New York Times: Notable Children’s Books of 2016

27kids-notable-master315The New York Times recently released its notable children’s books of 2016, a compilation of the best picture books, middle grade and young adult fiction as selected by the Times’ children’s books editor. Did your favorites for the year make the list?

Here are some of the picture books they chose this year:

DU IZ TAK? Written and illustrated by Carson Ellis.

FREEDOM OVER ME. Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to LifeWritten and illustrated by Ashley Bryan.

I AM PAN! Written and illustrated by Mordicai Gerstein.

THE JOURNEY. Written and illustrated by Francesca Sanna.

LEAVE ME ALONE! Written and illustrated by Vera Brosgol.

Check out the article for a full list of picture books and selections for older kids here.

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