is a delightfully rhythmic story of colors. Great illustrations and definitions in the back make this a fantastic choice for storytime.
The Ugly Dumpling written by Stephanie Campisi
and illustrated by Shahar Kober
tells the story an ugly dumpling who doesn’t get eaten and just can’t figure out why. Enter the cockroach and the story turns toward acceptance and friendship.
Last, and certainly not least, is Malala’s Magic Pencil. Malala Yousafzai has written a picture book about her childhood. Every night she wished for a magic pencil.. a magic pencil that didn’t arrive. Malala soon learned that using her voice was just as powerful as a magic pencil.