Happy release day to Susan Meyer and her fabulous picture book, NEW SHOES! It tells the story of two young girls in the civil rights era finding inventive ways to overcome Jim Crow laws. We're so happy this one is out in the world. Congratulations, Susan!
The fast-paced, ingenious plot, charismatic hero and highly diverse cast of characters—including the ancient, eternal city itself—make this series opener a captivating joy ride. ~ Kirkus Reviews, starred review. February 2015 release.
"A diplomatic exploration of loving not wisely, but too well." ~ Publisher's Weekly. January 2015 release.