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Celebrate Black History Month

Discover poetic picture books, colorful biographies, and more fun titles to help readers celebrate Black History Month!
Let Er Buck

Let 'Er Buck

"[E]nthralling."
starred, Booklist

"A champion indeed."
starred, Kirkus Reviews

"[A] triumphant tale."
starred, Publishers Weekly

"A terrific read-aloud and conversation starter for older elementary students."
starred, School Library Journal

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Girl Like Me

A Girl Like Me


"[A] celebration of individuality, guts, and sisterhood."
Publishers Weekly
 

 "An excellent addition for all collections."
School Library Journal

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vast wonder

The Vast Wonder of the World

"A must-purchase picture book biography of a figure sure to inspire awe and admiration among readers."
starred, School Library Journal

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Seeing into Tomorrow

Seeing Into Tomorrow

"A must for all children's collections."
starredSchool Library Journal
 

"[A] loving, welcoming introduction to one of the most important American writers of the 20th century."
starred, Kirkus Reviews

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Browse Diverse Books on Edelweiss 


Looking to diversify your collection? Check out our markup on Edelweiss (no login required) of titles that contribute to the conversation in one or more of these categories: #ownvoices, race/ethnicity, social justice, immigration/refugees, LGBTQIA+, feminism, mental health, physical disability/ illness, and #metoo.

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If We Were Gone

Get the Digital ARC of the Month: If We Were Gone


Download an advanced reader's copy of one of our anticipated spring picture books! 

Water, air, sunlight, plants . . . we need these elements to live in this world. But does the world need us? If We Were Gone is a thought-provoking picture book that explores how nature would reclaim the Earth if humans were gone and inspires readers to care for our planet.

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Educator Night Special Offer for Booksellers


Order a minimum of ten assorted books and mention the code "FiveLess" to receive plus 5 points. Call Lerner customer service at 800-328-4929 to place your order.

Browse eligible titles in our new Spring 2020 paperback catalog!

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Paperback catalog