This month’s Picture Book Pick of the Month is an extra special treat, because it’s the cover reveal for my critique partner and bestie’s debut picture book, TEN CLEVER NINJAS!
I’m so excited to showcase this action packed, super fun book which I’ve had the pleasure of watching develop and now will soon be in little ninja hands everywhere!
First, a little about this awesome book!
Title: TEN CLEVER NINJAS
Author: Sarah Floyd
Illustrator: Marcin Bruchnalski
Publisher: Clear Fork Publishing (Spork)
Release Date: April 23, 2019
All about it:
A very clever ninja and his nine ninja buddies spar across the countryside, build a secret hideout, and follow their inner Zen to discover a sweet cupcake surprise. Ki-ya!
One clever ninja planning things to do.
His brother flips beside him. Now there are two.
What will kids (and adults) take away after they’ve read it:
TEN CLEVER NINJAS is an upbeat, action-packed counting book that celebrates friendship, creativity, and diversity. Ninja-kids of all colors and abilities (one ninja uses a wheelchair) will see themselves represented in this book.
Cover reveal time!!!
BONUS: Favorite page spread:
About the author:
Sarah Floyd is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators and writes both picture books and middle grade novels. Ten Clever Ninjas was inspired by her childhood memories of rambling around the woods of California and building forts with her friends. She now lives in Florida with her husband and teenage son, a green belt in Taekwondo.