#readersofwichita: Isabelle, age 2 (“But I’m going to be 3 soon!”), has been coming to Blue Baboon Books for a year now. We first met her when she and her dad would visit our temporary location in New Market Square, and we’ve loved watching her blossom. Her favorite books are “Pete the Cat” and “Pig the Pug.” Also, “I like cuddling with mom and dad when we read stories,” she said. When pressed for more information during our interview, Ms. Izzy politely said: “I’m trying to build.”
#readersofwichita: “It’s about a world where a tyrant has taken over, and a ship with an all-women crew are battling are battling him,” said 18-year-old Lex, one of our Blue Baboon Books team members, of “Seafire” by Natalie C. Parker. “I really like the strong female characters and the original, fresh storyline. It doesn’t follow the typical hero’s journey monomyth. “Seafire” will be one of the books featured at our Book Tasting Party.