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Thank you, Omu!

A 2019 Caldecott Honor Book
Winner of the 2019 Coretta Scott King
John Steptoe New Talent Illustrator Award
A 2019 Ezra Jack Keats Book Award Winner
A NYT Notable Children's Book of 2018
A Publishers' Weekly Best Book of 2018
A Bank Street Best Children's Book of 2018
A Boston Globe Best Children's Book of 2018
A School Library Journal Best Book of 2018
A NYT Book Review Editors' Choice Staff Pick
A Chicago Public Library Best Book of 2018
2019 E.B. White Read-Aloud Award Finalist
Jumpstart Read for the Record Selection 2019

"A memorable tale of community"
School Library Journal, starred review

"Delectable."
Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"…a feast for the eyes."
Publishers Weekly, starred review

Little, Brown / IndieBound / Amazon

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SAturday

Selected for Publishers Weekly Most
Anticipated Children's Books of Fall 2019
A Fall 2019 Kids' Indie Next List Selection


"Special and splendid."
Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"Mora’s gorgeous cut-paper and collage illustrations depict a colorful, bustling city. Bits of patterned paper and “old book clippings” underscore the author’s love of storytelling."
The Horn Book, starred review

"The family handles the stress of dashed expectations in a way that acknowledges disappointment while conveying the buoyancy of resilience and the joy of their bond."
Publishers Weekly, starred review

"The simple yet heartfelt story tugs at the emotions, but it’s the paper collage artwork that really packs a punch."
Booklist, starred review

Little, Brown / IndieBound / Amazon

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THe oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned To REad

Author: Rita Lorraine Hubbard

Illustrator: Oge Mora

Publisher: Schwartz & Wade (Penguin Random House)

Publication Date: Spring 2020

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Everybody in the Red Brick Building

Author: Anne Wynter

Illustrator: Oge Mora

Publisher: Balzer + Bray (HarperCollins Children's)

Publication Date: Winter 2021