Donate a Book to Napa Bookmine Literary Foundation!

Napa Bookmine Literary Foundation (NBLF) is a registered 501(3)c non-profit organization on a mission to provide equal access to books for all. Given that reading at grade level by third grade is the number one predictor of high school graduation and career success, NBLF works to set children up for success by providing FREE books to kids, families, and teachers in the Napa County community. 

We are proud to support Napa Bookmine Literary Foundation and their efforts to ensure all kids have access to books they want to read.

Buy a book from the list below and give a child the gift of reading while also supporting our indie bookstore! Select "In-Store Pickup" at checkout, leave a note that your purchase is an NBLF donation in the comments of your order, and we'll take care of the rest.

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Learn more about Napa Bookmine Literary Foundation at nblitfoundation.org.


 

The Gruffalo Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142403877
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Published: Puffin Books - March 2nd, 2006

Julia Donaldson's trademark rhyming text and Axel Scheffler's brilliant, characterful illustrations come together in this perfect read aloud—a perfect gift for any special occasion!


Dragones y tacos Cover Image
By Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780147515599
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Published: Puffin Books - August 25th, 2015

Si quieres ser amigo con un dragón, los tacos son la clave.


Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match / Marisol McDonald No Combina Cover Image
By Monica Brown, Sara Palacios (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780892392353
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Published: Children's Book Press (CA) - April 1st, 2013

Pura Belpr Illustrator Award Honor
Junior Library Guild Selection

Mismatched and fabulous Marisol McDonald celebrates her Peruvian and Scottish heritage.
Bilingual English/Spanish.


National Geographic Readers: Dinosaurs Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781426307751
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Published: National Geographic Kids - April 12th, 2011

There's nothing more fascinating than dinosaurs. In this Level 1 reader, youngsters learn all about the terrifying giants that once roamed the Earth—maybe even as close as their own backyard!


National Geographic Readers: De la Oruga a la Mariposa (Caterpillar to Butterfly) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781426324840
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Published: National Geographic Kids - September 8th, 2015

Los niños aprenden sobre la metamorfosis de la oruga a la mariposa en todas las aulas del mundo, empezando en los primeros grados. ¡Pero nunca la han visto así! Con ilustraciones bellas y coloridas y un texto simple de comprender, este libro cautiva a los niños con su descripción del proceso: de una oruga pequeñita, a una crisálida rara y torpe hasta la mariposa hermosa.


Book Fiesta!: Celebrate Children's Day/Book Day; Celebremos El dia de los ninos/El dia de los libros (Bilingual Spanish-English) Cover Image
By Pat Mora, Rafael Lopez (Illustrator)
$8.99
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ISBN: 9780061288784
Published: HarperCollins - March 29th, 2016

This beautiful Pura Belpré Award–winning picture book is a bilingual ride through the joyous history of Children’s Day/El día de los niños.


Donde viven los monstruos: Where the Wild Things Are (Spanish edition) Cover Image
By Maurice Sendak, Maurice Sendak (Illustrator)
$8.95
ISBN: 9780064434225
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Published: HarperCollins Espanol - August 7th, 1996

This high-quality Spanish-language book can be enjoyed by fluent Spanish speakers as well as those learning the language, whether at home or in a classroom.


The Day You Begin Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, Rafael López (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399246531
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - August 28th, 2018

A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

Featured in its own episode in the Netflix original show Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices!


The Year We Learned to Fly Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, Rafael López (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399545535
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - January 4th, 2022

Jacqueline Woodson and Rafael López's highly anticipated companion to their #1 New York Times bestseller The Day You Begin illuminates the power in each of us to face challenges with confidence.


I'm Hungry! / ¡Tengo hambre! (Spanish bilingual) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250779960
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 11th, 2022

A bilingual picture book that’s sweet enough to eat about a chatty bluebird and an indecisive T. Rex who can’t decide what his next meal should be, introducing readers to basic Spanish and English food vocabulary.

When a bluebird comes upon a dinosaur who’s down in the dumps, he asks what’s wrong.

“¡Tengo hambre!” says the dinosaur. I’m hungry!


How Do You Dance? Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781419751820
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Published: Abrams Appleseed - April 20th, 2021

Get ready to bop, bounce, and shake with this board book edition ofthe hit picture book from the acclaimed author of Alfie and Fraidyzoo
 
There are so many ways to dance! You can jiggle or wiggle or stomp. You can bop or bounce or go completely nuts. You can dance at the market or the bus stop, with your fingers or your face.


Jabari salta Cover Image
By Gaia Cornwall, Gaia Cornwall (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536212549
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Published: Candlewick - April 7th, 2020

Working up the courage to take a big, important leap is hard, but Jabari is almost absolutely ready to make a giant splash. Now in a Spanish-language edition!

Definitivamente Jabari está listo para saltar del trampolín.


Gracias - Thanks Cover Image
By Pat Mora, John Parra (Illustrator)
$19.95
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ISBN: 9781600602580
Published: Lee & Low Books - July 1st, 2005

Best Children's Books of the Year, Bank Street College of Education
Notable Children's Book, American Library Association (ALA)
Pura Belpr Illustrator Award Honor, ALSC/REFORMA
Choices, Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC)
Golden Kite Award, Picture Book Illustration, Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators


Milo Imagines the World Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399549083
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - February 2nd, 2021

The team behind the Newbery Medal winner and Caldecott Honor book Last Stop on Market Street and the award-winning New York Times bestseller Carmela Full of Wishes once again delivers a poignant and timely picture book that's sure to become an instant classic.


You Matter Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534421691
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - June 2nd, 2020

A New York Times bestseller!
Five starred reviews!

Named Best Book of the Year by Barnes & Noble, The New York Times/New York Public Library, Publishers Weekly, and School Library Journal

They All Saw a Cat meets The Important Book in this sensitive and impactful picture book about seeing the world from different


Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes Cover Image
By Eric Litwin, James Dean (Illustrator), Kimberly Dean
$17.99
ISBN: 9780061906220
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Published: HarperCollins - March 2nd, 2010

Don't miss the first and bestselling book in the beloved Pete the Cat series!

Pete the Cat goes walking down the street wearing his brand-new white shoes. Along the way, his shoes change from white to red to blue to brown to WET as he steps in piles of strawberries, blueberries, and other big messes!


Pete el Gato: I Love My White Shoes = Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9788494469893
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Published: Lata de Sal - December 20th, 2016

Our Skin: A First Conversation About Race (First Conversations) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593382639
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Published: Rise x Penguin Workshop - March 16th, 2021

Based on the research that race, gender, consent, and body positivity should be discussed with toddlers on up, this read-aloud board book series offers adults the opportunity to begin important conversations with young children in an informed, safe, and supported way.


El Perro con Sombrero: A Bilingual Doggy Tale Cover Image
By Derek Taylor Kent, Jed Henry (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780805099898
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - August 18th, 2015

Derek Taylor Kent's El Perro con Sombrero is a funny, bilingual tale of a dog finding a family.

¡Perro!
¡Sombrero!
¡El perro con sombrero!

Meet Pepe! Before he got a sombrero, he was a lonely dog living in the streets. Now he is a movie star, loved by everyone! Well, everyone except…

¡El Gato en Zapatos!


Whoever You Are/quienquiera Que Seas Cover Image
By Mem Fox, Leslie Staub (Illustrator)
$6.95
ISBN: 9780152058913
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Published: Clarion Books - March 1st, 2007

Every day all over the world, children are laughing and crying, playing and learning, eating and sleeping. Their lives may be quite different. But inside, they are all alike.
           Available for the first time as a bilingual board book, Mem Fox's poignant tale is an inspiring celebration of diversity for all children, whoever they are.


Speak Up Cover Image
By Miranda Paul, Ebony Glenn (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358140962
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Published: Clarion Books - July 7th, 2020

When something really matters, one voice can make a difference.


Julián Is a Mermaid Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763690458
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Published: Candlewick - April 23rd, 2018

Winner of a 2019 Stonewall Book Award

In an exuberant picture book, a glimpse of costumed mermaids leaves one boy flooded with wonder and ready to dazzle the world.


Front Desk (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338157826
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - June 25th, 2019

Four starred reviews and over ten best-of-year lists!* "Many readers will recognize themselves or their neighbors in these pages." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

Winner of the Asian / Pacific American Award for Children's Literature!* "Many readers will recognize themselves or their neighbors in these pages." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred reviewMia Tang has a lot of secre


Agallas (Guts) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338601183
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Published: Scholastic en español - March 3rd, 2020

A true story from Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, Sisters, Drama, and Ghosts!

¡La edición en español de Guts by Raina Telgemeier!

Una noche, Raina se despierta sintiéndose mal del estómago. Su mamá también se siente mal, así que puede tratarse de un virus.


Cat Kid Comic Club: Perspectives: A Graphic Novel (Cat Kid Comic Club #2): From the Creator of Dog Man Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338784855
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Published: Graphix - November 30th, 2021

Cat Kid Comic Club is back in session in this groundbreaking graphic novel narrative by Dav Pilkey, the worldwide bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of Dog Man.

Flippy, Molly, Li'l Petey, and twenty-one baby frogs each have something to say. Naomi and Melvin don't see eye to eye and Poppy perceives the world differently than her siblings.


New Kid Cover Image
By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062691194
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Published: Quill Tree Books - February 5th, 2019

Winner of the Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King Author Award, and Kirkus Prize for Young Readers’ Literature! 


Rowley Jefferson’s Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419756979
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Published: Amulet Books - March 16th, 2021

An instant #1 New York Times bestseller! 

Scare yourself silly with Rowley Jefferson’s Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories by Jeff Kinney, the #1 international bestselling author of Diary of a Wimpy Kid!


Grab a flashlight, crawl under the covers, and dive into the twisted, unexpectedly hilarious world of Rowley Jefferson’s imagination.


Brown Girl Dreaming Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780147515827
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - October 11th, 2016

Jacqueline Woodson's National Book Award and Newbery Honor winner is a powerful memoir that tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse.

A President Obama "O" Book Club pick


When You Trap a Tiger: (Winner of the 2021 Newbery Medal) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781524715700
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 28th, 2020

WINNER OF THE NEWBERY MEDAL • NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
WINNER OF THE ASIAN/PACIFIC AMERICAN AWARD FOR CHILDREN'S LITERATURE
 
Would you make a deal with a magical tiger? This uplifting story brings Korean folklore to life as a girl goes on a quest to unlock the power of stories and save her grandmother.


Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316453691
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

The crucial, empowering, #1 New York Times bestselling exploration of racism—and antiracism—in America.
This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.
A book about race.


I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781524700515
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Published: Ember - March 5th, 2019

National Book Award Finalist!
Instant New York Times Bestseller!

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
meets Jane the Virgin in this poignant but often laugh-out-loud funny contemporary YA about losing a sister and finding yourself amid the pressures, expectations, and stereotypes of growing up in a Mexican American home. 


Dear Justyce Cover Image
$9.99
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ISBN: 9781984829696
Published: Ember - January 4th, 2022

An NPR Best Book of the Year * The stunning sequel to the critically acclaimed,  #1 New York Times bestseller Dear Martin. An incarcerated teen writes letters to his best friend about his experiences in the American juvenile justice system.


The Hate U Give Cover Image
By Angie Thomas, Amandla Stenberg (Foreword by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062498533
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 28th, 2017

8 starred reviews · Goodreads Choice Awards Best of the Best  ·  William C. Morris Award Winner · National Book Award Longlist · Printz Honor Book · Coretta Scott King Honor Book · #1 New York Times Bestseller!

"Absolutely riveting!" —Jason Reynolds