Celebrate Family Day on Aragon with a special Animal Story Time with authors Frank Remkiewicz and Lisa Fleming. Illustrator Frank Remkiewicz has delighted us for years with the tales of Froggy. In his newest book, Froggy Builds a Treehouse (Viking, $16.99), Froggy and his pals decide to build a tree house (with lots of help from Dad). Their plans don't include inviting Frogilina to hang out there for pizza parties. "Boys only!" says Froggy. But things don't go as planned… Debut author Lisa Fleming brings the amazing true story of friendship between Cassie the cat and Moses the crow – seen by millions on YouTube, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Lifetime, and more – to us with Cat and Crow: An Amazing Friendship (Collage, $14.95). Drawn from first-hand accounts, this delightful book celebrates their unusual friendship and champions the story’s hopeful message of friendship and peace.
In Heroes for My Daughter (Harper, $19.99), New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer brings together the stories of fifty-five remarkable people, a diverse set of individuals from across time and from all walks of life who each dedicated their life to making our world a better place. From Eleanor Roosevelt to Amelia Earhart, Anne Frank to Randy Pausch, Theodore Roosevelt to Lucille Ball, Rosa Parks to the passengers on United Flight 93, the lives of these men and women offer lessons to guide our daughters on their journey to adulthood--lessons sure to inspire them as they take their place as citizens in our society and in the world.