Subject: Friendship

Your Pal Mo Willems Presents Sam, The Most Scaredy-Cat In The Whole World by Mo Willems

A TERRIFICALLY TERRIFYING TALE!
Sam is afraid of anything and everything-except for his friend Leonardo, the terrible monster.
Kerry is afraid of everything and anything-except for her friend Frankenthaler, the other monster.
One day, the two scaredy-cat kids make a particularly scary discovery: each other!
AAH! EEK!
Something has to be done. Something BIG. But what?


Genre: Juvenile works, Picture Books
Subjects: Fear, Friendship, Monsters

The Girls by Amy Goldman Koss

Each of the girls in a middle-school clique reveals the strong, manipulative hold one of the group exerts on the others, and the hurt and self-doubt that it causes them. Each of the girls in a middle-school clique reveals the strong, manipulative hold one of the group exerts on the others, causing hurt and self-doubt among the girls.

Genre: Staff Picks
Subjects: Behavior, Friendship, Interpersonal relations