The Wicked Big Toddlah

New in paper, and the winner of the Irma Simonton Black Award for Children’s Picture Book, this is a rollicking retelling—in a Maine accent—of the classic story of the giant baby who wrecks everything. A read-aloud treat. 5+

July 23: Jessica Mitford died on this day in 1996.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.