What Is Given from the Heart
Illustrator: April Harrison
James Otis and Mama are going through some difficult times. But when their church puts together love boxes for the needy, they want to contribute. What can they give when they have so little themselves?
Full-color illustrations created with mixed media, including acrylics, collage, art pens, and found objects.
JLG Release: Mar 2019
Awards & Honors
Kirkus Best Books - 2019
CPL Best Books - 2019
CSMCL Best Books - 2019
2020 Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Illustrator Award Winner
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
The Horn Book Magazine, Publishers Weekly*, Booklist, School Library Journal*, Kirkus Reviews*
8 1/2" x 11"
Level 3.6; Points: 0.5;
Scholastic Reading CountsN/A
Library edition with trade jacket added
Schwartz & Wade