Bucay, Jorge. The King and the Magician. New York: Abbeville Kids, 2014.
A powerful and feared king, who commands his subjects to not only obey him and but also admire him, hears of a much loved magician who can foretell the future. Consumed by jealousy, the king plots the magician’s demise. This spell-binding picture book from Argentina – full of magnificent pictures by Gusti, an award-winning illustrator – will be appreciated by readers 8 to 14 years old. [Jealousy; Kings, queens, rulers, etc.; Wisdom; Wizards]
Katz, Karen. Can You Say Peace? New York : Henry Holt, 2006.
With full-page brightly coloured illustrations, children around the world say, “Peace!” in eleven different languages. A world map and pronunciation guide is provided. Recommended as a read-aloud for all ages.
LeBox, Annette. Peace is an Offering. New York: Dial Books for Young Readers, 2015.
“Illustrations and simple, rhyming text show different ways that peace can be found, made, and shared.” – CIP.