Kicking off the day of children’s editors' picks was a conversation between eight editors on forthcoming picture books moderated by PW senior children’s reviews editor Amanda Bruns.
The highlighted fall titles, as chosen by PW, were as follows: Bright Star by Yuyi Morales (Holiday House/Porter); Carla and the Christmas Cornbread by Carla Hall (Simon & Schuster/Millner); Dad Bakes by Katie Yamasaki (Norton Young Readers); Dream Street by Tricia Elam Walker, illus. by Ekua Holmes (Random House/Schwartz); My Two Border Towns by David Bowles, illus. by Erika Meza (Kokila); Nina: A Story of Nina Simone by Traci Todd, illus. by Christian Robinson (Putnam); The People Remember by Ibi Zoboi, illus. by Loveis Wise (HarperCollins/Balzer + Bray); and What Is Love? by Mac Barnett, illus. by Carson Ellis (Chronicle).
Above, find the discussion in its entirety.