** March Staff Picks **

By Caroline O'Connor | February 26 2021 | AdultsAllChildren'sGeneralGift

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Our Skin: A First Conversation About Race
978-0-593-38263-9
Based on the research that race, gender, consent, and body positivity should be discussed with toddlers on up, this read-aloud board book series offers adults the opportunity to begin important conversations with young children in an informed, safe, and supported way.
$8.99 US
Mar 16, 2021
6-3/4 x 7-1/2
Board Book
36 Pages
Rise x Penguin Workshop
Age 2-5 years
Up to Kindergarten

Sunday Funday in Koreatown
978-0-8234-4447-2
Yoomi and Daddy are going to Koreatown today! This story celebrates family, resilience, and Korean culture.
$18.99 US
Mar 16, 2021
8 x 10
Hardcover
40 Pages
Holiday House
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2

Bear Outside
978-0-8234-4613-1
Lots of people have inner strength, but one girl wears hers as a bear outside.
$18.99 US
Mar 02, 2021
8-1/2 x 11
Hardcover
32 Pages
Neal Porter Books
Age 4-8 years
Preschool - 3

Big Feelings
978-0-525-57974-8
The newest picture book from the creators of All Are Welcome to help children navigate BIG FEELINGS!
$18.99 US
Mar 02, 2021
10 x 10
Hardcover
42 Pages
Knopf Books for Young Readers
Age 4-8 years
Preschool - 3

Mornings with Monet
978-0-525-70817-9
A new picture book about the iconic artist Claude Monet, from the Caldecott-Award winning team that created The Noisy Paint Box.
$17.99 US
Mar 02, 2021
8-1/2 x 11
Hardcover
40 Pages
Knopf Books for Young Readers
Age 4-8 years
Preschool - 3

Meet the Matzah
978-0-593-11811-5
From the creator of Meet the Latkes comes the zaniest retelling of the Passover story starring an earnest matzah and his bready friends!
$17.99 US
Mar 02, 2021
9-1/2 x 10-1/2
Hardcover
36 Pages
Viking Books for Young Readers
Age 3-5 years
Up to Kindergarten

Find Out About: Saving Our Planet
978-0-593-30407-5
Help curious preschoolers find out more about going green with this fun lift-the-flap book.
$9.99 US
Mar 02, 2021
8-1/4 x 8-1/4
Board Book
18 Pages
Rodale Kids
Age 0-3 years
Up to Preschool

The Pronoun Lowdown
Demystifying and Celebrating Gender Diversity
978-1-925811-80-3
Dismantle the messy myth of gender, with this a colorful, approachable, and irreverent-AF book.
$14.95 US
Mar 02, 2021
6 x 6-2/3
Hardcover
96 Pages
Smith Street Books
Age

Poems to Night
978-1-78227-553-4
A collection of haunting, mystical poems of the night by the great Rainer Maria Rilke - most of which have never before been translated into English
$18.00 US
Mar 02, 2021
4-11/16 x 6-1/2
Paperback
96 Pages
Pushkin Collection
Age

House to Home
Designing Your Space for the Way You Live
978-1-61180-836-0
A modern guide to home improvement that will help you create a dynamic, comfortable space that supports your life and the way you want to live.
$16.95 US
Mar 02, 2021
5 x 8
Hardcover
160 Pages
Roost Books
Age

The Home Edit Workbook
Prompts, Activities, and Gold Stars to Help You Contain the Chaos
978-0-593-13982-0
The New York Times bestselling authors of The Home Edit and stars of the Netflix series Get Organized with The Home Edit present 52 home-editing challenges and activities to get you motivated and organizing every room of your house.
$19.99 US
Mar 02, 2021
7 x 9
Paperback
144 Pages
Clarkson Potter
Age

Get Outside
A Journal for Refreshing Your Spirit in Nature
978-0-525-65407-0
For nature lovers seeking a greater appreciation of God's creation comes a guided journal featuring inspirational quotes, thoughtful journaling prompts, and valuable information to enhance every outdoor adventure.
$15.00 US
Mar 02, 2021
5 x 7
Stationery & Accessories
224 Pages
Ink & Willow
Age

I Love Lucy: The Joys of Friendship
978-0-7893-3976-8
I Love Lucy's Lucy and Ethel are TV's original BFFs. This celebration of their friendship is the perfect way to share the laughter, joy, and love of best girlfriends.
$19.95 US
Mar 30, 2021
7 x 7
Hardcover
128 Pages
Universe
Age

Good God, Lemon!
The Unofficial Fan's Guide to 30 Rock
978-1-925811-73-5
Go behind the scenes of the laugh-out-loud sitcom that took us viewers behind the scenes: TV's 30 Rock.
$14.95 US
Mar 02, 2021
6-2/7 x 7-2/7
Hardcover
96 Pages
Smith Street Books
Age

Feelings
A Story in Seasons
978-0-593-12975-3
A gorgeous visual journey through one young woman's year of emotions--from the saturated highs of early summer to the grey isolation of late winter.
$21.99 US
Mar 02, 2021
6-1/2 x 8-1/2
Hardcover
144 Pages
Random House
Age

A Year at Clove Brook Farm
Gardening, Tending Flocks, Keeping Bees, Collecting Antiques, and Entertaining Friends
978-0-8478-6974-9
Welcome to a year of sustainable living with renowned ceramicist Christopher Spitzmiller, with advice and inspiration for seasonal entertaining, gardening, tending heritage chickens, and more.
$45.00 US
Mar 09, 2021
8-1/2 x 11
Hardcover
240 Pages
Rizzoli
Age

Eat Cool
Good Food for Hot Days: 100 Easy, Satisfying, and Refreshing Recipes that Won't Heat Up Your Kitchen
978-0-8478-6994-7
A stylish and modern guide to eating well while beating the heat, Eat Cool gives readers easy recipes and smart tips for delicious and satisfying meals that won't chain the cook to the stove on a hot day.
$39.95 US
Mar 02, 2021
8 x 10
Hardcover
240 Pages
Rizzoli
Age

The No-Cook Cookbook
DK
978-0-7440-2646-7
If you can't stand the heat, get into the kitchen!
$16.99 US
Mar 02, 2021
8-1/2 x 10-7/8
Hardcover
128 Pages
DK Children
Age 7-9 years
Grades 2-4

The Gift of Self-Love
A Workbook to Help You Build Confidence, Recognize Your Worth, and Learn to Finally Love Yourself
978-1-950968-27-5
If you are struggling to feel comfortable in your own body, then this inspiring and interactive self-love workbook is for you.
$19.95 US
Mar 23, 2021
7-7/16 x 9
Paperback
192 Pages
Blue Star Press
Age

Dear Black Girl
Letters From Your Sisters on Stepping Into Your Power
978-1-5230-9229-1
"Dear Black Girl is the empowering, affirming love letter our girls need in order to thrive in a world that does not always protect, nurture, or celebrate us. This collection of Black women's voices... is a must-read, not only for Black girls, but for everyone who cares about Black girls, and for Black women whose inner-Black girl could use some healing." - Tarana Burke, Founder of the 'Me Too' Movement
$16.95 US
Mar 09, 2021
6 x 9
Paperback
192 Pages
Berrett-Koehler Publishers
Age

Carrie, Miranda, Charlotte & Samantha
SATC: 500 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle
978-1-922417-23-7
Celebrate your favourite New Yorkers - alongside the fashion, cocktails, and sassy attitude - with this fabulously illustrated 500-piece jigsaw puzzle.
$14.95 US
Mar 09, 2021
8-1/2 x 11-1/2
Other Formats
Pages
Smith Street Gift
Age

Food Between Friends
A Cookbook
978-0-593-13653-9
In best-friend duo Jesse and Julie's debut cookbook, they pay homage to their hometowns as they whip up wholesome California food with rich Southern and Southwestern twists.
$32.00 US
Mar 09, 2021
8 x 10
Hardcover
272 Pages
Clarkson Potter
Age

The National Trust Book of Baking
978-1-911657-28-6
A baker's bible from a multi-award-winning and highly respected food writer
$25.00 US
Mar 23, 2021
7-1/2 x 9-3/4
Hardcover
272 Pages
National Trust
Age

Mister Jiu's in Chinatown
Recipes and Stories from the Birthplace of Chinese American Food [A Cookbook]
978-1-9848-5650-0
The acclaimed chef behind the Michelin-starred Mister Jiu's in San Francisco's Chinatown shares stories of the past, present, and future of Chinese cooking in America through 90 mouthwatering recipes.
$40.00 US
Mar 09, 2021
8 x 10
Hardcover
304 Pages
Ten Speed Press
Age

Astronaut Training
978-1-63592-288-2
When Astrid's first space mission goes disastrously wrong, she realizes she needs a bit more training than she thought!
$17.99 US
Mar 16, 2021
8-1/2 x 11
Hardcover
32 Pages
Boyds Mills Press
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2

The Tree in Me
978-0-593-11259-5
A stunning and sensitive portrait of the strength within each of us and the nourishment we receive from the natural world, by the New York Times bestselling creator of the acclaimed My Heart and The Book of Mistakes
$17.99 US
Mar 16, 2021
7 x 11
Hardcover
56 Pages
Dial Books
Age 4-8 years
Preschool - 3

Fragile World
978-0-593-18370-0
From the internationally bestselling artist Kerby Rosanes, a completely novel concept featuring 56 endangered, vulnerable, and threatened animals and landscapes, a showcase of some of the most incredible animals that are disappearing from around the globe
$15.00 US
Mar 16, 2021
10 x 10
Paperback
96 Pages
Plume
Age

Mindfulness
Relax, De-Stress, and Focus Your Mind for a Healthier, Happier You
978-1-61564-986-0
Understand yourself and cultivate inner peace by living in the moment with mindulness practices.
$21.99 US
Mar 16, 2021
7-11/16 x 9-3/16
Paperback
336 Pages
Alpha
Age

Sheet Pan Everything
Deliciously Simple One-Pan Recipes
978-0-525-61051-9
NATIONAL BESTSELLER The simplest way to get a no-fuss delicious dinner on the table? The sheet pan!
$25.00 US
Mar 16, 2021
7-1/2 x 10
Hardcover
216 Pages
Appetite by Random House
Age

The New York Times Cooking No-Recipe Recipes
[A Cookbook]
978-1-9848-5847-4
The debut cookbook from the popular New York Times website and mobile app NYT Cooking, featuring 100 vividly photographed No-Recipe Recipes to make weeknight pantry cooking more inspired and delicious.
$28.00 US
Mar 16, 2021
6-1/2 x 9
Paperback
256 Pages
Ten Speed Press
Age

Rodney Scott's World of BBQ
Every Day Is a Good Day: A Cookbook
978-1-9848-2693-0
In the first cookbook by a Black pitmaster, James Beard Award-winning chef Rodney Scott celebrates an incredible culinary legacy through his life story, family traditions, and unmatched dedication to his craft.
$29.99 US
Mar 16, 2021
8 x 10
Hardcover
224 Pages
Clarkson Potter
Age

hot for food all day
easy recipes to level up your vegan meals [A Cookbook]
978-1-9848-5752-1
More than 100 utterly simple, crazy-delicious vegan recipes that satisfy cravings all day, everyday, from YouTube guru and bestselling author of Vegan Comfort Classics Lauren Toyota.
$23.99 US
Mar 16, 2021
7-1/2 x 10
Paperback
256 Pages
Ten Speed Press
Age

Anyone Can Cook
978-3-7913-8751-2
The experts behind the popular cooking platform show new cooks how to get comfortable and be successful in their own kitchens.
$30.00 US
Mar 16, 2021
7-1/2 x 9-1/2
Hardcover
320 Pages
Prestel
Age

The Food of Oaxaca
Recipes and Stories from Mexico's Culinary Capital
978-0-525-65730-9
A groundbreaking cookbook celebrating the distinctive cuisine and culture of Oaxaca, from one of Mexico's most revered chefs. With a foreword by Enrique Olvera.
$35.00 US
Mar 16, 2021
7 x 9
Hardcover
256 Pages
Knopf
Age

The Twisted Soul Cookbook
Modern Soul Food with Global Flavors
978-0-8478-6969-5
Invigorating authentic Southern soul cooking with new inspiration, acclaimed chef Deborah VanTrece elevates classic comfort food into unique, surprising dishes worth celebrating.
$35.00 US
Mar 16, 2021
8 x 10
Hardcover
208 Pages
Rizzoli
Age

Great Rivers of the World
978-3-7913-7470-3
Spend hours navigating the world's great rivers in this vibrant, fact-filled book for kids that blends geography, history, and culture.
$19.95 US
Mar 23, 2021
11 x 14-1/4
Hardcover
40 Pages
Prestel Junior
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7