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Ace! - 2017

by Steven Korte

Summary: This action-packed story tells how Ace became the Dark Knight's loyal bat-hound.

Alfred's book of monsters


Alfred's Book Of Monsters - 2019

by Sam Streed

Summary: Alfred loves the monsters in his book, and he does not like teatime with his aunt--until he decides to invite three of his favorite monsters to join him for tea.

All you need is love


All You Need Is Love - 2019

by John Lennon

Summary: Illustrations and easy-to-read text share John Lennon and Paul McCartney's world-renowned song that celebrates the love that surrounds us.

Angry cookie


Angry Cookie - 2019

by Laura Dockrill

Summary: "Cookie has woken up on the wrong side of the bed and is very angry. You want to know why? Well, you'd have to keep reading to find out, but now Cookie's calling you annoying and telling you to mind your own business. If by chance you do stick around, you might hear about a certain roommate's terrible musical skills, why you should never let your barber try out a "new look," how it's impossible to find a hat that fits a cookie, and why an ice-cream parlor that's out of your favorite treat can...  read more »



Another - 2019

by Christian Robinson

Summary: "A young girl and her cat take an imaginative journey into another world." --

Ant and Bee and the ABC


Ant And Bee And The ABC - 2014

by Angela Banner

Summary: This is the story of how Ant and Bee first met. Join them on their adventure through the alphabet as they search for their lost hats.

Anya's secret society


Anya's Secret Society - 2019

by Yevgenia Nayberg

Summary: Born in Russia, where left-handers are frowned upon, Anya learns to use her right hand, except when she draws with her imagined secret society of famous artists--then when she moves to America, everything is different.

As big as a whale


As Big As A Whale - 2014

by Andrea Posner-Sanchez

Summary: Doc McStuffins puts her toy whale into the water, and the whale named Lula, begins to grow big.

Autism is--?


Autism Is--? - 2012

by Ymkje Wideman-van der Laan

Summary: Logan overhears his grandmother tell her friend that he has autism, which prompts him to ask what it is-- and his grandmother explains it to him very well.

B is for baby


B Is For Baby - 2019

by Atinuke

Summary: "Atinuke and Angela Brooksbank, creators of the award-winning Baby Goes to Market, pair up again for a bright and beautiful first book of words. B is for Baby. B is for Brother. B is for going to see Baba! One morning after breakfast, Baby's big brother is getting ready to take the basket of bananas all the way to Baba's bungalow in the next village. He'll have to go along the bumpy road, past the baobab trees, birds, and butterflies, and all the way over the bridge. But what he doesn't realize...  read more »

Baby day


Baby Day - 2019

by Jane Godwin

Summary: Illustrations and easy-to-read text celebrate a baby's first birthday and all of the different babies who attend the party, whether friendly, sleepy, or wriggly.

A baby doll for Doc


A Baby Doll For Doc - 2016

by Sheila Sweeny Higginson

Summary: Mom and Dad have some exciting news. They're adopting a baby, and the McStuffinses will be its forever family! Doc gets a new doll so she can practice being a good babysitter. Would you like to help?

Baseball saved us


Baseball Saved Us - 2018

by Ken Mochizuki

Summary: A Japanese American boy learns to play baseball when he and his family are forced to live in an internment camp during World War II, and his ability to play helps him after the war is over.

Bear came along


Bear Came Along - 2019

by Richard T Morris

Summary: An assortment of animals living separate lives discover they need each other when they have a chance encounter on a river.

The bear in my bed


The Bear In My Bed - 2018

by Joyce Wan

Summary: A child faces the challenging task of putting a bear to bed.

Bear out there


Bear Out There - 2019

by Jacob Grant

Summary: When Spider's kite gets stuck in a tree, he looks to his friend Bear for help, even though Bear hesitates to leave his comfort zone.



Because - 2019

by Mo Willems

Summary: A series of events, some seemingly very insignificant, lead to a young girl attending a life-changing concert.

Bedtime for Little Bulldozer


Bedtime For Little Bulldozer - 2019

by Elise Broach

Summary: A young bulldozer struggles to fall asleep.

The bell rang


The Bell Rang - 2019

by James Ransome

Summary: A slave family is distressed when they discover their son Ben has run away.

Bikes for sale


Bikes For Sale - 2019

by Carter Higgins

Summary: Maurice rides his bike all over selling lemonade, while Lotta rides her bike collecting sticks as she goes; they ride different routes and are completely unaware of each other--until their bikes are wrecked and they meet at Sid's who has turned their damaged bikes into a one tandem bike, and a friendship is born.

Billy's booger


Billy's Booger - 2015

by William Joyce

Summary: Billy's wild imagination gets him into trouble at school, but a creative writing contest could be the perfect opportunity for him to shine.

Bird watch


Bird Watch - 2019

by Christie Matheson

Summary: "Count backward from ten as you search for hidden birds (and insects and animals) in this seek-and-find picture book." --



Birds - 2019

by Lemniscates

Summary: Birds come in all shapes, sizes, and colors, and they have much to teach us --

The black book of colors


The Black Book Of Colors - 2008

by Menena Cottin

Summary: This title invites readers to imagine living without sight through remarkable illustrations done with raised lines and descriptions of colors based on imagery. Braille letters accompany the illustrations and a full Braille alphabet offers sighted readers help reading along with their fingers.

The book hog


The Book Hog - 2019

by Greg Pizzoli

Summary: The Book Hog loves books and has a large collection, although he never learned to read.

Born to ride


Born To Ride - 2019

by Larissa Theule

Summary: In Rochester, New York, in 1896, Louisa Belinda Bellflower defies convention and ignores her brother's warnings by learning to ride a bicycle. Includes a history of bicycling and its connection to the women's rights movement.



Bounce - 2007

by Doreen Cronin

Summary: Rhyming text offers advice on the best ways for toddlers to bounce.

The bravest man in the world


The Bravest Man In The World - 2019

by Patricia Polacco

Summary: In 1912, orphaned Irish street musician Jonathan Harker accidentally stows away on the Titanic, where he is befriended by Wallace Hartley, called "the bravest man in the world" for playing violin with the band as the Titanic sank. Includes historical note.

Bruce's big storm


Bruce's Big Storm - 2019

by Ryan T Higgins

Summary: Grumpy Bruce the bear does not like neighbors, but is forced to help when a big storm draws them all to his home.



Bubble-riffic! - 2014

by Andrea Posner-Sanchez

Summary: Doctor McStuffins teaches Bubble Monkey how to wipe and blow her nose.

Builders & breakers


Builders & Breakers - 2018

by Steve Light

Summary: This picture book about an urban construction site celebrates builders, breakers, and the machines they use.

But it's not my fault!


But It's Not My Fault! - 2015

by Julia Cook

Summary: Shows readers how to accept responsibility for their actions and not blame or try to find fault with others.--Publisher.

Camp tiger


Camp Tiger - 2019

by Susan Choi

Summary: Every year, a boy and his family go camping at Mountain Pond. Usually, they see things like an eagle fishing for his dinner, a salamander with red spots on its back, and chipmunks that come to steal food while the family sits by the campfire. But this year is different. This year, the boy is going into first grade, and his mother is encouraging him to do things on his own, just like his older brother. And the most different thing of all... this year, a tiger comes to the woods.

Can Cat and Bird be friends?


Can Cat And Bird Be Friends? - 2019

by Coll Muir

Summary: Instead of eating Bird, Cat decides that friendship is better, but will the pair find something in common?

Can you see what I see?


Can You See What I See? - 2004

by Walter Wick

Summary: The reader is asked to find various animals and objects and a boy named Seymour in the photographs.

Carl and the meaning of life


Carl And The Meaning Of Life - 2019

by Deborah Freedman

Summary: When a field mouse asks Carl the earthworm why he tunnels through the dirt, Carl doesn't have an answer, so he sets off to find out.

The cars and trucks book


The Cars And Trucks Book - 2018

by Todd Parr

Summary: Illustrations and simple text reveal many things that cars and trucks like to do, from just being on the road to helping keep the planet clean. Includes safety tips.

Cece loves science and adventure


Cece Loves Science And Adventure - 2019

by Kimberly Derting

Summary: When Cece and her Adventure Girls troop face a sudden thunderstorm, they use science, technology, engineering, and math to solve problems and make their way safely back to camp.

Celebrate you!


Celebrate You! - 2019

by Sherri Duskey Rinker

Summary: This charming new picture book celebrates all the small but important milestones on the way to growing up, from the first wobbly baby steps to the time when they're ready to leave the nest.

Christmas cheer for the Grouchy Ladybug


Christmas Cheer For The Grouchy Ladybug - 2019

by Eric Carle

Summary: As the holiday season arrives, the Grouchy Ladybug needs a little help to get into the holiday spirit.



Circle - 2019

by Mac Barnett

Summary: When Triangle breaks the rule about not hiding behind the waterfall while playing hide-and-seek with Circle and Square, Circle must rescue him.



Circus - 1992

by Lois Ehlert

Summary: Leaping lizards, marching snakes, a bear on the high wire, and others perform in a somewhat unusual circus. Simple text and brilliantly colored cut-paper illustrations take children into a big top of circus excitement starring leaping lizards, marching snakes, whistling parrots, and the tumbling Zucchini Brothers

Click, clack, moo


Click, Clack, Moo - 2000

by Doreen Cronin

Summary: When Farmer Brown's cows find a typewriter in the barn they start making demands, and go on strike when the farmer refuses to give them what they want.

Color zoo


Color Zoo - 1989

by Lois Ehlert

Summary: Introduces colors and shapes with illustrations of shapes on die-cut pages that form animal faces when placed on top of one another.

The cook and the king


The Cook And The King - 2019

by Julia Donaldson

Summary: A hungry but finicky king wants Wobbly Bob as his new cook, but must pitch in to do everything the cook is afraid to do, from fishing to frying.

Croc & Turtle!


Croc & Turtle! - 2019

by Mike Wohnoutka

Summary: Although other animals are better at lifting, jumping, and running, Croc and Turtle discover something they are best at.



Crown - 2017

by Derrick D Barnes

Summary: The barbershop is where the magic happens. Boys go in as lumps of clay and, with princely robes draped around their shoulders, a dab of cool shaving cream on their foreheads, and a slow, steady cut, they become royalty. That crisp yet subtle line makes boys sharper, more visible, more aware of every great thing that could happen to them when they look good: lesser grades turn into As; girls take notice; even a mother's hug gets a little tighter. Everyone notices. A fresh cut makes boys fly....  read more »

Daniel gets his hair cut


Daniel Gets His Hair Cut - 2019

by Jill Cozza-Turner

Summary: Daniel gets his first haircut from Nana Platypus.

Danny and the dinosaur storybook favorites


Danny And The Dinosaur Storybook Favorites - 2019

by Syd Hoff

Summary: Celebrate the power of friendship in these stories about sleepovers and camping trips, new pets and birthday parties.

Dear boy


Dear Boy - 2019

by Paris Rosenthal

Summary: "Encourages readers to accept and love themselves as they are and advises them to be confident, curious, adaptable, and willing to speak up." --

Dear substitute


Dear Substitute - 2018

by Elizabeth Garton Scanlon

Summary: In a series of letters a student laments the absence of her teacher and daily routine, but she soon realizes there are benefits to mixing things up, and that perhaps having a substitute teacher is not so bad after all.

Diary of a worm


Diary Of A Worm - 2003

by Doreen Cronin

Summary: A young worm discovers, day by day, that there are some very good and some not so good things about being a worm in this great big world.



Diggersaurs - 2017

by Michael Whaite

Summary: Bigger than diggers or dinosaurs, a crew of diggersaurs rumble, crunch, and stack their way through a busy day at the construction site.

Dino does yoga


Dino Does Yoga - 2019

by Sofie Engstrom von Alten

Summary: As a newly-hatched tyrannosaurus rex discovers the world around him, he imitates everything from a dragonfly to a mountain by doing a fifteen-pose yoga sequence.

Dino Duckling


Dino Duckling - 2018

by Alison Murray

Summary: Dino Duckling can dive, swim and fish just like his duckling brothers and sisters. But when the time comes for the family to fly south for the winter, Dino Duckling finds he really is different!

Dirt + water = mud


Dirt + Water = Mud - 2016

by Katherine Hannigan

Summary: "A young girl and her dog spend the day playing in her backyard, where with their imagination--and a few helpful props--anything can happen." --

Dirty, stupid, cancer!


Dirty, Stupid, Cancer! - 2018

by Matthew Morgan

Doc is the best medicine!


Doc Is The Best Medicine! - 2014

by Andrea Posner-Sanchez

Summary: Collects two Doc McStuffins stories, including "A Knight in Sticky Armor," in which Doc McStuffins and her toys receive a visit from Sir Kirby, a toy who yearns to be fixed by Doc and become the knight he once was.

Dog vs. Ultra Dog


Dog Vs. Ultra Dog - 2019

by Troy Wilson

Summary: "Tuffy loves Tim. And Tim loves Tuffy. But Tim also loves Ultra Dog. He watches Ultra Dog on TV. He reads Ultra Dog books. He even has an Ultra Dog cape, sleeps in a bed made with Ultra Dog sheets and wears Ultra Dog underwear. So when Tuffy's next door neighbor, a trouble-making cat named Bosworth, suggests to Tuffy that maybe he should be worried that Ultra Dog is stealing his boy, Tuffy is worried that he might be right -- especially when Tim gets a personal invitation from Ultra Dog...  read more »

The doghouse


The Doghouse - 2008

by Jan Thomas

Summary: Cow, Pig, Duck, and Mouse are afraid to retrieve their ball when it goes into the dog's house, but when they do go in they are pleasantly surprised.

The don't worry book


The Don't Worry Book - 2019

by Todd Parr

Summary: In his new book about things that might make kids worry--from loud news, to loud neighbors, or a big day at school--bestselling and beloved author Parr reassures kids who are feeling the weight of their world, offering solutions and comfort, as well as giggles.

The donkey egg


The Donkey Egg - 2019

by Janet Stevens

Summary: After fast-talking Fox leaves him with a large, green egg, Bear spends minutes, hours, days, and weeks lovingly caring for it with the help of his neighbor Hare.

Dooby dooby moo


Dooby Dooby Moo - 2006

by Doreen Cronin

Summary: While Farmer Brown sleeps, his animals prepare for a talent show at the county fair.

Drawn together


Drawn Together - 2018

by Minh Lê

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



Duck! - 2019

by Megan McKinlay

Summary: "When Duck runs around the farm shouting 'DUCK!' to all the other animals, the animals grow increasingly frustrated as they try to explain to Duck just which animal is which. Unfortunately, something is falling from the sky. And 'DUCK!' just isn't enough of a warning." --

Dylan the villain


Dylan The Villain - 2016

by K G Campbell

Summary: Dylan's parents have always boasted that he is the "very best and cleverest super-villain in the whole wide world," but when he meets Addison Van Malice, his powers are put to the test.

Ernestine's milky way


Ernestine's Milky Way - 2019

by Kerry Madden

Summary: In Maggie Valley, North Carolina, in the 1940s, Ernestine, who is five years old and a big girl, carries fresh milk to needy neighbors through thickets, down paths, and over a barbed-wire fence, despite her fears.

Every color soup


Every Color Soup - 2018

by Jorey Hurley

Summary: Describes how to make a colorful, delicious vegetable soup. Includes recipe.

Everybunny count!


Everybunny Count! - 2017

by Ellie Sandall

Summary: Count from one to ten with these cheerful bunnies--and one not-so-scary fox.

Everybunny dream!


Everybunny Dream! - 2019

by Ellie Sandall

Summary: After a busy day, young rabbits put on pajamas, brush their teeth, trim their claws, snuggle into bed--and find a surprise.--

Everyone counts


Everyone Counts - 2019

by Judy Sierra

Summary: Diverse animals, led by two rough, tough rhinos, work together to transform an old mall into a zoo--including the bugs the rhinos said were too small to count.

Fear the bunny


Fear The Bunny - 2019

by Richard T Morris

Summary: In a forest where everyone fears rabbits, a fierce tiger tries to persuade the animals that they should fear him, instead.

Felipe and Claudette


Felipe And Claudette - 2019

by Mark Teague

Summary: Long time residents of Mrs. Barrett's adoption shelter, Felipe (a grumpy cat) and Claudette (a hyperactive dog) seem like they will never find a forever home, and Felipe is convinced that it is all Claudette's fault--but when the dog is finally adopted, Felipe is so depressed that he hides on adoption day, and it turns out that Claudette also misses her friend.

Felix eats up


Felix Eats Up - 2019

by Rosemary Wells

Summary: "Felix brings the same lunch to school every day: sprouts on buttered oat bread. He will also eat pasta with butter. And he loves macaroni and cheese. No need to try anything new. Then, on the night of Fiona's half-birthday celebration, Felix finds himself in a pickle. Will he leave the restaurant hungry, or can Fiona finally persuade him to widen his food horizons?" --

Field trip to the moon


Field Trip To The Moon - 2019

by John Hare

Summary: In this wordless picture book, a girl is accidentally left behind on a class trip to the moon.

Five flying penguins


Five Flying Penguins - 2018

by Barbara Barbieri McGrath

Summary: Five little penguins flee from a seal, flying through the water, and find themselves in an innocent game of tag.



Found - 2018

by Jeff Newman

Summary: "While Jenn is seeking Prudence, her big, sleek and shiny, black and white dog, she meets and falls in love with Roscoe, a scruffy little golden dog." --

A friend for Henry


A Friend For Henry - 2019

by Jenn Bailey

Summary: Henry would like to find a friend at school, but for a boy on the autism spectrum, making friends can be difficult, as his efforts are sometimes misinterpreted, or things just go wrong--but Henry keeps trying, and in the end he finds a friend he can play with.

Fright school


Fright School - 2018

by Janet Lawler

Summary: "Little monsters head to Fright School to learn the art of scaring trick-or-treaters." --

Frog and Toad storybook favorites


Frog And Toad Storybook Favorites - 2014

by Arnold Lobel

Summary: "This hardcover treasury includes the complete art and text from four classics: Frog and Toad Are Friends, Frog and Toad Together, Frog and Toad All Year, and Days with Frog and Toad. Share the adventures of best friends Frog and Toad as they fly a kite, resist the temptation of cookies, and search for a lost button. No matter what kind of situation they find themselves in, one thing is certain: Frog and Toad will always be together." --

Froggy picks a pumpkin


Froggy Picks A Pumpkin - 2019

by Jonathan London

Summary: On a class trip to the pumpkin patch, Froggy exuberantly picks a pumpkin in hopes of carving a jack-o'-lantern, making a pumpkin pie, and possibly winning a prize in his class's pumpkin-picking contest.

From 1 to 10


From 1 To 10 - 2019

by Mies van Hout

Summary: From 1 to 10 is a counting book for young children featuring illustrations of animals with countable traits, for example the arms of an octopus or the whiskers of a cat.

Ghastly ghosts


Ghastly Ghosts - 2019

by Teresa Bateman

Summary: Old Dave ignores strange noises he hears in the lonely old cottage he inherited from his uncle, except the voice telling him there are ghastly ghosts in the coal shed.

Giant Tess


Giant Tess - 2019

by Dan Yaccarino

Summary: Being the only giant around, Tess wants more than anything to be like everyone else, but when she and Smokey, her dragon best friend, use their height to help save the big parade, Tess suddenly realizes that she is just the right size.

The gift of Ramadan


The Gift Of Ramadan - 2019

by Rabiah York Lumbard

Summary: Sophie tries to fast for Ramadan for the first time, but her grumbling stomach and her little brother's cookies are too much and she must find a different way to celebrate.

The girls


The Girls - 2019

by Lauren Ace

Summary: As little girls, Lottie, Leela, Sasha, and Alice share friendship and support in the shade of an apple tree, which last even after they grow to be adults.



Gobi - 2017

by Dion Leonard

Summary: This is the incredible true story of a friendship so strong that it crosses the globe! Families everywhere will be delighted by the tale of Gobi, a little dog living all alone in China's Gobi Desert, and Dion Leonard, a successful ultramarathon runner.

The golden acorn


The Golden Acorn - 2019

by Katy Hudson

Summary: When the Golden Nut Hunt race becomes a team event, will speedy Squirrel's competitive spirit take over, or will she learn how to be a team player?

The golden plate


The Golden Plate - 2014

by Bernadette Watts

Summary: While Isobel is playing with her best friend's beautiful doll house, she takes the golden plate home without asking permission. But the plate doesn't look right in Isobel's doll house and she feels guilty. Her mother helps her find a solution that makes Isobel feel better.

Goldilocks for dinner


Goldilocks For Dinner - 2019

by Susan McElroy Montanari

Summary: "Goblin and Troll are headed to town for tea, hoping they don't run into any wretched children. Children are smelly and rude! Goblin has an idea: they'll find the rudest child of all and have it for dinner! Filled with a cast of familiar storytime characters like Goldilocks and the Three Bears, here's a fresh read-aloud with the feel of a classic fairy tale. Chock-full of rude characters and sly humor, and with a twist ending, this surprising story is sure to leave kids roaring with laughter." --

Good boy


Good Boy - 2019

by Sergio Ruzzier

Summary: Illustrations and simple text follow a boy and a dog on an out-of-this-world adventure.

The good egg


The Good Egg - 2019

by Jory John

Summary: When the other eggs in his carton behave badly, the good egg feels like he needs to be perfect.

Good night, Wind


Good Night, Wind - 2019

by Linda Elovitz Marshall

Summary: After working hard through the fall and winter, Wind is ready for a nap but after being turned away time and again he becomes angry.

Good-bye, winter! Hello, spring!


Good-bye, Winter! Hello, Spring! - 2019

by Kazuo Iwamura

Summary: While out exploring Mick, Mack, and Molly take a ride on a fallen log and learn how the snow melts and ends up in the rivers and lakes and eventually in the sky.

The goodbye book


The Goodbye Book - 2015

by Todd Parr

Summary: "Through the lens of a pet fish who has lost his companion, Todd Parr tells a moving and wholly accessible story about saying goodbye. Touching upon the host of emotions children experience, Todd reminds readers that it's okay not to know all the answers, and that someone will always be there to support them. An invaluable resource for life's toughest moments." --

Goodbye, friend! Hello, friend!


Goodbye, Friend! Hello, Friend! - 2019

by Cori Doerrfeld

Summary: Two best friends understand that saying goodbye to one experience means saying hello to the next, but that does not make it easier when one friend has to move away.

The great indoors


The Great Indoors - 2019

by Julie Falatko

Summary: Woodland animals camp in a human house for a weeklong vacation while the family that lives there is away.

Hair love


Hair Love - 2019

by Matthew A Cherry

Summary: "A little girl's daddy steps in to help her arrange her curly, coiling, wild hair into styles that allow her to be her natural, beautiful self." --

The happiest tree


The Happiest Tree - 2019

by Hyŏn-ju Yi

Summary: The story of a ginkgo tree's experiences as it grows outside an apartment building.

The happy book


The Happy Book - 2019

by Andy Rash

Summary: "Camper is happy as a clam and Clam is a happy camper. When you live in The Happy Book, the world is full of daisies and sunshine and friendship cakes . . . until your best friend eats the whole cake and doesn't save you one bite. Moving from happiness to sadness and everything in between, Camper and Clam have a hard time finding their way back to happy. But maybe happy isn't the goal--being a good friend is about supporting each other and feeling all the feels together. At once funny and...  read more »

Harold & Hog pretend for real!


Harold & Hog Pretend For Real! - 2019

by Mo Willems

Summary: Can the friendship of best friends Harold and Hog, a carefree elephant and a careful hog, survive a game of pretending to be Mo Willems's Elephant and Piggie?

Hats are not for cats!


Hats Are Not For Cats! - 2019

by Jacqueline K Rayner

Summary: A patronizing, plaid-hat-wearing dog informs a cat that hats are only for dogs but the cat, joined by others, dons a wide assortment of hats proving, at last, that hats are for everyone.

Hawk and the dove


Hawk And The Dove - 2019

by Paul Kor

Summary: "A story that dares us to imagine peace, and poses a challenge to readers young and old alike: what ending will we write for ourselves? Peace, or war? Quarrelsome Hawk tires of conflict and wills himself to change - and whoosh! He turns into peaceful Dove. And that change brings more: with a turn of the page (and through the use of clever papercuts), tanks fall silent and are replaced by sowing tractors, warplanes turn into butterflies, warships stow their guns and transform into...  read more »



Hello - 2019

by Fiona Woodcock

Summary: "A brother and sister enjoy a brilliant day full of spills, thrills, and silly adventures in this story comprised only of words that contain a double L." --

Hello lighthouse


Hello Lighthouse - 2018

by Sophie Blackall

Summary: "Explores the life of one lighthouse as it beams its message out to sea through shifting seasons, changeable weather, and the tenure of its final keeper." --

Hide and seek


Hide And Seek - 2019

by Katie May Green illustator

Summary: "Right at the top of Shiverhawk Hall live children in pictures on the wall. When the moon rises in the night sky, the DeVillechild twins are missing from their frames. The rest of the Shiverhawk children set out across the gardens and into the woods searching for the girls, beginning a game of hide and seek! Will the children be able to find the twins and return home to their paintings before the sun comes up?" --

The hide-and-scare bear


The Hide-and-scare Bear - 2016

by Ivan Bates

Summary: A brave rabbit insists that a bear who scares everyone else away merely needs to be taught a kinder way to play.

High five


High Five - 2019

by Adam Rubin

Summary: Animals present hand slapping skills to readers, just in time for the annual high five contest.

Home is a window


Home Is A Window - 2019

by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard

Summary: "A family learns what home really means when they leave their beloved house and move to another." --

Horrible bear!


Horrible Bear! - 2016

by Ame Dyckman

Summary: When Bear breaks a little girl's kite, she thinks he is a "HORRIBLE BEAR!"--Until she makes a mistake of her own and learns the power of saying "I'm sorry."

How to catch a unicorn


How To Catch A Unicorn - 2019

by Adam Wallace

Summary: "Can you catch the unicorn? You'll have to use your brain. So set your traps and prep your team to pet that rainbow mane!" --

How to give your cat a bath in five easy steps


How To Give Your Cat A Bath In Five Easy Steps - 2019

by Nicola Winstanley

Summary: A little girl and her cat make an escalating mess while respectively trying to follow and resist the cat-bathing instructions of a bossy narrator.

How to read a book


How To Read A Book - 2019

by Kwame Alexander

Summary: Suggests a method of reading that begins with planting oneself beneath a tree and leads to a book party one hopes will never end.

How to take care of your dinosaur


How To Take Care Of Your Dinosaur - 2019

by Jason Cockcroft

Summary: Learn all the essentials of caring for your dinosaur.

How to two


How To Two - 2019

by David Soman

Summary: "A child's solitary day at the playground turns into a park-wide adventure as he learns how to play with nine new friends." --

Hum and swish


Hum And Swish - 2019

by Matt Myers

Summary: Jamie wants to quietly work on an art project near her friend, the sea, but people keep disturbing her by asking questions.

The hundred-year barn


The Hundred-year Barn - 2019

by Patricia MacLachlan

Summary: One hundred years ago, a little boy watched his family and community come together to build a grand red barn. This barn become his refuge and home-a place to play with friends and farm animals alike. As seasons passed, the barn weathered many storms. The boy left and returned a young man, to help on the farm and to care for the barn again. The barn has stood for one hundred years, and it will stand for a hundred more: a symbol of peace, stability, caring and community.

I am just right


I Am Just Right - 2019

by David McPhail

Summary: A boy who is too big for his crib, his tricycle, and being picked up by his grandfather is just the right size for his bed, bicycle, and Grandpa's hugs.

I can only draw worms


I Can Only Draw Worms - 2019

by Will Mabbitt

Summary: Teaches the reader to count to ten using worms that have great adventures or everyday experiences, described but not illustrated due to the author/illustrator's inability to draw anything but worms.

I feel teal


I Feel Teal - 2018

by Lauren Rille

Summary: Encourages the reader to enjoy all of the colors, representing feelings, that may be experienced in the course of a day.

I have an idea!


I Have An Idea! - 2019

by Herve Tullet

Summary: The author meditates on the search for an idea, and the wonderful feeling when the right idea comes along, unleashing the creative process.

I just want to do it my way!


I Just Want To Do It My Way! - 2013

by Julia Cook

Summary: RJ's way of doing things isn't working out for him. His teacher is upset because so many of his assignments are missing or incomplete, but RJ blames other students for distracting him. He learns how to ask for help and stay on task, and discovers that by doing things the right way the first time, he no longer has to do them over and over again. --

I need a hug


I Need A Hug - 2019

by Aaron Blabey

Summary: A little porcupine just wants a hug, but all the other animals shy away from his prickly spikes--except for a snake.

I need to wee!


I Need To Wee! - 2019

by Sue Hendra

Summary: Alan the bear really needs to pee, but first must navigate several distractions and then find someplace to relieve himself.

I really want to see you, Grandma


I Really Want To See You, Grandma - 2018

by Tarō Gomi

Summary: Yumi and her grandmother really want to see each other, but when they both set out from their homes at the same time they keep missing each other.

I see a cat


I See A Cat - 2017

by Paul Meisel

Summary: A dog enjoys barking at a cat, a bee, and especially squirrels in this easy-to-read book.

I used to be famous


I Used To Be Famous - 2019

by Tara Luebbe

Summary: Kiely, who is used to being the star of the show in her family, must learn to share the spotlight with a new starlet--her baby sister.

I want a dog


I Want A Dog - 2019

by Jon Agee

Summary: "A girl seeks her perfect pet at an unusual animal shelter." --

I will be fierce!


I Will Be Fierce! - 2019

by Bea Birdsong

Summary: It's a brand-new day, and a young girl decides to take on the world like a brave explorer heading off on an epic fairytale quest.

I'm a Big Sister


I'm A Big Sister - 2004

by Joanna Cole

Summary: A sister enumerates the joys of welcoming a new baby to the family and the advantages of already being "big."

I'm bad!


I'm Bad! - 2008

by Kate McMullan

Summary: A hungry Tyrannosaurus rex searches for food in the prehistoric forest but is thwarted in its attempts to find something to eat.

If I had a gryphon


If I Had A Gryphon - 2016

by Vikki VanSickle

Summary: "Sam just got a hamster for a pet. But the hamster is kind of boring ... he just eats and sleeps and gets his shavings wet. Inspired by her book of mythological creatures, Sam longs for a more exciting pet. But she soon realizes that taking care of these magical beasts might not be as wonderful as she thought. Sasquatches are messy, unicorns are shy, gryphons scare the dogs at the dogpark, and having a fire extinguisher handy at all times makes dragons seem like an awful lot of work. In the end, Sam realizes that her hamster is a pretty sweet and safe pet ... or is he?" --

If I was the sunshine


If I Was The Sunshine - 2019

by Julie Fogliano

Summary: Illustrations and simple, rhyming text explore the nature of connection and relationships.

If Rocks Could Sing: A Discovered Alphabet


If Rocks Could Sing: A Discovered Alphabet - 2011

by Leslie McGuirk

Summary: Displays photographs of rocks that resemble the letters of the alphabet and objects represented by each letter.

Imagine that


Imagine That - 2019

by Jonathan D Voss

Summary: On a rainy day, perfect for a pretend adventure, Hoot finds that his imagination is lost and Olive must find a way to restore it.

In a minute, Mama Bear


In A Minute, Mama Bear - 2019

by Rachel Bright

Summary: Mama Bear tries to hustle her cub through the day's activities and errands, but Bella Bear insists on going her own pace and showing Mama the value in taking her time.

Iqbal and his ingenious idea


Iqbal And His Ingenious Idea - 2018

by Elizabeth Suneby

Summary: It's monsoon season in Bangladesh, and that means Iqbal's mother must cook indoors over an open flame, even though the smoke is making her and the family sick. When Iqbal learns about the district science fair, with the theme of sustainability, he is determined to win first prize. With the cash reward, he can buy a pipe stove that draws smoke out of the house. Then Iqbal is struck with an ingenious idea! For his science fair project, he will build a cook stove that doesn't produce smoke. He...  read more »

Isaac and his amazing Asperger superpowers!


Isaac And His Amazing Asperger Superpowers! - 2016

by Melanie Walsh

Summary: A little boy with Asperger's syndrome celebrates his differences while explaining how he often has more energy than other kids, has very acute senses, and says things that may be blunt but are never intended to be mean.

Jasper & Ollie


Jasper & Ollie - 2019

by Alex Willan

Summary: Jasper, an impatient fox, and Ollie, a slow-moving sloth, head to the pool on a summer day, each taking their own unique path. --



Jumpa! - 2017

by Steven Korte

Summary: This action-packed story for early readers tells how Jumpa, a queen-sized kangaroo, became Wonder Woman's loyal steed.


Jumpa! - 2017

by Steven Korte

Just in case you want to fly


Just In Case You Want To Fly - 2019

by Julie Fogliano

Summary: Offers encouragement and supplies, from a snack and a blanket to a map for finding the way home, to a loved one who may be facing a new challenge.

Just kidding


Just Kidding - 2005

by Trudy Ludwig

Summary: With help from his father, older brother, and teacher, D.J. learns how to handle a classmate who claims that his mean-spirited "teasing" is just a joke.

The kindness book


The Kindness Book - 2019

by Todd Parr

Summary: Looks at different ways to show kindness, including choosing kind words, giving compliments, and offering help without being asked.

The King of Kindergarten


The King Of Kindergarten - 2019

by Derrick D Barnes

Summary: Instilled with confidence by his parents, a young boy has a great first day of kindergarten.

A kite for Moon


A Kite For Moon - 2019

by Jane Yolen

Summary: A young boy, seeing that Moon is lonely, sends up a kite to cheer her then, after growing up and learning many things, he becomes the first human to visit her. Dedicated to Neil Armstrong and written in recognition of the fiftieth anniversary of the first U.S. moon landing.

A knight in sticky armor


A Knight In Sticky Armor - 2012

by Andrea Posner-Sanchez

Summary: Doc McStuffins treats her newest toy patient Sir Kirby the knight with a bath to clean up his dirty armor.



Krypto! - 2017

by Michael Dahl

Summary: Even Superman needs a loyal sidekick. But how did Krypto the Super-Dog become the Man of Steel's best friend? Discover the origin of this superpowered Super-Pet in the this action-packed, POW!-WHAM!-BOOM! chapter book for early readers. action-packed story tells how Ace became the Dark Knight's loyal bat-hound.

Ladybug Girl


Ladybug Girl - 2008

by David Soman

Summary: After her brother tells her she is too little to play with him, Lulu, dressed as Ladybug Girl, makes her own fun.

Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy


Ladybug Girl And Bumblebee Boy - 2009

by David Soman

Summary: Lulu, dressed as Ladybug Girl, goes to the playground and makes new friends, including Bumblebee Boy.

Last to finish


Last To Finish - 2008

by Barbara Esham

Summary: Max Leonard is convinced that he will never succeed with memorizing his multiplication tables; and his brain "freezes" during timed tests. But to everyone's surprise, Max has been completing algebra problems sets in his spare time! Max, his parents and teachers are amazed by his math "potential."

Lawrence in the fall


Lawrence In The Fall - 2019

by Matthew Farina

Summary: Lawrence the fox accompanies his father into the forest to collect something to take to his school show-and-tell, and while briefly lost and alone, Lawrence encounters the beauty of nature and finds exactly what he needs.

Leila in saffron


Leila In Saffron - 2019

by Rukhsanna Guidroz

Summary: Shy and unsure of herself, Leila discovers all the things that make her special with the loving help of her Naani.



Leyla - 2019

by Galia Bernstein

Summary: Tired of her large, noisy, baboon family, young Leyla runs away and meets a lizard who teaches her to sit alone, be quiet, and do nothing.

Library mouse


Library Mouse - 2009

by Daniel Kirk

Summary: Sam, the shy mouse that lives in the library and likes to write books, collaborates with a boy in the library's Authors and Illustrators Club.

Listen to my trumpet!


Listen To My Trumpet! - 2012

by Mo Willems

Summary: When Piggie plays her new trumpet for Gerald, the elephant decides he must be honest in his response.

A little chicken


A Little Chicken - 2019

by Tammi Sauer

Summary: Dot is scared of lots of things: wolves, bears, the occasional lawn ornament. But when one of her mother's eggs rolls out of the nest, this nervous chick must find the courage to save the day--and her new sibling! So she bravely ventures down the steep hill, into the deep pond, and into the dark woods. Perfect for any kid who needs a little encouragement to face the challenging world, this story proves that sometimes a big hero is just a little chicken.

Little Fox and the missing moon


Little Fox And The Missing Moon - 2019

by Ekaterina Trukhan

Summary: "When Fox dreams that the moon is missing, he and his friends go on a quest to find it and return it to the sky." --

Little Taco Truck


Little Taco Truck - 2019

by Tanya Valentine

Summary: Little Taco Truck loves serving workers on Union Street, but when Ms. Falafal takes his spot, then more and bigger food trucks arrive, he fears no one will want his tacos anymore.

Little yellow truck


Little Yellow Truck - 2019

by Eve Bunting

Summary: A little yellow pickup truck longs to be included when larger, more powerful vehicles help build a children's park, but he is soon given a task that is just right for him.

Llama destroys the world


Llama Destroys The World - 2019

by Jonathan Stutzman

Summary: "On Friday, Llama will destroy the world." --

Llama Llama mad at mama


Llama Llama Mad At Mama - 2007

by Anna Dewdney

Summary: A young llama wants to play but must go shopping with his mother instead, and so he gets angry and makes a mess at the store.

Llama Llama misses mama


Llama Llama Misses Mama - 2009

by Anna Dewdney

Summary: Strange new teacher. Strange new toys. Lots of kids and lots of noise! What would Llama like to do? Llama Llama feels so new ... It's Llama Llama's first day of preschool! And Llama Llama's mama makes sure he's ready. They meet the teachers. See the other children. Look at all the books and games. But then it's time for Mama to leave. And suddenly Llama Llama isn't so excited anymore. Will Mama Llama come back? Of course she will. But before she does, the other children show Llama Llama how much fun school can be!

Llama Llama time to share


Llama Llama Time To Share - 2012

by Anna Dewdney

Summary: Does Llama Llama love his toys? Of course! Does Llama Llama love to share them? He's not so sure. But when the new neighbor Nelly Gnu comes to visit, Mama makes it clear: It's time to share. But Llama's not so sure it's time to share all his toys. Maybe just his blocks? It could be fun to make a castle with Nelly ... But wait -- Nelly has Llama's little Fuzzy Llama! Can Llama Llama do it? At first he thinks he can ... and then he really thinks he can't ... until Mama shows him that when he's ready to share, he'll also be ready to have more fun.

Lost and found ducklings


Lost And Found Ducklings - 2019

by Valeri Gorbachev

Summary: "Sister Duck and Brother Duck are lost, so all of the animals use their biggest hoots, bellows, howls, and growls to summon Mama and Papa." --

Lottie & Walter


Lottie & Walter - 2019

by Anna Walker

Summary: Lottie secretly knows there is a shark in the pool waiting to eat her, until her new walrus friend, Walter, helps her to conquer her fear.

The lying king


The Lying King - 2018

by Alex Beard

Summary: "Can warthogs fly? Do tigers eat broccoli? For answers, follow along as Warthog lies his way to the throne in this timeless, yet most timely, Tale from the Watering Hole. Will the truth catch up with the king? Find out as Alex Beard's whimsical animals come to life to illuminate real world truths for children of all ages. With a nod to Aesop and Kipling, this funny and pointed parable has lessons for everyone, from the playground to the boardroom and beyond!" --

Lying up a storm


Lying Up A Storm - 2015

by Julia Cook

Summary: Whenever Levi doesn't like the truth, he kinda, sorta makes up other stuff to say. One day his mother explains to him that telling lies will damage the trust of his friends and make him very sad. This book is a great resource to help children understand not only the consequences of telling a lie, but also how one lie can often lead to telling several more.

Maisy goes to a show


Maisy Goes To A Show - 2019

by Lucy Cousins

Summary: Maisy and her friends go to the theater to see a show starring one of their favorite celebrities.

Mama Dug a Little Den


Mama Dug A Little Den - 2018

by Jennifer Ward

Summary: An exploration of all the different kinds of dens animals build for their babies.

Max attacks


Max Attacks - 2019

by Kathi Appelt

Summary: Max the cat attacks fish, curtains, socks, and strings, but how many things can he actually catch?

Maybe something beautiful


Maybe Something Beautiful - 2016

by F Isabel Campoy

Summary: "Mira lives in a gray and hopeless urban community until a muralist arrives and, along with his paints and brushes, brings color, joy, and togetherness to Mira and her neighbors." --

The memory box


The Memory Box - 2017

by Joanna Rowland

Summary: Grieving over the death of a special person, a young child creates a memory box to keep mementos and written memories of the loved one. Includes a guide for parents with information from a Christian perspective on helping manage the complex and difficult emotions children feel when they lose someone they love, as well as suggestions on how to create their own memory box.

Mermaid dreams


Mermaid Dreams - 2019

by Kate Pugsley

Summary: "One sunny Saturday, Pearl and her parents visit the beach. Pearl loves the beach: the warm sand feels wonderful between her toes. But it would be more fun if she had a friend. Too shy to say hello, Pearl watches the kids play nearby, and slowly her eyes droop closed.... When Pearl awakens she has been transported to a magical underwater world. Pearl admires the sea creatures flitting around her, and she discovers that she too has a beautiful tail. Pearl is a mermaid! But who is calling out a...  read more »

Mice squeak, we speak


Mice Squeak, We Speak - 1997

by Arnold Shapiro

Summary: Illustrations and simple text describe the ways various animals communicate, such as "Owls hoot," "Pigs squeal," and "Bees buzz."

Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel


Mike Mulligan And His Steam Shovel - 2014

by Virginia Lee Burton

Summary: When Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel, Mary Anne, lose their jobs to the gasoline, electric, and diesel motor shovels, they find a new opportunity in a very surprising place.

Miles is the boss of his body


Miles Is The Boss Of His Body - 2014

by Samantha Kurtzman-Counter

Summary: "On his 6th birthday, Miles's excitement is dimmed when he finds himself being repeatedly pinched, noogied, hugged too tight, picked up, and tickled by his well-intentioned family-- and decides he's had enough! Struggling to find the words to express his frustration, Miles finally decides that he is the "boss of his body" and hopes his family will understand. Much to his surprise, Miles's whole family shows him full support and respect for voicing his personal boundaries. In a colorful,...  read more »

Momma, did you hear the news?


Momma, Did You Hear The News? - 2017

by Sanya Whittaker Gragg

Summary: "Ten year old Avery is in a panic over the shooting of another unarmed black man. His parents decide it is time to have "The Talk." They teach him and his brother a catchy and easy way to remember what to do if approached by an officer, while also emphasizing that all policemen are not bad." --

Monkey time


Monkey Time - 2019

by Michael Hall

Summary: "Monkey tries to catch the brightly colored--and tasty-looking--minutes on the minute tree in his forest. Introduces basic concepts about time and how time passes and is measured." --

Monster mash


Monster Mash - 2012

by David Catrow

Summary: In this illustrated version of the classic novelty song, a mad scientist's monster performs a new dance which becomes "the hit of the land" when the scientist throws a party for other monsters.

Mother Goose of Pudding Lane


Mother Goose Of Pudding Lane - 2019

by Christopher Raschka

Summary: Tells the story of Elizabeth Foster Goose of late 17th-century Boston, who sang lullabies and songs and made up rhymes and poems to help her care for her big and boisterous family of fourteen children.

Motor Mouse


Motor Mouse - 2019

by Cynthia Rylant

Summary: Follows a busy mouse as he drives a delivery car, enjoys Cake Day with friends, goes for a cab ride around town, and shares popcorn with his brother at the movies.

Mouse was mad


Mouse Was Mad - 2009

by Linda Urban

Summary: Mouse struggles to find the right way to express his anger, modeling the behavior of Hare, Bear, Hedgehog, and Bobcat, only to discover that his own way may be the best way of all.

Mr. Nogginbody gets a hammer


Mr. Nogginbody Gets A Hammer - 2019

by David Shannon

Summary: After buying a hammer to fix a loose floorboard, Mr. Nogginbody learns a lot about home repairs--and what is, and is not, a nail.

Mrs. Gorski, I think I have the wiggle fidgets


Mrs. Gorski, I Think I Have The Wiggle Fidgets - 2008

by Barbara Esham

Summary: David Sheldon finds it difficult to pay attention and follow directions. His teacher, Mrs. Gorski, has had enough of David's brainstorms, but David "brainstorms" a way to manage his "wiggle fidgets."

Music for Mister Moon


Music For Mister Moon - 2019

by Philip Christian Stead

Summary: After shy cello player Harriet Henry accidentally knocks the moon out of the sky, the moon becomes her friend, and Harriet gains the courage to share her music.

My city


My City - 2019

by Joanne Liu

Summary: "A young boy discovers the excitement and unexpected delight of exploring his city--and so will readers of this vibrant picture book." --

My Fourth of July


My Fourth Of July - 2019

by Jerry Spinelli

Summary: A young boy and his family celebrate his favorite day, Independence Day, by seeing a parade, having a picnic, watching a talent show, and enjoying fireworks.

My heart


My Heart - 2019

by Corinna Luyken

Summary: "From moments of great joy and exuberance to necessary times of quiet contemplation, your heart is your guide." --

My pen


My Pen - 2015

by Christopher Myers

Summary: An artist celebrates the many things he can do with a simple pen, and encourages the reader to do the same.

The mysteries of Harris Burdick


The Mysteries Of Harris Burdick - 1984

by Chris Van Allsburg

Summary: Presents a series of loosely related drawings each accompanied by a title and a caption which the reader may use to make up his or her own story.



Nests - 2019

by Pepe Márquez

Summary: Every bird needs a nest! Big or small, near or far, every bird's nest is unique. And best of all, each nest is a special home for its family.

The new neighbors


The New Neighbors - 2019

by Sarah McIntyre

Summary: As young rabbit siblings excitedly share the news that rats have moved into their building, worried neighbors inform them that rats are dirty, thieving, and destructive--but are they?

The night is yours


The Night Is Yours - 2019

by Abdul-Razak Zachariah

Summary: From a vantage point high in their apartment, a parent narrates as Amani plays hide-and-seek at night with her friends in the neighborhood.

No T. Rex in the library


No T. Rex In The Library - 2010

by Toni Buzzeo

Summary: It's a quiet morning in the library until a little girl roars out of control! Tess resigns herself to a time-out, but finds that she must be the one who has to maintain order when T. Rex leaps from the pages of a book into real life. Books scatter, knights clatter, and a pirate brandishes a sword as T. Rex leads the charge to the stars. Will Tess be able to get this T. Rex under control? And will the library ever be the same?

Nobody hugs a cactus


Nobody Hugs A Cactus - 2019

by Carter Goodrich

Summary: Hank, a cactus who is as prickly on the inside as he is on the outside, decides he wants a hug.

A normal pig


A Normal Pig - 2019

by K-Fai Steele

Summary: "Pip is a normal pig who does normal stuff: cooking, painting, and dreaming of what she'll be when she grows up. But one day a new pig comes to school and starts pointing out all the ways in which Pip is different. Suddenly she doesn't like any of the same things she used to...the things that made her Pip. A wonderful springboard for conversations with children, at home and in the classroom, about diversity and difference." --

Not quite Snow White


Not Quite Snow White - 2019

by Ashley Franklin

Summary: Tameika is excited to audition for the school's Snow White musical, but when she overhears her classmates say she is too tall, chubby, and brown to play Snow White, she questions whether she is right for the part.

Not your nest!


Not Your Nest! - 2019

by Gideon Sterer

Summary: "Bird builds the perfect nest, the only problem is everyone else wants to sleep in it!" --

Olive & Pekoe


Olive & Pekoe - 2019

by Jacky Davis

Summary: Playful puppy Pekoe and his good friend, Olive, an old dog with short legs, have different approaches as they enjoy a visit to the park, get caught in a thunderstorm, meet a chipmunk, and face a bully.

Once upon a dragon


Once Upon A Dragon - 2006

by Jean Pendziwol

Summary: When a little girl and her dragon friend stumble into a fairy tale world, it is up to the little girl to keep her companion out of harm's way when they meet up with the hungry wolf of "Little Red Riding Hood," Snow White's evil stepmother, and other unseemly characters.

Once upon a potty


Once Upon A Potty - 2007

by Alona Frankel

Summary: Explains in simple text and illustrations why and how a little boy uses a potty.

One dark bird


One Dark Bird - 2019

by Elizabeth Garton Scanlon

Summary: A single starling is joined by hundreds more, and together they dance across the sky, finally settling into the trees.

One good deed


One Good Deed - 2015

by Terri Fields

Summary: A young boy transforms his neighborhood by performing one good deed for his neighbor, which leads to a chain of kind and helpful actions.

One is a pinata


One Is A Pinata - 2019

by Roseanne Thong

Summary: In rhyming text, Hispanic children count the things, like pinatas and maracas, that can be seen in their neighborhood.

One shoe two shoes


One Shoe Two Shoes - 2019

by Caryl Hart

Summary: Introduces colors and the numbers one to ten as increasing numbers of mice explore a wide variety of shoes.

Otto and Pio


Otto And Pio - 2019

by Marianne Dubuc

Summary: Otto the squirrel reluctantly becomes a foster parent when a strange, furry creature hatches outside his home, saying nothing but "Pio" and growing very, very quickly.

Our car


Our Car - 2018

by J M Brum

Summary: A child describes the family car, which is as red as a fire engine, and is driven by his father through wind, snow, and all seasons.

Paper mice


Paper Mice - 2019

by Megan Wagner Lloyd

Summary: One night, two newly-made paper mice separately explore a dark house, finding each other along the way and discovering a shared love of adventure.

The party and other stories


The Party And Other Stories - 2018

by Sergio Ruzzier

Summary: "Fox and Chick don't always agree. But Fox and Chick are always friends. With sly humor and companionable warmth, Sergio Ruzzier deftly captures the adventures of these two seemingly opposite friends. The luminous watercolor images showcased in comic-book panel form will entice emerging readers, while the spare text and airiness of the images make this early chapter book accessible to a picture book audience as well." --

The patchwork bike


The Patchwork Bike - 2018

by Maxine Beneba Clarke

Summary: "When you live at the edge of the no-go desert, you need to make your own fun. That's when you and your brothers get inventive and build a bike from scratch, using everyday items like an old milk pot (maybe Mum is using it, maybe not), a bent bucket seat, and bashed tin-can handles. The end result is a spectacular bike, perfect for going bumpetty bump over the sand hills, past your fed-up mum, and right through your mud-for-walls home." --



Peek-a-moo - 1998

by Marie Torres Cimarusti

Summary: Children learn the sounds various farm animals make when they lift the flap.

Peep and Ducky


Peep And Ducky - 2019

by David Martin

Summary: What could be a more perfect toddler adventure? When the snow starts to fall, Peep and Ducky climb into their sleds for a race, landing happily on each other after hitting a bump. Then they're on to building a snowman. But when the top half crashes, someone kicks snow and both friends get mad . . . until they crack each other up. With irresistible illustrations and a singsong text that begs to be read aloud, David Martin and David Walker usher the winsome duo into another season. -- amazon.com

Peg + Cat


Peg + Cat - 2018

by Jennifer Oxley

Summary: "Peg and Cat are visiting their friends Yasmina and Amir during a very special holiday, Eid al-Adha. Everyone is excited to don their best duds, exchange presents, and eat a yummy feast divided into equal parts--one-third for family, one-third for friends and neighbors, and one-third for those in need. But Cat isn't so sure about giving all that deliciousness away. Can more generosity and less honey cake equal happiness for Cat? Eid Mubarak!" --

Peg + Cat


Peg + Cat - 2017

by Jennifer Oxley

Summary: When life gives them a problem to solve, Peg and Cat make lemonade -- and get a lesson in bartering -- in a refreshing new math adventure. It's a hot day, so what could be cooler than setting up a lemonade stand? When Peg needs some marbles to keep her special marble company, she and Cat decide to sell lemonade in exchange for ten marbles a cup. But the Teens have other ideas. "But just one cup for ten marbles?" says Mora. "I'm not made of marbles!" So Peg and Cat keep changing their sign until...  read more »

Peg + Cat


Peg + Cat - 2016

by Jennifer Oxley

Summary: "Peg and Cat are at the South Pole preparing to watch the ski race at the Animal Winter Games. Suddenly they spy the Penguins zooming downhill. CRASH! The Penguins apologize ("Snow problem," says Cat), but it seems that there is a problem: the Penguins keep slamming into things! So they all try again, with Peg shouting directions each time they come to a hurdle. "Go over! Go under! Go in between!" But the Penguins still have no clue, because they don't know what over, under, and in between mean." --

Peg + Cat


Peg + Cat - 2016

by Jennifer Oxley

Summary: "It's lunchtime at Peg's Pizza Place! Peg and Cat are excited to take their first order -- from the Teens! -- only to learn that some of their customers want a whole pizza while one of them wants half a pie. How can Peg and Cat make half a pie when they don't know what half is? Luckily, Ramone and Mac are there to help, with a slice up the middle of the pizza. As more customers come in, things get entertaining, with Peg singing a jazzy song and Cat doing a dance. But soon there's another...  read more »

Peg + Cat


Peg + Cat - 2015

by Jennifer Oxley

Summary: Aspiring to build an amazing derby car out of junkyard parts, Peg and Cat enter the neighborhood Tallapegga Twenty and use their shape-recognition and counting skills to assemble their car and count laps in the hope of winning the Golden Cup.

Penguin flies home


Penguin Flies Home - 2019

by Lita Judge

Summary: Even though his penguin friends would rather swim, Penguin dreams of flying.

Peppa in space


Peppa In Space - 2019

by Reika Chan

Summary: Peppa Pig goes to a museum with her family where she takes a pretend trip to outer space and the moon.

Peppa Pig and the family reunion.


Peppa Pig And The Family Reunion. - 2019

Summary: Grandpa and Granny Pig, Auntie Pig, Uncle Pig, Cousin Chloe, and Baby Alexander join Peppa and her family at their home for a family reunion.



Perfect - 2019

by Max Amato

Summary: A fussy eraser tries to keep the pages perfectly clean despite the scribbles of a mischievous pencil.

Pie in the sky


Pie In The Sky - 2004

by Lois Ehlert

Summary: A father and child watch the cherry tree in their back yard, waiting until there are ripe cherries to bake in a pie. Includes a recipe for cherry pie.

Pig the stinker


Pig The Stinker - 2019

by Aaron Blabey

Summary: "Eww! What a stinker! Pig isn't just the world's greediest pug, he's the DIRTIEST, too. It's time he had a bath! But try telling Pig that..." --

The pigeon finds a hot dog!


The Pigeon Finds A Hot Dog! - 2004

by Mo Willems

Summary: Pigeon learns about sharing when a curious duckling keeps asking questions about the hot dog Pigeon has found.

The pigeon has to go to school!


The Pigeon Has To Go To School! - 2019

by Mo Willems

Summary: The pigeon must go to school, but frets about math, learning the alphabet, heavy backpacks, and what the teacher and other birds will think of him.

A piglet named Mercy


A Piglet Named Mercy - 2019

by Kate DiCamillo

Summary: When a pig named Mercy arrives at the Watsons' front door, she brings love and chaos to their lives.

Piranhas don't eat bananas


Piranhas Don't Eat Bananas - 2019

by Aaron Blabey

Summary: Told in rhyming text, Brian tries to get his fellow piranhas to try his fruit and vegetable platter, but they all prefer meat--like those human feet dangling in the water.

Poop or get off the potty!


Poop Or Get Off The Potty! - 2019

by Margaret McNamara

Summary: When Mason and Mia were babies, they pooped a lot--always in their diapers. Now that they're big kids, it's time to use the potty. But what is the potty for? Naps? NO. Books? NO. Playing the drums? No, no, no! Mason and Mia look ahead to official big-kid territory in this hilarious, instructive story with special emphasis on that momentous toddler milestone: pooping in the potty!

The potty book for girls


The Potty Book For Girls - 2000

by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

Summary: Hannah gets her own potty when it is time for her to graduate from diapers.



Puddle - 2019

by Richard Jackson

Summary: A puddle sits despairingly as she is trampled on by humans and animals alike until something miraculous happens that makes her feel worthwhile.

Puppy dance party!


Puppy Dance Party! - 2019

by Hollis James writer

Summary: "DJ Rubble is hosting a celebration, but when the guest of honor, Chickaletta, goes missing, it's up to the pups from Adventure Bay to save the day. Boys and girls ages 3 to 7 will love this exciting storybook, which features a lenticular design that makes the party seems to pop off the cover!" --

Puppy truck


Puppy Truck - 2019

by J Brian Pinkney

Summary: Carter gets a truck instead of a much wanted puppy, but he soon discovers his new toy is just as fun and rascally as a pet.

Ready for bed!


Ready For Bed! - 2008

by Stacey R Kaye

Summary: "Read this kid-friendly storybook with your child and you'll both learn a new, positive way to get through bedtime." --

Ready for the day!


Ready For The Day! - 2008

by Stacey R Kaye

Summary: Presents advice for parents, along with examples, on how they can interact and encourage their preschooler to wake up and get ready for the day in a cooperative spirit.

Red house, tree house, little bitty brown mouse


Red House, Tree House, Little Bitty Brown Mouse - 2019

by Jane Godwin

Summary: In this rhyming story, a young mouse makes her way around the world, introducing colors.

Red leaf, yellow leaf


Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf - 1991

by Lois Ehlert

Summary: Lois Ehlert uses watercolor collage and pieces of actual seeds, fabric, wire, and roots in this innovative and rich introduction to the life of a tree. A special glossary explains how roots absorb nutrients, what photosynthesis is, how sap circulates, and other facts about trees.

The remember balloons


The Remember Balloons - 2018

by Jessie Oliveros

Summary: James has a bunch of balloons, each of which holds a special memory, but as his grandfather ages and loses his own balloons, James discovers that he is gaining new ones.

Rescue & Jessica


Rescue & Jessica - 2018

by Jessica Kensky

Summary: When he is paired with a girl who has lost her legs, Rescue worries that he isn't up to the task of being her service dog.

Rocket says look up!


Rocket Says Look Up! - 2019

by Nathan Bryon

Summary: Aspiring astronaut Rocket draws her community together to see a rare appearance of the Phoenix Meteor Showers, hoping especially that her big brother, Jamal, will look up from his phone.

Ruby & Rufus love the water!


Ruby & Rufus Love The Water! - 2019

by Olivier Dunrea

Summary: Ruby and Rufus love the water. They play on the pond every day! But what will they do when the pond turns to ice?

Sadie and the silver shoes


Sadie And The Silver Shoes - 2019

by Jane Godwin

Summary: "With three older brothers to pass along hand-me-downs, Sadie doesn't have much say in choosing her clothes. Her outfits always look interesting, though (even if some kids at school might not think so). But Sadie is allowed to pick her shoes, so one day she buys the most beautiful shoes ever -- shoes that sparkle in the sun, shoes she wears everywhere. That is, until Sadie and her brothers hop down a creek on an adventure, and one shoe falls off and is swept away. Whatever will Sadie do with one silver shoe?" --

Sail away


Sail Away - 1995

by Donald Crews

Summary: A family takes an enjoyable trip in their sailboat and watches the weather change throughout the day.

Save your friends


Save Your Friends - 2019

by Hyewon Kyung

Summary: A variety of friendly fish and other sea creatures enlist the reader's help in escaping a shark.

Say something!


Say Something! - 2019

by Peter H Reynolds

Summary: "From the creator of the New York Times bestseller The Word Collector comes an empowering story about finding your voice, and using it to make the world a better place. The world needs your voice. If you have a brilliant idea... say something! If you see an injustice... say something! In this empowering new picture book, beloved author Peter H. Reynolds explores the many ways that a single voice can make a difference. Each of us, each and every day, have the chance to say something: with our...  read more »

The Scarecrow


The Scarecrow - 2019

by Beth Ferry

Summary: All the animals know not to mess with old Scarecrow. But when a small, scared crow falls from midair, Scarecrow does the strangest thing. He saves the tiny baby crow. Soon a loving bond grows between the two unlikely friends. But is it strong enough to weather the changing of the seasons?

The school book


The School Book - 2019

by Todd Parr

Summary: "Todd Parr introduces readers to all the things they can do at school." --

The secret cat


The Secret Cat - 2019

by Katarina Stromgard

Summary: Lucy yearns for a pet, so when a mysterious cat named Silvring appears one night, Lucy follows her on an amazing adventure.

See me dig


See Me Dig - 2013

by Paul Meisel

Summary: A group of dogs that loves to dig has a fun-filled day of making mischief, in this easy-to-read story.

Shake your tail feathers


Shake Your Tail Feathers - 2015

by Andrea Posner-Sanchez

Summary: When Doc discovers that her stuffed owl had been squished under the toy box, she encourages Professor Hootsburgh to shake her tail feathers! A little exercise is just what all toys--and kids--need to get back in shape.

Shape by Shape


Shape By Shape - 2009

by Suse MacDonald

Summary: Turn the die-cut pages to discover colorful shapes, which come together to reveal a creature from long ago.

Shark vs. train


Shark Vs. Train - 2010

by Chris Barton

Summary: A shark and a train compete in a series of contests on a seesaw, in hot air balloons, bowling, shooting baskets, playing hide-and-seek, and more, as two boys play.

Sign off


Sign Off - 2019

by Stephen Savage

Summary: A wordless picture book that shows what the figures on road signs do when no one is around to see them.

Snack attack!


Snack Attack! - 2019

by Terry Border

Summary: Although warned of the dangers lurking outside their packages, Cookie, Pretzel, and Cheese Doodle venture into the kitchen for fun but soon discover that Monster Kids are real.

Snakes on a train


Snakes On A Train - 2019

by Kathryn Dennis

Summary: A funny picture book full of sibilant sounds and other word play where friendly snakes slither and hiss on their train ride.

Snowman surprise


Snowman Surprise - 2013

by Andrea Posner-Sanchez

Summary: Chilly the snowman accidentally changes color in this Little Golden Book retelling of a winter-themed episode from the popular Disney Junior series Doc McStuffins. Kids ages 2-5 will love finding out how Doc gets Chilly back to his old self. And they'll learn that what matters most is what's on the inside--not how you look on the outside.

Snowmen at Halloween


Snowmen At Halloween - 2019

by Caralyn Buehner

Summary: "After a Halloween snowfall, a pair of children build some snowmen and imagine the snowmen's nighttime adventures." --

So big!


So Big! - 2019

by Mike Wohnoutka

Summary: Just when a little bear starts to feel overwhelmed on his first day of school, he meets a new friend, and together they find the courage to overcome their fear.

The someone new


The Someone New - 2019

by Jill Twiss

Summary: What do you do when Someone New comes knocking on your door? Do you turn them away? Or do you let them in? Jitterbug the chipmunk likes when things stay the same. So when Someone New comes into her woods one day, Jitterbug worries that everything will be different. With the help of her friends, can Jitterbug learn to welcome the Someone New?

Sometimes rain


Sometimes Rain - 2018

by Meg Fleming

Summary: Illustrations and simple, rhyming text celebrate the seasons of the year and the joy each one brings.

Sparky & Spike


Sparky & Spike - 2019

by Barbara Lowell

Summary: "A story about Peanuts creator Charles Schulz and his childhood dog, Spike, who inspired the character of Snoopy." --



Spin - 2017

by Rebecca Janni

Summary: As she rides her bike up and down steep slopes, a little girl reminds herself that if she just keeps moving she will eventually climb her mountain.

Spot & Dot


Spot & Dot - 2019

by Henry Cole

Summary: In a wordless picture book, Spot the cat goes out the open window and ventures through the city with Dot the dog, seeking her home.

Squirrels Leap, Squirrels Sleep


Squirrels Leap, Squirrels Sleep - 2016

by April Pulley Sayre

Summary: "Squirrels wrestle. Squirrels leap. Squirrels climb. Squirrels sleep. If you followed a squirrel for a day, what would you see? Climbing branches, storing seeds, making homes in tree holes, and maybe even flying! [The creators of this book offer] a glimpse into this fascinating world. Discover different kinds of squirrels as the scamper, eat, and|finally|sleep." --



Stick - 2018

by Irene Dickson

Summary: There are SO many things you can do with a stick. You can throw it for your dog, balance with it, float it down a stream, draw pictures in the sand and it will even help you make new friends! All it takes is a good, useful stick and a bit of creativity.



Streaky! - 2017

by Steven Korte

Summary: Even Supergirl needs a furry friend. But how did Streaky become her Super-Cat? Discover the origin of this superpowered Super-Pet in the this action-packed, POW!-WHAM!-BOOM! chapter book for early readers. With illustrations by Art Baltazar, Eisner Award-winning cartoonist and creator of DC Comics' Tiny Titans, DC Super-Pets Origins are sure to be a hit with super hero fans, pet lovers, and everyone in between!



SumoKitty - 2019

by David Biedrzycki

Summary: A hungry cat gets a job hunting mice at a sumo training center (heya), but once the mice are gone he continues to stuff himself until he is too fat to chase the mice that have returned--so he decides to train with the sumo wrestlers, and SumoKitty becomes a scourge of mice and an inspiration to the wrestlers.

The sun shines everywhere


The Sun Shines Everywhere - 2019

by Mary Ann Hoberman

Summary: Rhyming text and illustrations celebrate the sun's constancy through history and around the world.

Super Submarines


Super Submarines - 2014

by Tony Mitton

Summary: Explore an underwater world with Rabbit, Bird, and Mouse in this marine adventure all about submarines. Zippy wordplay, zappy art, plus a visual dictionary, make this title a must have for bookshelves everywhere. Available for the first time in paperback, this book is filled with lively rhyming text by the award-winning poet Tony Mitton that perfectly complements Ant Parker's bold, bright illustrations. A picture dictionary identifying submarine parts builds vocabulary and makes learning about subs engaging and fun. - Amazon

Swarm of bees


Swarm Of Bees - 2019

by Lemony Snicket

Summary: A horde of bees and a young boy race around town wreaking havoc on the townspeople.

The tale of the tiger slippers


The Tale Of The Tiger Slippers - 2019

by Jan Brett

Summary: Set in India, this gorgeous reimagining of the classic Middle Eastern folk tale "Abu Kassem's Slippers" features a poor tiger cub who is a very hard worker. His mother weaves him slippers to protect his feet from stones and thorns, and they allowed him to prosper--first making bricks, then building houses, and eventually becoming very wealthy. He continues to wear them until someone questions why such a prominent person would wear such worn shoes. Feeling embarrassed, Tiger tries to get rid of the slippers, but fate keeps bringing them back. --

Ten rules of the birthday wish


Ten Rules Of The Birthday Wish - 2019

by Beth Ferry

Summary: A child presents ten essential rules of birthday wishes, from planning the right party through having the right dessert--with a light to blow out--to keeping the wish secret.

That rule doesn't apply to me!


That Rule Doesn't Apply To Me! - 2016

by Julia Cook

Summary: The rules keep getting in the way of Noodle's fun. There are so many rules -- too many rules! And Noodle struggles because he doesn't think many of them actually apply to HIM. Will Noodle's mother and teacher convince him that rules are meant to help, not harm, him? --

That's what dinosaurs do


That's What Dinosaurs Do - 2019

by Jory John

Summary: This is William. William is a dinosaur who loves to roar. Because, well, he's a dinosaur. But when William gets a sore throat, the doctor tells him, No roaring for a week! No roaring at the mailman or the bus driver. No roaring in line or at the park. That means absolutely NO roaring at anyone or anything? This can't be happening! Will this overexcited dinosaur make it through the week without roaring at all?!

There are no bears in this bakery


There Are No Bears In This Bakery - 2019

by Julia Sarcone-Roach

Summary: When Muffin, a cat, hears a suspicious noise at the Little Bear Bakery, his investigation reveals a hungry bear cub.

They say blue


They Say Blue - 2018

by Jillian Tamaki

Summary: A young girl describes where she finds colors in both the world around her and beyond what she can see.

This book of mine


This Book Of Mine - 2019

by Sarah Stewart

Summary: Illustrations and easy-to-read text celebrate the connection between diverse readers of all ages and the books they enjoy.

This is MY fort!


This Is MY Fort! - 2019

by Drew Daywalt

Summary: Monkey and Cake are normally good friends, but today Cake is building a no-Monkey fort--until Monkey teaches him a lesson about being alone and he realizes that forts (and other things) are much better when they are shared.

Today is Monday


Today Is Monday - 1993

by Eric Carle

Summary: Each day of the week brings a new food, until on Sunday all the world's children can come and eat it up.

Tomie DePaola's Christmas tree book


Tomie DePaola's Christmas Tree Book - 2019

by Tomie DePaola

Summary: A family discusses the origins of the Christmas tree as it decorates its own.

Tomorrow most likely


Tomorrow Most Likely - 2019

by Dave Eggers

Summary: "Told in rhyme, a little boy, tucked into his bed, thinks of all the wonderful and ordinary things he will see and do tomorrow." --

Trains run!


Trains Run! - 2019

by George Ella Lyon

Summary: Illustrations and simple, rhyming text reveal different kinds of trains, how they run, and the sounds they make.

Tropical Terry


Tropical Terry - 2019

by Jarvis

Summary: Coral Reef City is home to the most dazzling shoals of tropical fish in ALL the ocean. And then there is Terry. Terry looks gray. Terry feels dull. And although he is the best at playing Hide A Fish, he can't help but wonder. Just what would it feel like to be part of that dashing, flashing crew? So, with the help of his friends, he fashions a flashy costume and is ready to impress... Hello-o-o everybody! Just call me TROPICAL Terry! But will life as a tropical fish be everything he dreamed of? --



Truck - 1980

by Donald Crews

Summary: Follows the journey of a truck from loading to unloading.

Trucker and Train


Trucker And Train - 2019

by Hannah Stark

Summary: Trucker loves ruling the highways, frightening other vehicles out of his way, but Train not only impresses the other vehicles, it forces Trucker to wait.



Truman - 2019

by Jean Reidy

Summary: He may be slow but Truman the turtle is determined to find his girl Sarah, who has boarded a city bus on her way to preschool.



Twinkle - 2019

by Katharine Holabird

Summary: "It's Twinkle's first day at The Fairy School of Magic and Music, and she can't wait to make spells like all the other fairies. But Twinkle keeps forgetting the magic words, and her spells go from bad to worse!" --



Twins - 2019

by Mike Ciccotello

Summary: A boy who plays everything from leap frog to piano duets with his twin brother loves being a twin, even when they disagree.

Ultrabot's first playdate


Ultrabot's First Playdate - 2019

by Josh Schneider

Summary: When Ultrabot has his first playdate, he is worried and shy but he soon learns that he and Becky have a lot in common.

The unbudgeable curmudgeon


The Unbudgeable Curmudgeon - 2019

by Matthew Burgess

Summary: "Have you ever seen a curmudgeon that looks like your brother, but is in such a bad mood you hardly recognize him? You can try all the peanut butter sandwiches and brownies you have, but he is not moving. Nothing works, especially nudging, and he just makes you so grumpy that eventually you have no choice but to fight back--and then... Have you ever become a curmudgeon that just won't budge?" --



Underwear! - 2019

by Jennifer Harney

Summary: Illustrations and simple, rhyming text follow a bear who would rather play with his underwear than put it on and get ready for bed.

Unicorn Day


Unicorn Day - 2019

by Diana Murray

Summary: The unicorns are celebrating their favorite day of the year, complete with rainbows and sparkly butterflies, but when an impostor (a horse with a fake horn) arrives, will the party continue with all its glittery glory?

Unicorn is maybe not so great after all


Unicorn Is Maybe Not So Great After All - 2019

by Bob Shea

Summary: Concerned about losing friends during the first week of school, Unicorn upgrades his fabulousness.

The very impatient caterpillar


The Very Impatient Caterpillar - 2019

by Ross Burach

Summary: A caterpillar learns to be patient while trying to metamorphosize.



Vroom! - 2019

by Barbara McClintock

Summary: Follows a young girl's imaginary journey as she zooms in a race car past fields and forests to faraway lands before returning home to her own safe bed.

The way I feel


The Way I Feel - 2000

by Janan Cain

Summary: Illustrations and rhyming text portray children experiencing a range of emotions, including frustration, shyness, jealousy, and pride.

We are (not) friends


We Are (not) Friends - 2019

by Anna Kang

Summary: "Being friends is so much fun. But when a new pal shows up, everything changes...Suddenly three's a crowd..." --

We're going on a treasure hunt


We're Going On A Treasure Hunt - 2019

by Kelly DiPucchio

Summary: "Join this crew of pirates on a high-seas quest for treasure. These salty dogs are off to fetch some gold, and no whale, skeleton, or thunderstorm can stand in their way. But our brave buccaneers best beware--there may be even more trouble ahead!" --

What Is Chasing Duck?


What Is Chasing Duck? - 2017

by Jan Thomas

Summary: Duck's imagination gets the best of him when he asks his critter companions for help escaping a mysterious pursuer.

What is given from the heart


What Is Given From The Heart - 2019

by Pat McKissack

Summary: Despite their own poverty since Daddy died, Mama tells nine-year-old James Otis they need to help Sarah, whose family lost everything in a fire.

What is inside THIS box?


What Is Inside THIS Box? - 2019

by Drew Daywalt

Summary: Monkey has a big box, which he tells Cake has a cat inside, but only when the box is closed; Cake suggest that maybe it is a dinosaur instead, and the two friends puzzle over how they can solve the problem of finding out what is in the box, if it is always empty when opened.

What kind of car does a T. Rex drive?


What Kind Of Car Does A T. Rex Drive? - 2019

by Mark Lee

Summary: Uncle Otto is a used car salesman, who, with the help of his niece and nephew, finds the perfect vehicles for his dinosaur customers.

What should Danny do? School day


What Should Danny Do? School Day - 2018

by Ganit Levy

Summary: "Danny is a real-life superhero in training, learning about his most important super power of all: 'the power to choose.' In this book, YOU decide how Danny's school day will end by making choices for him. You'll have a blast trying to reach all eight endings!" --

What to do with a string


What To Do With A String - 2019

by Jane Yolen

Summary: "In this sequel to What to Do with a Box, Jane Yolen extolls the marvelous virtues of string, a material that can snag the spirit of adventure, lasso the limitless horizons of imagination, and connect us to one another." --

When a tiger comes to dinner


When A Tiger Comes To Dinner - 2019

by Jessica Olien

Summary: An interactive picture-book story features a little mouse host who invites readers to help prepare for a visit from an unlikely tiger friend.

When Pencil met Eraser


When Pencil Met Eraser - 2019

by Karen Kilpatrick

Summary: "The true story of how Pencil and Eraser became the best of friends." --

When you are brave


When You Are Brave - 2019

by Pat Zietlow Miller

Summary: "Relates how to find your courage and use it when life seems frightening or you start something new." --

Where are you from?


Where Are You From? - 2019

by Yamile Saied Mendez

Summary: "When a young girl is asked where she's from--where she's really from--she's no longer as she was. She decides to turn to her dear abuelo for some help with this ever-persistent question. But he doesn't quite give her the answer she expects." --

Where do they go?


Where Do They Go? - 2016

by Julia Alvarez

Summary: Children wonder what happens to their loved ones after death.

Where is my balloon?


Where Is My Balloon? - 2019

by Ariel Bernstein

Summary: While holding his friend Owl's red balloon, Monkey accidentally pops it then tries to substitute other objects before confessing his deed.

Where's Waldo?


Where's Waldo? - 2011

by Martin Handford

Summary: The reader follows Waldo as he hikes around the world and must try to find him in illustrations of some of the crowded places he visits.

Who has wiggle-waggle toes?


Who Has Wiggle-waggle Toes? - 2019

by Vicky Shiefman

Summary: "Children are invited to move their bodies in this interactive, call-and-response story." --

William wakes up


William Wakes Up - 2019

by Linda Ashman

Summary: William asks his animal friends, one after another, to awake from hibernation and prepare a celebration for a special friend who has been away all winter.--



Wings - 2019

by Cheryl B Klein

Summary: Follows a baby bird on its first flight, one that starts cautiously and ends with delight.

You are my happy


You Are My Happy - 2019

by Hoda Kotb

Summary: "What makes us happy all day through? Let's count those things, just me and you.... Inspired by her own nighttime routine with her daughter, Haley Joy, Today show co-anchor Hoda Kotb has written a book that celebrates the things that make us happy each day... the big things and the small. With illustrations from Suzie Mason, Kotb's soothing yet playful lullaby explores the simple and wondrous joy of taking a moment to be grateful." --

You are new


You Are New - 2019

by Lucy Knisley

Summary: "A world of being new is waiting--exciting, cool, and fascinating! Napping, crying, cuddling, playing, making friends, exploring--such a wealth of experiences await each new life." --

You make me happy


You Make Me Happy - 2019

by Smriti Prasadam-Halls

Summary: Fox and Porcupine explore the ways they make each other happy.

¡Vamos! Let's go to the market


¡Vamos! Let's Go To The Market - 2019

by Raúl the Third

Summary: Little Lobo, a Mexican American, and Bernabe, his dog, deliver supplies to vendors at the Mercado, a busy border town market.