Books & Bright Ideas: A Pop-up Bookshop for Modern Families

Swing by “Books & Bright Ideas: A Pop-up Bookshop for Modern Families” now through Fri. Oct. 27 at Son&Sons (805 Peachtree St, NE, Atlanta, GA  30308). 

Callie has selected 50 books for purchase for both children and adults that celebrate childhood, play, and showing up as your authentic self including the following titles.

Children’s Books:

  • The Dot by Reynolds
  • Going Places by Reynolds
  • What do you do with an idea? By Yamada
  • Most Magnificent Thing by Spires
  • Interstellar Cinderella by Underwood
  • Stella Brings the Family by Schiffer
  • Red: A Crayon’s Story by Hall
  • Each Kindness by Woodson
  • Grandma’s Gift by Velasquez
  • Ugly Vegetables by Lin
  • I am Jazz by Herthel & Jennings or Jacob’s New Dress by Hoffman
  • What James Said by Rosenberg
  • The Skin You Live in by Michael Tyler

Middle Grades:

  • All’s Faire in Middle School by Jamieson
  • Refugee by Gratz
  • Piecing Me Together by Watson
  • Home of the Brave by Applegate
  • Out of My Mind by Draper
  • Star Crossed by Dee
  • Totally Joe by Howe
  • Brendan Buckley’s Universe and Everything In It by Frazier
  • Real Friends by Hale
  • Ghost by Reynolds
  • Fish in a tree by Hunt
  • My Basmati Bat Mitzvah by Freedman


  • Mindset by Carol Dweck
  • Creative Schools by Robinson
  • Dear Ijeawele by Adichie
  • Little Soldiers by Chu
  • Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen
  • The Whole-Brain Child by Daniel Siegel
  • How to talk so kids will listen and listen so kids will talk by Adele Faber
  • Free To Learn by Peter Gray
  • The Importance of Being Little by Erika Christakis
  • Brain Rules by John Medina
  • Spark by John Ratey
  • Last Child in the Woods by Richard Louv
  • Everyday Anti-Racism by Mica Pollock
  • Between the World and Me by Coates
  • White Like Me by by Tim Wise
  • Play: How it shapes the brain, opens the imagination and invigorates the soul  by Stuart Brown
  • The Blessing of a Skinned Knee by Wendy Mogel
  • Be Different: my adventures with asperger’s and my advice for fellow…by John Elder Robison
  • The Transgender Child by Brill and Pepper
  • Nurture Shock by Po Bronson, Ashley Merryman
  • The Genius in Every Child by Rick Ackerly
  • Whistling Vivaldi by Claude Steele