo