Bank Street College of Education’s annual list of the “best of the best” children’s books published in the previous year has arrived and we’re congratulating six Transatlantic clients for making the 2019 edition!

In the Under Five category

  • THE BAGEL KING by Andrew Larsen (Kids Can Press)
  • WOODROW AT SEA written and illustrated by Wallace Edwards (Pajama Press)

In the Five to Nine category

  • THE DAY DAD JOINED MY SOCCER TEAM by Maureen Fergus (Kids Can Press)

In the Nine to Twelve category

  • STEEL DRUMS (Made by Hand series) by Patricia Lakin (Aladdin/Simon & Schuster)
  • *EBB & FLOW by Heather Smith (Kids Can Press), starred for “Outstanding Merit”

In the Fourteen and Older category

  • ALL THE STARS DENIED by Guadalupe García McCall (Tu Books/Lee & Low Books), highlighted for diversity

For more information and the full list of titles, please visit