Children’s Voices

Dave Eggers illustrates a collection of stories written by members of a Detroit charter school’s writing club.

A Parent’s Return from War

A new picture book captures the powerful scene of a soldier’s arrival home from a child’s point of view.

Notable Children’s Books of 2014

The best in picture books, middle grade and young adult fiction and nonfiction, selected by the children’s book editor of The New York Times Book Review.

Elegy for a Stranger

In a new picture book, a dog and a rat must decide what to do when they find a dead rabbit in the road.

Ways of Seeing

Two new books show how photography can bring a picture book to life.

‘Rain Reign,’ by Ann M. Martin

Ann M. Martin tells the story of a lonely fifth-grade girl with autism who finds a soul mate in a stray dog.