SU's Children's Literature Conference May 31st, 2022 - Linda Sue Park

May 31st, 2022 - Linda Sue Park

Prairie Lotus Cover Image
$9.44
ISBN: 9780358454632
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Published: Clarion Books - March 22nd, 2022

Prairie Lotus is a powerful, touching, multilayered book about a girl determined to fit in and realize her dreams: getting an education, becoming a dressmaker in her father’s shop, and making at least one friend. Acclaimed, award-winning author Linda Sue Park has placed a young half-Asian girl, Hanna, in a small town in America’s heartland, in 1880.


Yum! Yuck!: A Book of People Sounds Cover Image
$9.44
ISBN: 9781623543341
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Published: Charlesbridge - February 8th, 2022

At a busy street market, kids eating ice cream exclaim, "Yum!" in English, "Geshmak!" in Yiddish, and "Nam-nam!" in Danish. But disaster strikes when a little dog overturns a spice cart, showering pepper on everyone's ice cream. Will the kids end up crying, "Hai hai," or cheering, "¡Yupi!"? Energetic art and a lift-the-flap feature make exploring languages fun.


The One Thing You'd Save Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Robert Sae-Heng (Illustrator)
$17.84
ISBN: 9781328515131
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Published: Clarion Books - March 16th, 2021

If your house were on fire, what one thing would you save? Newbery Medalist Linda Sue Park explores different answers to this provocative question in linked poems that capture the diverse voices of a middle school class. Recipient of four starred reviews!


Gurple and Preen: A Broken Crayon Cosmic Adventure Cover Image
$18.89
ISBN: 9781534431416
Availability: Special Order
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 25th, 2020

This wildly imaginative, crayon-inspired picture book shows that with a bit of teamwork and a universe of creativity, anything is possible!

Buzz!
Zap!
CRASH!

Gurple and Preen are in a big mess!

When they crash-land onto an unfamiliar planet with nothing but boxes of crayons, they must work together to get the mission back on course.

From Newbery Award&


Nya's Long Walk: A Step at a Time Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Brian Pinkney (Illustrator)
$18.89
ISBN: 9781328781338
Availability: Backordered
Published: Clarion Books - September 3rd, 2019

In this picture book companion to the bestseller A Long Walk to Water, a young South Sudanese girl goes on a journey that requires determination, persistence, and compassion.

Young Nya takes little sister Akeer along on the two-hour walk to fetch water for the family.


Gondra's Treasure Cover Image
$19.79
ISBN: 9780544546691
Availability: Backordered
Published: Clarion Books - April 2nd, 2019

Gondra, a little dragon with an Eastern dragon dad and a Western dragon mom, celebrates her uniqueness in this sparkling collaboration between Newbery medalist Linda Sue Park and rising star artist Jennifer Black Reinhardt.

Gondra has inherited traits from both her eastern (Asian) dragon dad and western (European) dragon mom and enjoys them all.


Archer's Quest Cover Image
$8.79
ISBN: 9781328895752
Availability: Special Order
Published: Clarion Books - August 28th, 2018

A thrilling time travel adventure from Newbery Medalist and bestselling author Linda Sue Park.

* “Will intrigue and amuse readers.” —KLIATT, starred review
 
“Excellent.” —Kirkus Reviews
 
Twelve-year-old Kevin Kim is shocked when a young man, complete with bow and a


What Does Bunny See?: A Book of Colors and Flowers Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Maggie Smith (Illustrator)
$8.39
ISBN: 9781328886118
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Published: Clarion Books - March 13th, 2018

Red poppies, yellow primroses, purple violets, and other colorful flowers bloom and grow in this delightful picture book by Newbery Medalist Linda Sue Park--the perfect tool for learning colors and flowers!

“Lots of books teach children to recognize colors, but this one also provides a lesson in flower identification. . . .


Wing & Claw #1: Forest of Wonders Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Jim Madsen (Illustrator)
$7.34
ISBN: 9780062327390
Availability: Backordered
Published: HarperCollins - February 7th, 2017

From Newbery Medal-winning author Linda Sue Park, this is a captivating fantasy-adventure about a boy, a bat, and an amazing transformation. The first book in an enchanting trilogy, Forest of Wonders richly explores the links between magic and botany, family and duty, environment and home. 


Wing & Claw #1: Forest of Wonders Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Jim Madsen (Illustrator)
$18.69
ISBN: 9780062327383
Availability: Backordered
Published: HarperCollins - March 1st, 2016

From Newbery Medal-winning author Linda Sue Park, this is a captivating fantasy-adventure about a boy, a bat, and an amazing transformation. The first book in an enchanting trilogy, Forest of Wonders richly explores the links between magic and botany, family and duty, environment and home.


Wing & Claw #2: Cavern of Secrets Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Jim Madsen (Illustrator)
$18.69
ISBN: 9780062327413
Availability: Backordered
Published: HarperCollins - March 7th, 2017

In the second installment of the spellbinding Wing & Claw series, Newbery Medal-winning author Linda Sue Park takes a young apothecary hero to new heights of danger, exciting adventure, and intriguing botanical magic.


Wing & Claw #2: Cavern of Secrets Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Jim Madsen (Illustrator)
$9.59
ISBN: 9780062327420
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Published: HarperCollins - February 6th, 2018

In the second installment of the spellbinding Wing & Claw series, Newbery Medal-winning author Linda Sue Park takes a young apothecary hero to new heights of danger, exciting adventure, and intriguing botanical magic.


Wing & Claw #3: Beast of Stone Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Jim Madsen (Illustrator)
$8.39
ISBN: 9780062327451
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Published: HarperCollins - February 5th, 2019

In this third and final installment in the enchanting Wing & Claw trilogy, Newbery Medal-winning author Linda Sue Park sends her young apothecary to the front lines of a fearsome battle, where he must rely on his talents and his friends to defend what he knows is right.


Wing & Claw #3: Beast of Stone Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Jim Madsen (Illustrator)
$18.69
ISBN: 9780062327444
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Published: HarperCollins - March 6th, 2018

In this third and final installment in the enchanting Wing & Claw trilogy, Newbery Medal-winning author Linda Sue Park sends her young apothecary to the front lines of a fearsome battle, where he must rely on his talents and his friends to defend what he knows is right.


Xander's Panda Party Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Matt Phelan (Illustrator)
$8.39
ISBN: 9781328740588
Availability: Backordered
Published: Clarion Books - December 5th, 2017

Xander Panda wants to throw a party, but a panda party would have only one guest—himself. So, he decides to invite all the bears. But Koala protests. She’s not a bear—she's a marsupial! Does that mean she can’t come?