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“Baguley and Blanz deal with complex themes of difference, inclusion and acceptance in a simple way. . . . A sweet interspecies idyll” — Kirkus Reviews

NEW! FEBRUARY 2018 Just Like Brothers Written by Elizabeth Baguley and illustrated by Aurélie Blanz

A heartwarming original fable for our time! A small boy and a young wolf cub are told to fear each other — only to find that they have more in common than their mothers ever dreamed. This simple but profound story makes it easy to start conversations about prejudice, empathy and trust. AGES 3 – 7 32PP 8½ X 10¾ IN PAPERBACK 9781782853466 $8.99 usd / $10.99 cad HARDCOVER 9781782853459 $16.99 usd / $21.99 cad

Interiors and illustrations from Just Like Brothers

Ezra Jack Keats Award Winner!


Lola’s Fandango

Written by Anna Witte Illustrated by Micha Archer

Little Lola is tired of living in her big sister’s shadow. But when she starts taking secret flamenco lessons from her Papi, will she find the courage to share her new skill with the world? Includes notes on Spanish vocabulary at the end. AGES 4 – 10 32PP 8½ X 10¾ IN PAPERBACK 9781782853985 $8.99 usd / $10.99 cad SPANISH PAPERBACK 9781782850663 $8.99 usd / $10.99 cad


Talk about kindness and conflict resolution Sand Sister Written by Amanda White Illustrated by Yuyi Morales

With artwork by Caldecott Honor and Pura Belpré winner Yuyi Morales, Sand Sister encourages kids to empathize with those they see playing alone while celebrating the unique experience of only children.

One City, Two Brothers A Story from Jerusalem Written by Chris Smith Illustrated by Aurélia Fronty

“Not yours, not mine, but ours” — that attitude of selfless generosity is the heart of this timeless legend of the founding of Jerusalem, which has been passed down in Muslim, Christian and Jewish communities alike for centuries. AGES 3 – 7 32PP 9¾ X 10 IN PAPERBACK 9781782852520 $9.99 usd / $12.99 cad

“[One City, Two Brothers] captures the spirit of brotherhood and gives both readers and listeners hope for what could be if people thought more about one another than about themselves” — Booklist

AGES 3 – 7 32PP 10 X 9¾ IN PAPERBACK 9781782852797 $8.99 usd / $10.99 cad

Spring / Summer 2018


Spring / Summer 2018 Barefoot Books Catalog  
Spring / Summer 2018 Barefoot Books Catalog