Book Reviews

The Pope's Cat A delightful story for children of a stray cat rescued from the street by the Pope. Kindness
Walking in the City with Jane A biography about the urban activist who had a great impact on the neighborhoods of New York City. Attention
Hidden City A beautifully illustrated collection of poems pointing out how much nature is found in a city. Attention
The 99 Names of God A beautiful book appropriate for people of all faiths with definitions, signs, quotes, and discussion questions about the qualities of the Divine. Devotion
Herodotus the Hedgehog Charming picture book about a hedgehog who becomes curious about what animals believe in. Questing
Abracadabra! An engaging story about the magic of perseverance, with helpful end notes for parents and caregivers. Nurturing
There Is a Tribe of Kids A creatively illustrated picture book about finding your tribe. Connections
Harriet Gets Carried Away A fanciful tale about a girl who makes the most of her imagination. Imagination
Be Kind A wonderful catalog of all the ways we can be kind to others. Kindness
The Boy and the Whale Inspiring story about a boy's rescue of a whale. Compassion
Where Are You Hiding, God? A child's introduction to panentheism through beautifully illustrated scenes of hide-and-seek. Faith
Meow! A picture book that gives children a chance to figure out what a kitten is saying. Imagination
The Call of the Swamp A delightful picture book about the identity crisis of a youngster adopted from a swamp. Questing
The Life and Times of Martin Luther A beautifully illustrated picture book about the man who sparked the Protestant Reformation. Faith
Inside My Imagination A children's book that recognizes the imagination as a place for practice. Imagination
Creation's First Light A wondrous tale about how the first light made possible all other days of creation. Meaning
A Good Day for a Hat A clever picture book that encourages the spiritual practice of imagination. Imagination
The Rock Maiden A re-envisioned story about a famous rock formation in Hong Kong. Love
What Do You Love About You? A wonderful children's book about self-esteem. Love
Love You Too A call-and-response children's book about a day's activities. Love