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Andrea Davis Pinkney pays tribute to Ezra Jack Keats and his classic The Snowy Day with A Poem for Peter (Viking, $18.99), illustrated by Lou Fancher and Steve Johnson.

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By Andrea Davis Pinkney, Steve Johnson (Illustrator), Lou Fancher (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780425287682
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - November 1st, 2016

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Revisit Tomi Ungerer’s most beloved stories, including The Three Robbers, with Tomi Ungerer: A Treasury of 8 Books (Phaidon, $49.95)? This stunning collector’s edition includes bonus features such as previously unpublished material and an exclusive interview with the master himself. 

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ISBN: 9780714872858
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Phaidon Press - October 24th, 2016

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Book lovers big and small, meanwhile, will adore the collaboration of author/illustrator Oliver Jeffers with typographic artist Sam Winston that gave birth to A Child of Books (Candlewick, $17.99), a little girl who climbs up mountains and sleeps on clouds made of blocks of quotations from classic children’s novels as she gives a new friend a tour of the myriad worlds to be discovered through reading.

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By Oliver Jeffers, Sam Winston, Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator), Sam Winston (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780763690779
Availability: Not On Our Shelves—Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick - September 6th, 2016