“Everything I paint has eyes.”

Seven Piatti stories together for the first time

PIATTI FOR CHILDREN on sale February 1st!

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“It should be two stars– one for each eye.” Kirkus Reviews, starred review

Piatti’s iconic story back in reprint

THE HAPPY OWLS on sale February 1st!

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Get crafty!

Piatti-inspired Art Projects

Amanda Eldridge, the designer behind barley & birch, has created these creative play art projects inspired by THE HAPPY OWLS and PIATTI FOR CHILDREN.

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NorthSouth Books, now…

UNFOLDED!

For the first time, we have created a magazine to highlight our upcoming releases!

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Searching for Piatti

of peacocks and owls

Steff Geissbuhler and Alison and Robert Probst reflect on designer Piatti’s lasting legacy.

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Journey through space and time…

Mouse adventures style!

Einstein selected as a best STEM book of 2022 by the National Science Teaching Association and the Children’s Book Council!

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Shout it from the Mountaintop!

Exclusive interview with Baptiste Paul

Paul discusses the real life experiences that influenced his most recent book, Climb On! coming spring 2022.

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All new adventures

Explore our spring 2022 titles in our interactive catalog

Delicious gluten-free discoveries…

Violet and the Crumbs

Trailer reveal and exclusive interview with illustrator Molly Ruttan

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All your favorite Torben Kuhlmann books

New mouse adventures website!

Browse the entire collection

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Mindfulness, Humor, 4-8 Picture Book…

Northern Lights Book Awards Winners!

3 NorthSouth Books selected as 2021 winners

AWARDS

Illustrators…

You bring our stories to life!

See submission guidelines

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CBC’s Mejor Libro Infantil 2022!

Dos Pollitos Gallinas and Paz!

DOS POLLITOS GALLINAS and PAZ named to Bank Street’s 2022 list of best children’s picture books in Spanish!

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NorthSouth Books’ 2021 Covid-19 Permissions

Please read our guidelines for sharing our books during the pandemic.

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Bringing books to life

Resources

Fun activities, discussion guides, and more with the Rainbow Fish and many other NorthSouth titles

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