★ “Unity and division are themes rich for exploration in this story of alphabet letters separated by fear and complacency. It will grow upon children and adults with each reading.” —SLJ (starred review)
"...this is a grand addition to any library, gently demonstrating how we find friends where we least expect to." - SLJ
★ "A compelling and generous addition to picture book collections that can inspire young naturalists and builders, and create a well of empathy in storytimes."—School Library Journal, Starred Review
Happy book birthday to the much anticipated THE SHADOW THRONE, Book 3 in The Ascendance Trilogy by Jennifer A. Nielsen! Pick up a copy and learn what Kirkus said goes "From one cliffhanging episode to the next, wily Jaron's rebellious, undisciplined spirit carries the day as he battles to save everything he holds dear."