There is an estimated 5,000 hand-painted gnomes just waiting to be discovered in the city of Oakland, California. "The Gnomes of Oakland" journeys through their lives and imagines what these tiny beings do at night when the city is asleep.
It's the third book in the wonderfulKidslove Oakland! series by Oakland native and Turn the Page! children's book festival author Kamaria Lofton. It's illustrated by local artist Steven Anderson.