Search

 
Format:  Audiobooks  |   Books  |   E-Audiobooks  |   E-Books
1 - 40 of 53 results
  • What-the-Dickens [downloadable ebook] / the story of a rogue tooth fairy

    What-the-Dickens / the story of a rogue tooth fairy2010

    by Gregory Maguire

    (6,996)

    Summary: As a terrible storm rages, ten-year-old Dinah and her brother and sister listen to their cousin Gage's tale of a newly-hatched, orphaned, skibberee, or tooth fairy, called What-the-Dickens, who hopes...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • What I call life [downloadable audiobook]

    What I call life2007

    by Jill Wolfson

    Summary: Placed in a group foster home, eleven-year-old Cal Lavender learns how to cope with life from the four other girls who live there and from their storytelling guardian, the Knitting Lady.

    E-AUDIOBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The giant-slayer [downloadable ebook]

    The giant-slayer2009

    by Iain Lawrence

    (640)

    Summary: When her eight-year-old neighbor is stricken with polio in 1955, eleven-year-old Laurie discovers that there is power in her imagination as she weaves a story during her visits with him and other patients confined to iron lung machines.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The 39-story treehouse [eBook]

    The 39-story treehouse

    by Andy Griffiths

    (4,171)

    Summary: "Andy and Terry are once again inviting readers to come hang out with them in their astonishing 39-story treehouse (it used to be 13 stories, then 26 stories, but they keep expanding). And this year...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The Night Gardener : a scary story

    The Night Gardener : a scary story2014

    by Jonathan Auxier

    (16,355)

    Summary: Irish orphans Molly, fourteen, and Kip, ten, travel to England to work as servants in a crumbling manor house where nothing is quite what it seems to be, and soon the siblings are confronted by a mysterious stranger and secrets of the cursed house.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F AUXIER

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The 39-story treehouse

    The 39-story treehouse2016

    by Andy Griffiths

    Series: Treehouse Series - #3

    (4,108)

    Summary: "Andy and Terry are once again inviting readers to come hang out with them in their astonishing 39-story treehouse (it used to be 13 stories, then 26 stories, but they keep expanding). And this year...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F GRIFFITHS

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The octopus

    The octopus2005

    by Denys Cazet , illustrator

    Series: Grandpa Spanielson's Chicken Pox Stories

    (110)

    Summary: Grandpa helps his favorite grandpup to avoid scratching his chicken pox by telling how he once had to fight off an octopus during a terrible storm.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER BLUE CAZET

    Location: Junior Readers Blue

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • When you trap a tiger

    When you trap a tiger2020

    by Tae Keller

    (3,447)

    Summary: When Lily, her sister Sam, and their mother move in with her sick grandmother, Lily traps a tiger and makes a deal with him to heal Halmoni.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F KELLER

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Octopus stew

    Octopus stew2019

    by Eric Velasquez , illustrator

    (358)

    Summary: Ramsey dons his superhero cape to rescue Grandma from the huge octopus she is trying to cook--or is he simply telling a story? Includes author's note on the story's origin and a recipe for Octopus stew.

    BOOK

    Call #: E VELASQUEZ

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Drawn together

    Drawn together2018

    by Minh Lê

    (4,563)

    Summary: A boy and his grandfather cross a language and cultural barrier using their shared love of art, storytelling, and fantasy.

    BOOK

    Call #: E LE

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Uni's first sleepover

    Uni's first sleepover2019

    by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

    (156)

    Summary: When Uni the unicorn goes to her first sleepover, the other girls are better at every game, but later Uni has the opportunity to share her special talent.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER GREEN ROSENTHAL

    Location: Junior Readers Green

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Wondrous Rex

    Wondrous Rex2020

    by Patricia MacLachlan

    (277)

    Summary: Newbery Medal-winning author Patricia MacLachlan has written a magical and funny tale about the joy found in using words, sharing stories, and loving a wondrous dog named Rex.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F MACLACHLAN

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Campfire stories

    Campfire stories2019

    by Andres Miedoso

    Series: Desmond Cole Ghost Patrol - #8

    (50)

    Summary: Desmond, Andres, and their ghost-friend Zax take turns trying to tell the scariest story of all while gathered around the campfire on a camping trip.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F MIEDOSO

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Blue spot

    Blue spot2019

    by Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay , illustrator

    (121)

    Summary: "Asked a simple question, Daisy the kitten tells an elaborate story of blue chalk, blue paint, blueberries, and even a blue monster's tears to explain the spot on her new dress." -- (Source of summary not specified)

    BOOK

    Call #: E SASTRAWINATA-LEMAY

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I broke my trunk!

    I broke my trunk!2011

    by Mo Willems , illustrator

    Series: Elephant And Piggie Books

    (5,416)

    Summary: Gerald the elephant tells his best friend Piggie a long, crazy story about how he broke his trunk.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER GREEN WILLEMS

    Location: Junior Readers Green

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • Fishbone's song

    Fishbone's song2016

    by Gary Paulsen

    (148)

    Summary: "Deep in the woods, in a rustic cabin, lives an old man and the boy he's raised as his own. This sage old man has taught the boy the power of nature and how to live in it, and more importantly, to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F PAULSEN

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Tea cakes for Tosh

    Tea cakes for Tosh2012

    by Kelly Starling Lyons

    (195)

    Summary: Tosh has spent many days in the kitchen with his grandmother, Honey, watching her bake cookies and listening to tales of their slave ancestors, so when Honey's memory starts to fail, Tosh is able to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E LYONS

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Zen shorts

    Zen shorts2005

    by Jon J Muth

    Series: Zen Books (Jon J Muth)

    (12,732)

    Summary: When Stillwater the giant panda moves into the neighborhood, the stories he tells to three siblings teach them to look at the world in new ways. Includes factual note on Zen.

    BOOK

    Call #: E MUTH

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Jack Plank tells tales [downloadable audiobook]

    Jack Plank tells tales2008

    by Natalie Babbitt

    (380)

    Summary: Master storyteller Natalie Babbitt shares the tales of Jack Plank as he tries to find his true calling in life. Jack Plank tries to discover the perfect job but finds that he is not well-suited to be...  more »

    E-AUDIOBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Gooney Bird Greene [downloadable ebook]

    Gooney Bird Greene2002

    by Lois Lowry

    (5,376)

    Summary: A most unusual new student who loves to be the center of attention entertains her teacher and fellow second graders by telling absolutely true stories about herself, including how she got her name.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Bear has a story to tell

    Bear has a story to tell2012

    by Philip Christian Stead

    (4,005)

    Summary: Bear, with the help of his animal friends, remembers the story he had hoped to tell before the onset of winter.

    BOOK

    Call #: E STEAD

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • It's a tiger!

    It's a tiger!2012

    by David LaRochelle

    Summary: A child imagines that he is in a story where he encounters a tiger at every turn.

    BOOK

    Call #: E LAROCHELLE

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Interrupting chicken [book + CD]

    Interrupting chicken2011

    by David Ezra Stein

    (15,887)

    Summary: Little Red Chicken wants Papa to read her a bedtime story, but interrupts him almost as soon as he begins each tale.

    Call #: J BOOK+CD STE

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Interrupting chicken

    Interrupting chicken2010

    by David Ezra Stein

    (15,888)

    Summary: Little Red Chicken wants Papa to read her a bedtime story, but interrupts him almost as soon as he begins each tale.

    BOOK

    Call #: E STEIN

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Cornelia and the audacious escapades of the Somerset sisters

    Cornelia and the audacious escapades of the Somerset sisters2008

    by Lesley M. M Blume

    (2,974)

    Summary: Eleven-year-old Cornelia lives in New York City and is the daughter of world-famous pianists--a legacy that should feel fabulous, but instead feels just plain lonely. She surrounds herself with...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F BLUME

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • My ol' man

    My ol' man1995

    by Patricia Polacco

    (247)

    Summary: Drawing on the author's memories of her youth, a girl recalls the special summer spent in Michigan with her yarn-spinning father and a magic rock.

    BOOK

    Call #: E POLACCO

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • This book is gray

    This book is gray2019

    by Lindsay Ward , illustrator

    (1,773)

    Summary: Gray just wants to be included. But the other colors are always leaving him out. So he decides to create his own project: an all-gray book. Once upon a time, there lived a wolf, a kitten, and a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E WARD

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • A snout for chocolate

    A snout for chocolate2006

    by Denys Cazet

    Series: Grandpa Spanielson's Chicken Pox Stories - #2

    (80)

    Summary: When Barney gets chicken pox, Grandpa tells him a funny story to keep his mind off his itching.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER BLUE CAZET

    Location: Junior Readers Blue

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Also an octopus, or, A little bit of nothing

    Also an octopus, or, A little bit of nothing2016

    by Maggie Tokuda-Hall

    (658)

    Summary: This story starts with a ukulele-playing octopus harboring dreams of intergalactic travel, but how it ends is up to you.

    BOOK

    Call #: E TOKUDA-HALL

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The shrunken head

    The shrunken head2007

    by Denys Cazet

    Series: Grandpa Spanielson's Chicken Pox Stories

    (73)

    Summary: As Barney continues to recover from the chicken pox, Grandpa tells him the story of how Dr. Storkmeyer's head was shrunk during a jungle expedition.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER GREEN CAZET

    Location: Junior Readers Green

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • No boring stories

    No boring stories2018

    by Julie Falatko

    (338)

    Summary: Bored with sweet, boring picture books about cute and fluffy creatures, a group of unpopular animals tries to write an adventure story featuring themselves, with unwanted help from over-eager Bunny.

    BOOK

    Call #: E FALATKO

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hour of the bees

    Hour of the bees2016

    by Lindsay Eagar

    (5,300)

    Summary: At first, twelve-year-old Carol is not happy to be spending the summer helping her parents move her grandfather to an assisted living home, but as the summer wears on, she finds herself drawn to him, fascinated by his amazing stories.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F EAGAR

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Uncle Montague's tales of terror [downloadable ebook]

    Uncle Montague's tales of terror2010

    by Chris Priestley

    (4,869)

    Summary: During a visit to his eccentric Uncle Montague to hear several grisly tales behind the unique artifacts in his collection, Edgar discovers the truth about his uncle's past.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Fortunately, the milk

    Fortunately, the milk2013

    by Neil Gaiman

    (53,459)

    Summary: While picking up milk for his children's cereal, a father is abducted by aliens and finds himself on a wild adventure through time and space.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F GAIMAN

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Gooney Bird collection [CD book]

    Gooney Bird collection2009

    by Lois Lowry (read by Lee Adams )

    Series: Gooney Bird Series

    (157)

    Summary: Gooney Bird Greene: A most unusual new student who loves to be the center of attention entertains her teacher and fellow second graders by telling absolutely true stories about herself, including how she got her name.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK F LOWRY

    Location: Junior CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Jangles : a big fish story

    Jangles : a big fish story2012

    by David Shannon

    (1,030)

    Summary: A father relates to his son the tale of his encounter--and friendship--with a gigantic trout whose enormous jaw is covered with so many lures and fish hooks that he jangles when he swims, but who has never been caught.

    BOOK

    Call #: E SHANNON

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I'll save you Bobo!

    I'll save you Bobo!2012

    by Eileen Rosenthal

    Series: Bobo Books (Eileen Rosenthal)

    (445)

    Summary: Willy writes a storybook starring Bobo in order to act out his revenge fantasies on Earl, who retaliates by continually wrecking Willy's stories until the duo realizes that they both have something in common.

    BOOK

    Call #: E ROSENTHAL

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Toys in space

    Toys in space2013

    by Mini Grey

    (568)

    Summary: A group of toys, left out at night for the first time, begins to be afraid but the WonderDoll distracts them by weaving a story of lost toys, space travel, and a strange alien.

    BOOK

    Call #: E GREY

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Story time for Little Porcupine

    Story time for Little Porcupine2000

    by Joseph Slate

    (27)

    Summary: Before he is ready to go to sleep, Little Porcupine wants to hear--and tell--stories about the Big Porcupine in the Sky, the sun.

    BOOK

    Call #: E SLATE

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Daddy's zigzagging bedtime story

    Daddy's zigzagging bedtime story2014

    by Alan Lawrence Sitomer

    (146)

    Summary: When Jake and Jenny say they are bored with all their books and retold tales, their father makes up a new bedtime story about a princess who drives a monster truck and battles aliens aided by a cupcake-baking unicorn.

    BOOK

    Call #: E SITOMER

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details