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Dark day in the deep sea —Osborne, Mary Pope, author.

When eight-year-old Jack and his seven-year-old sister, Annie, join a group of nineteenth-century explorers aboard the H.M.S. Challenger, they learn about the ocean, solve the mystery of its fabled sea monster, and gain ...

Perdu —Jones, Richard, 1977- author, illustrator.

Making his way from the countryside to a busy city in search of a place to call home, a lost and hungry little dog is chased away by everyone he encounters, except a little girl who recognizes his need for love.

I am human : a book of empathy —Verde, Susan, author.

A child recognizes his own humanity, his capacity for doing harm and being harmed, his ability to feel joy and sadness, and his belief in hope and promise to keep learning.

I am human : a book of empathy —Verde, Susan, author.

A child recognizes his own humanity, his capacity for doing harm and being harmed, his ability to feel joy and sadness, and his belief in hope and promise to keep learning.

Pass it on —Henn, Sophy, author, illustrator.

Illustrations and rhythmic text encourage the reader to relish and pass along smiles, chuckles, and joy.

Come with me —McGhee, Holly M., author.

Frightened by news of angry people around the world, a young girl gets her parents' help in learning to be compassionate and brave a little at a time.

Best friend in the whole world —Salsbury, Sandra, author, illustrator.

"Roland lives a quiet life filled with books, music, and tea parties for one, but sometimes he feels rather lonely. When Roland finds the perfect companion in Milton (Good listener! Enjoys music! Also alone!), he is over...

The wake up : a novel —Hyde, Catherine Ryan, author.

Recovering a long-suppressed ability to feel the emotions of others, a 40-year-old cattle rancher falls in love with a single mother whose son is struggling with trauma from experiences with an abusive father.

We are all dots : a big plan for a better world —Macri, Giancarlo, 1955- author.

With gentle wisdom and visual originality, this deceptively simple book makes the case that compassion is the solution to humanity's challenges. The perfect book for any child curious about differences and diversity, thi...

I see you —Genhart, Michael, author.

"A wordless picture book that depicts a homeless woman who is not seen by all the life around her, except by a little boy. Ultimately, in a gesture of compassion, this boy approaches this woman, in an exchange where he s...

The wake up —Hyde, Catherine Ryan, author.
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During a hunting trip, cattle rancher Aiden Delacorte is suddenly attuned to the animals around him, feeling their pain and fear as if it were his own. This newfound sensitivity has its price: he can no longer sleepwalk ...

You hold me up —Gray Smith, Monique, 1968- author.
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An evocative picture book intended to foster reconciliation among children and encourage them to show each other love and support.

I hear them cry —Kishimoto, Shiho, author.
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Within the peaceful walls of an old French church, Mayu, a young Japanese artist, finds inspiration. She befriends the local priest and gets involved with community outreach, discovering a rough world of drugs, prostitut...

I Am Human : A Book of Empathy. —Verde, Susan, author.

I am human I am a work in progress Striving to be the best version of ME From the picture book dream team behind I Am Yoga and I Am Peace comes the third book in their wellness series: I Am Human. A hopeful meditation on...

Soul catcher —White, Michael C.
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Struggling to forget a war-marked past and a future compromised by poor choices and debt, slave tracker Augustus Cain is hired by a plantation owner to retrieve a runaway slave named Rosetta.

Rise & shine —Allington, Patrick, author.

In a world where eight billion souls have perished, the survivors huddle together apart, perpetually at war, in the city-states of Rise and Shine. Yet this war, far from representing their doom, is their means of surviva...

Seasons of the moon —Aranda, Julien, author.
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During the Nazi occupation, fifteen-year-old Paul Vertune, the sensitive son of wheat farmers, prefers gazing at the ocean and contemplating life's mysteries over toiling in the fields of the Brittany coast. One fateful ...

A treasure revealed —Griffin, Pamela.

Can love put out the bitterness that burns inside Clay? Clay Burke burns with bitterness toward his older brother, Derek, who deserted him and their ma when they needed him most just like Pa did. Derek even tried to stea...

The wounded lion : a tale from Spain —Barchers, Suzanne I.

Day after day, a poor young girl discovers a lion who needs her help. In time, her care for the wounded lion and dreams of a better life intersect in a most unusual way. This Spanish folktale is about perseverance and co...