2022 New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children’s Books

Bedtime for Bo By Kjersti Annesdatter Skomsvold, Mari Kanstad Johnsen (Illustrator), Kari Dickson (Translator) Cover Image
$17.96
ISBN: 9781592703746
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - August 9th, 2022

A New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Book of 2022 Stretch like a giraffe and snuggle like a meerkat with Bo and Mommy as they get ready for bed



Farmhouse By Sophie Blackall Cover Image
$17.09
ISBN: 9780316528948
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 13th, 2022

Two-time Caldecott Medalist Sophie Blackall invites readers to peek through windows that shine like real glass on this lavish book’s cover, and explore the dollhouse-like world of a beloved farmhouse where twelve children were born and raised.

Over a hill, at the end of a road, by a glittering stream that twists and turns stands a farmhouse.

Step ins


The New Rooster By Rilla Alexander, Rilla Alexander (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rilla Alexander, Rilla Alexander (Illustrator)
$17.09
ISBN: 9781534493452
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 12th, 2022

A New York Times and New York Public Library Best Illustrated Book of the Year!

Rooster has come a long way for his new job in a new country, but finds he has trouble communicating with the locals in this special and boldly illustrated picture book.

Rooster is nervous to start his brand-new job in a brand-new country, but most of all he’s excited.


Night Lunch By Eric Fan, Dena Seiferling (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Eric Fan, Dena Seiferling (Illustrator)
$17.09
ISBN: 9780735270572
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Published: Tundra Books - September 27th, 2022

A delectable picture book about midnight snacks, nocturnal creatures and unexpected generosity, inspired by lunch carts that were the predecessors of today’s food trucks and diners. For fans of The Night Gardener.


Still This Love Goes on By Buffy Sainte-Marie, Julie Flett (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Buffy Sainte-Marie, Julie Flett (Illustrator)
$17.06
ISBN: 9781771648073
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Published: Greystone Kids - September 27th, 2022

A New York Times / New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Book of 2022

NAMED A BEST PICTURE BOOK OF THE YEAR: Kirkus Reviews, Globe and Mail, and Chicago Public Library


Telling Stories Wrong By Gianni Rodari, Beatrice Alemagna (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gianni Rodari, Beatrice Alemagna (Illustrator)
$16.16
ISBN: 9781592703609
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - June 21st, 2022

A New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Book of 2022 Everyone knows how "Little Red Riding Hood" goes. But Grandpa keeps getting the story all wrong, with hilarious results


The Upside Down Hat By Stephen Barr, Gracey Zhang (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Stephen Barr, Gracey Zhang (Illustrator)
$16.19
ISBN: 9781452182025
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 22nd, 2022

New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2022

The Little Prince meets Journey in this gorgeous, reassuring picture book fable about loss, perseverance, and finding what matters most.

What happens to a boy who has nothing but a hat?


Where Butterflies Fill the Sky: A Story of Immigration, Family, and Finding Home By Zahra Marwan Cover Image
$17.09
ISBN: 9781547606511
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - March 29th, 2022

A New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Book
One of NPR's Best Books of 2022
Chicago Public Library’s Best of the Best Informational Books for Younger Readers of 2022
A School Library Journal Best Book of 2022
The Society of Illustrators’ Dilys Evans Founders Award Winner 2022


The Writer By Davide Cali, Monica Barengo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Davide Cali, Monica Barengo (Illustrator)
$16.19
ISBN: 9780802855855
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Published: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers - March 15th, 2022

The New York Times New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Books Award (2022)


Yellow Dog Blues By Alice Faye Duncan, Chris Raschka (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alice Faye Duncan, Chris Raschka (Illustrator)
$17.09
ISBN: 9780802855534
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Published: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

The New York Times New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Books Award (2022)

A lyrical road trip through the Mississippi Delta, exploring the landmarks that shaped one of America's most beloved musical traditions.