Winner of the 2016 Newbery Medal
A 2016 Caldecott Honor Book
A 2016 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book

A New York Occasions Ebook Review Extraordinary Kids’s Ebook of 2015
A Wall Side road Journal Very best Kids’s Ebook of 2015

Every Sunday after church, CJ and his grandma experience the bus throughout the city. However as of late, CJ wonders why they do not personal a automotive like his family member Colby. Why doesn’t he have an iPod like the men at the bus? How come they all the time must get off within the grimy a part of the city? Each and every query is met with an encouraging resolution from grandma, who is helping him see the sweetness—and amusing—of their regimen and the sector round them.
This full of life experience via a bustling town highlights the fantastic viewpoint handiest grandparent and grandchild can proportion, and involves existence via Matt de l. a. Pena’s colourful textual content and Christian Robinson’s radiant illustrations.