THREE BEARS IN A BOAT by David Soman -- From the co-creator of the New York Times bestselling Ladybug Girl series comes a high seas adventure inspired by the classic picture books Little Bear and Where the Wild Things Are.
Anyone But Ivy Pocket: Ivy Pocket #1 by Caleb Krisp A 12 year old protagonist with a slew of challenges and a rather inflated view of self-import http://iam-indeed.com/anyone-but-ivy-pocket-ivy-pocket-1-by-caleb-krisp/
If You Want to See a Whale by Julie Fogliano, illus. by Erin E Stead 2013 ***** pre through elementary. This if and how to format begs to be mimicked by budding classroom authors and illustrators. Perfect read during whale watching season as well.
Gallery: The New York Times 10 Best Illustrated Children’s Books of 2014 THE PILOT AND THE LITTLE PRINCE The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Written and illustrated by Peter Sis | Frances Foster Books/Farrar, Straus & Giroux