Balderdash!: John Newbery and the Boisterous Birth of Children’s Books

by Michelle Markel

Illustrations by Nancy Carpenter

This rollicking and fascinating picture book biography chronicles the life of the first pioneer of children’s books—John Newbery! Further information about John Newbery and his books. Further reading. Selected bibliography. Full-color illustrations rendered in pen and ink and digital media.

ISBN: 9780811879224

JLG Release: July 2017

JLG Member Price

Nonfiction Early Elementary Plus

Grades K-2


14 books / $17.05 a book