An unabridged board book edition of a Pout-Pout Fish favorite! TheNew York Times–bestselling Pout-Pout Fish returns for the first day of school.Mr. Fish is nervously awaiting his first day of school, and he frets about not knowing how to write his name, how to draw shapes, and how to do math—until he's reassured that school is the perfect place to learn how to master all of these new skills, in Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School from Deborah Diesen and Dan Hanna.
Series: Dinosaur ParadeBoard bookShari Halpern9781250155245$10.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 4Jun 12, 2018
Now in board book—a colorful journey with dinosaurs of every shape and size!This colorful parade of dinosaurs is a vibrant, visual feast for very young fans of prehistoric creatures. The simple text and bold illustrations are ideal for preschoolers who are fascinated with these magnificent animals.Some dinosaurs are tall. Some dinosaurs are very small. Some dinosaurs walk on two legs, others on four. And some dinosaurs look sweet while others look scary.Preschoolers meet twelve dinosaurs (all identified) ranging the gamut from big to small, mea... + Read More
Series: Eric Carle and Friends' What's Your FavoriteWhat's Your Favorite Color?Board bookEric Carle9781250184207$11.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 0 - 4Jun 19, 2018
In this board book, Eric Carle and fourteen other best-loved picture book artists answer the classic kid question: what's your favorite color?Everybody has a favorite color. Some like blue balloons or brown buildings or mint green ice cream cones. Eric Carle loves a yellow sun because children often include one in the corner of their pictures.Beautiful, funny, and heartfelt, these artists' charmingly personal answers to "what's your favorite color?" will inspire readers to answer the question themselves.Artists include:Lauren Castillo, Bryan Co... + Read More
A board book with cutouts and googly eyes, featuring theNew York Times–bestselling Pout-Pout Fish dressed up for Halloween in various costumes.Boo! Little guppies will delight in seeing the Pout-Pout Fish try on different Halloween costumes, from a caped superhero to a grinning ghost to a cheery-cheery mummy. With googly eyes and a different costume on every spread, this addition to the Pout-Pout Fish novelty collection is sure to turn little pouts into big smiles!
Series: Kit & KaboodleHardcoverRosemary Wells9781250130754$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8May 01, 2018
In the spirit ofMax and Ruby, Rosemary Wells launches a new preschool picture book series starring brother-and-sister twin cat duo Kit and Kaboodle, and the mischievous mouse Spinka!Kit and Kaboodle are twin Siamese cats. The brother and sister are very good kittens—they are always well behaved—but they are always getting into trouble. It's not the kittens who are making mischief. It's a red-capped mouse named Spinka!There are three short stories in this picture book: Sock Mischief, Baseball Mischief, Bath Time Mischief.
Series: A House That Once WasHardcoverJulie Fogliano9781626723146$24.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6May 01, 2018
ANew York Times Best Illustrated book!ABoston GlobeBest Children's Book of 2018“Accompanied by Lane's evocative art that suggests layers of history, Fogliano's story turns this childhood scenario into a radiant poem about the mysteries of other people and the wonderfulness of home.” —New York TimesDeep in the woodsis a housejust a housethat once wasbut now isn’ta home.Who lived in that house? Who walked down its hallways? Why did they leave it, and where did they go?Two children set off to find the answers by piecing together clues found, books... + Read More
Series: The Other DucksHardcoverEllen Yeomans9781626725027$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6May 01, 2018
This Duck and That Duck were the best of friends. They did everything together but sometimes two ducks just isn’t enough.When This Duck declares that he wishes there were Other Ducks around so they could waddle in a line (a very ducky thing to do), That Duck is quite confused.That is until This Duck and That Duck go swimming, look down, and finally meet The Other Ducks.Unfortunately, The Other Ducks never seem to come out of the water! Oh how This Duck and That Duck wish The Other Ducks would waddle outside the big puddle with them. But it’s ge... + Read More
Series: Hello, My Name Is . . .How Adorabilis Got His NameHardcoverMarisa Polansky9780374305062$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6May 15, 2018
Inspired by a true event! In the summer of 2015, an adorable new species of octopus was discovered on the ocean floor—this picture book story imagines how this cute creature got his name.Deep down in the water lives an octopus small enough to fit in the palm of your hand. But he doesn’t have a name! Anglerfish is named for his hook like an angler, Mimic Octopus for her ability to change shape and color, and Giant Squid is GIANT! But this little guy doesn’t have the same abilities as the other creatures. What could his name be? With Marisa Polan... + Read More
Series: Pup 681A Sea Otter Rescue StoryHardcoverJean Reidy9781250114501$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Feb 26, 2019
A heartwarming sea otter rescue story.Washed ashore alone, a tiny sea otter pup needs help! Soon, a rescuer is there, to take her in and keep her warm and fed. The pup faces challenges in her new life without her sea otter family. But with the love and care of her rescuer, she flourishes in her new home. Inspired by a true story, this is a heartwarming and hopeful tale about family and love.- GODWIN BOOKS -
Series: I Need All of ItHardcoverPetra Postert9781250112712$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6May 15, 2018
In Petra Postert and Jens Rassmus's illustratedI Need All of It, a little boy recounts to his father the tales of how he received the three objects in his pocket and why he needs to keep them.
Series: Pie Is for SharingHardcoverStephanie Parsley Ledyard9781626725621$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 6May 15, 2018
A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared with good friends.Pie is for sharing.It starts off round, and you can slice it into as many pieces as you want. What else can be shared? A ball, of course. A tree? What about time?Through the course of one memorable Fourth of July picnic, Stephanie Ledyard and Jason Chin take young readers through the ups and downs of sharing in this lovely picture book.
Series: The Hugely-Wugely SpiderHardcoverEthan T. Berlin9780374306168$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7May 22, 2018
We've all heard of the Itsy-Bitsy Spider right? But have you heard of the the Hugely-Wugely Spider? He's just like Itsy-Bitsy except he's a little—no—a lot bigger.The Hugely-Wugely Spider went up the water spout, well not really, because he wasn't invited by the other spiders. And maybe because his size was bit of an issue . . . But that didn't stop him from trying. The Itsy-Bitsy Spider and his friends get into a bind when down comes the rain and threatens to wash them out, and only the Hugely-Wugely Spider can save them. With his quick thin... + Read More
Series: Tractor MacTractor Mac Farmers' MarketPaperbackBilly Steers9780374308070$7.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 5May 22, 2018
This favorite Tractor Mac title is now in paperback and with two colorful sticker sheets! Pete and Paul the pigs love food, especially snacks and sweets. But Tractor Mac knows there is a better way to eat, and that it can even be fun, too: buying food from the farmers' market! So Tractor Mac and friends visit the local farmers' market, pick out a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, and cook up a big, healthy feast.
Series: Tractor MacTractor Mac School DayHardcoverBilly Steers9780374306359$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 5Jun 12, 2018
Betty the school bus has a rough first day of school. She missed some of her stops, didn't signal properly, and lined up in the wrong spot for drop-off! Now, the other buses pick on her and don't think she can do the job. But thanks to Tractor Mac and her other animal and vehicle friends at Stony Meadow Farm, Betty learns that with a little hard work and support, anyone can overcome a bad first day of school.
Series: Tractor MacTractor Mac Tune-UpPaperbackBilly Steers9780374308094$7.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 5May 22, 2018
Tractor Mac is hard at work in the field one day when his engine starts to make a funny noise. It doesn't sound good, and it doesn't feel very good, either. Tractor Mac is scared that he has to take a trip to Dr. Lou at the tractor hospital, but with the help of his animal friends and some other machines who have stopped in for a tune-up, he learns that going to the doctor doesn't have to be scary at all.
Series: Little VehiclesThe Little Ice Cream TruckHardcoverMargery Cuyler9781627798068$19.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6May 22, 2018
The Little Ice Cream Truck is loaded up with tasty treats in this new addition to ever-popularThe Little Dump Truck,The Little School Bus andThe Little Fire Truckseries.Join the little ice cream truck and its cheerful driver, Sue, as they trot all over their diverse town to deliver everyone’s favorite flavor of ice cream on a hot sunny day. With little ice cream truck’s jingly tune and pitstops at a birthday party, a park, and the zoo, this is a joyful new installment in the Little Vehicle series, which focuses on the many daily tasks of workin... + Read More
Series: Z Goes FirstAn Alphabet Story Z-to-AHardcoverSean Lamb9781250123954$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6May 29, 2018
The letter Z is tired of being in last place—she wants to go first! So she and her best friend, Y, decide to move to the front of the alphabet.There are a lot of letters in the way! D blocks the path with his belly (too many doughnuts). I is too full of himself (“I am incredible”). And L, M, N, O, and P stick together like a brick wall. They all teach Z and Y that the full alphabet is lot more complicated than just ABC.With Mike Perry’s eye-popping artwork and Sean Lamb’s clever twists on everyday letters, this new kind of alphabet book takes y... + Read More
This narrative non-fiction picture book about the sensational rising soccer star Neymar da Silva Santos JÃºnior is perfect reading for the 2018 World Cup.Born in Brazil, Neymar Jr. grew up imagining that he might one day become a famous soccer player. Now his dream has come true. Using playful, child-friendly language, deep knowledge of the sport, and passion for it author, Mina Javaherbin, brings to life Neymar's childhood and professional career for young soccer fans to enjoy. Her text is accompanied by Paul Hoppe's modern, colorful illustrations.
Series: Don't Tell!HardcoverTom Booth9781250117373$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6Jun 05, 2018
Once again Tom Booth, author ofDon't Blink!, breaks the fourth wall to delight and entice readers young and old in this sweet and funny, experiential picture book.How did you find this book? Don't you know this book is a secret book?Readers will delight in being asked how they found this book. Did Monkey tell? Was it Owl? Giraffe?Maybe the animal who "told" would rather share than keep a secret. Especially when sharing a book as good as this one makes him so happy!
Series: Vernon Is on His WaySmall StoriesHardcoverPhilip C. Stead9781626726550$25.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jun 05, 2018
“It is a very nice day,” said Vernon.Porcupine agreed. “I do not remember a day as nice as this.”“Except for maybe yesterday,” offered Skunk.Vernon, Skunk, and Porcupine are back! The stars of Philip C. Stead's acclaimedHome for Birdhave returned in three enchanting new stories,Waiting, Fishing, and Gardening, each brimming with the tenderness and wry humor that made their first appearance such a delight.
Series: The Bear in My BedHardcoverJoyce Wan9780374300388$22.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 6Jun 05, 2018
The Bear in My Bed, featuring Joyce Wan's sweet text and signature bold, graphic art, is a hilarious take on bedtime routines, sure to make sleepy little ones smile!When a little boy goes into his room for bedtime, he finds out that his bed is already occupied—by a bear (who’snothis teddy bear)! The bear makes a mess with toys, splashes water around the bathtub, and eats books instead of reading them. Not to mention that he doesn’t know how to brush his teeth or wear pajamas! And how is anyone supposed to get any sleep with a bear taking up the... + Read More
Series: StegothesaurusHardcoverBridget Heos9781250134882$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jun 12, 2018
A fun, playful, energetic story starring two stegosauruses and one stegothesaurus about family—and synonyms!—for the young word lover in your home, residence, or abode!Stegothesaurus’s love of language has always put him at odds with his stegosaurus brothers. So when he makes a friend—an allothesaurusÂ—who is just as verbose as he, he is happy, thrilled, and ecstatic! But Stegothesaurus soon learns that the allothesaurus has very different ideas about what constitutes a good meal, and he'll discover there’s one thing that he loves more than wo... + Read More
Series: 100 Bugs!A Counting BookHardcoverKate Narita9780374306311$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 5 - 7Jun 12, 2018
How many bugs canyou count? From walking sticks to spittlebugs, dragonflies to katydids, discovering 10 bugs at a time, you just might see 100 bugs!Little explorers will learn 10 different ways to count to 10, using 10 different kinds of bugs, and get all the way to 100 by the end of their adventure. With Suzanne Kaufman’s bright, whimsical illustrations and Kate Narita’s clever rhyming text,100 Bugs!is part look-and-find, part learning experience, and all kinds of fun.
Series: Pretty KittyHardcoverKaren Beaumont9780805092325$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jun 12, 2018
A counting picture book in rhyme about a lonely old man whose heart is slowly melted by an ever-growing number of kitties hoping to find a home.In this charming counting book,Pretty Kitty, a lonely old man discovers one kitty on his front step. But he does not want a kitty cat—scat!As the number of kitties grows, will the man find room in his heart—and home—for his new feline friends?A playful rhyming text makes this counting book perfect for sharing!- GODWIN BOOKS -
Series: Best FrintsBest Frints at SkroolHardcoverAntoinette Portis9781626728714$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jun 26, 2018
On planet Boborp, all the childrinx go to skrool, just like here on planet Earth.Omek and Yelfred are always late, but it's okay because they are always late together, and everyone knows that best frints do everything together.That is, until Yelfred meets Q-B. Omek is good at sharing many things, but he's not so good at sharing his best frint.But with a little understanding and a friendly game of Eyeball in the peedle pit, Omek might find that there's room for just one more best frint after all, in Antoinette Portis'sBest Frints at Skrool.
Series: GeraldineHardcoverElizabeth Lilly9781626723597$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6Jun 26, 2018
No, no, NO!Geraldine is NOT moving.Not to this new town where she’s the only giraffe. Not to this new school where she has no friends. Not to this new place, where everyone only knows her as That Giraffe Girl.But soon Geraldine meets Cassie, a girl who is just as much of an outcast as she is, and as time goes by, she realizes that being yourself and making one really good, unusual friend can help someone who literally stands out fit right in.Together, Geraldine and Cassie play by their own rules.
Series: TrevorHardcoverJim Averbeck9781250148285$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jul 24, 2018
Trevor is a lonely yellow canary looking for a friend.He stretches his wings the width of his boring cage and notices the tree outside stretching its branch. And on the end of that branch? Another canary! But he’s so shy and quiet.Trevor knows just how to make him feel comfortable.This is an elegantly told, truly unique tale by author Jim Averbeck and illustrator Amy Hevron, of a canary who befriends a lemon and finds that you don’t have to be two of a kind to form a meaningful and lasting friendship.
Series: Mixed: A Colorful StoryHardcoverArree Chung9781250142733$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jul 03, 2018
The reds, the yellows, and the blues all think they're the best in this vibrant, thought-provoking picture book from Arree Chung, with a message of acceptance and unity.In the beginning, there were three colors . . .Reds,Yellows,and Blues.All special in their own ways, all living in harmony—until one day, a Red says "Reds are the best!" and starts a color kerfuffle. When the colors decide to separate, is there anything that can change their minds?A Yellow, a Blue, and a never-before-seen color might just save the day in this inspiring book abou... + Read More
Series: Little ChefHardcoverElisabeth Weinberg9781250091697$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 6Jul 03, 2018
A little girl prepares to make her grandmother’s favorite meal in Matt Stine's and Elisabeth Weinberg's Little Chef, an energetic picture book illustrated by Paige Kaiser... "Making excellent use of white space, Keiser employs what looks like watercolor and pen and ink to portray Lizzie in perpetual motion as she demonstrates her culinary prowess. With amazing curly hair that sometimes appears almost as big as she is, Lizzie could be a biracial child given her dad's brown skin and her mom's lighter complexion.The recipe in the backmatter ... + Read More
Series: Did You Eat the Parakeet?HardcoverMark Iacolina9780374305888$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 6Jul 03, 2018
A little girl can't find her parakeet—her kitty must have eaten it! Right? Whereelsewould it have gone? It was just here! She shouts, she accuses, and she laments her loss. But her cat might be trying to tell her something . . .With rhyming text and adorable art,Did You Eat the Parakeet?by Mark Iacolina is a sweet and silly picture book that will have children laughing through the final page.
Series: Sterling, Best Dog EverHardcoverAidan Cassie9780374306144$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6Jul 10, 2018
Aidan Cassie's Sterling, Best Dog Ever, is a heartwarming and hilarious debut picture book for dog lovers about a dog in search of a forever family.Sterling the dog has always wanted a home. But no home has ever wanted him. So when Sterling sees a sign on the side of the Butlery Cutlery Company advertising free "shipping to homes around the world," he is determined to become the most terrificforkever! For what home doesn't need flatware?Sterling is delivered on time and undamaged to the Gilbert family's front door. He is not, however, what they... + Read More
Series: Tessa Takes WingHardcoverRichard Jackson9781626724396$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6Jul 24, 2018
It’s almost morning and everyone’s asleep. Everyone except Tessa.Quiet as a mouse, Tessa takes flight . . . UP . . . UP until she’s flying high above her crib. Her first stop: her sister Maggie’s blue elephant! Then, Maggie’s fire truck . . . and her polka-dot umbrella. But she better be quiet and quick before her daddy hears and stops all her fun!Follow Tessa on a soaring adventure, one only she and the reader experience, as she flies even higher than she did yesterday, inTessa Takes Wing, by veteran children’s book editor Richard Jackson with... + Read More
Series: Hello, Fall!A Picture BookHardcoverDeborah Diesen9780374307547$22.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 6Jul 31, 2018
A grandfather and his granddaughter welcome fall in this sweet, whimsical story about finding beauty and wonder in every moment.Fall is here! Colorful leaves whisper to each other. Geese honk as they flock across the sky. Pumpkins listen patiently from their patch. The season announces itself in all sorts of ways—if you stop to say hello! FromNew York Times–bestselling author Deborah Diesen and illustrator Lucy Fleming,Hello, Fall!is a touching story of the autumn season.
Series: Hoot & OliveBrave Enough for TwoA Hoot & Olive StoryHardcoverJonathan D. Voss9781250127488$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jun 12, 2018
A heartwarming picture book about friendship that is sure to become a classic from debut author-illustrator Jonathan D. Voss.Olive is a little girl who likes the types of adventures that exist in books. Her best friend Hoot, a stuffed-animal owl, prefers the ones that take place in the real world. Today, Hoot gets to pick the adventures. At first, Olive isn't sure if she's brave enough for the activities Hoot has picked: flying a makeshift hot-air balloon and navigating raging rivers. But when her dearest friend gets hurt, Olive discovers that ... + Read More
Series: Skelly's HalloweenHardcoverDavid Martin9781250127068$22.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Aug 07, 2018
A playful skeleton lives for trick-or-treating in this charming, laugh-out-loud picture book perfect for the Halloween season.Snap my fingers and rattle my bones—it’s Halloween!Get ready for a spooktacular time withSkelly’s Halloween, a playful read aloud with a Humpty Dumpty-like hook, sure to become a Halloween staple.Skelly B. Skeletonlives for Halloween: the trick-or-treating, the costumes…the TRICK-OR-TREATING! Then a tumble leaves him in pieces, and Skelly just might miss out on his favorite holiday. Luckily, a variety of animals—a snake,... + Read More
Series: Our CarHardcoverJ.M. Brum9781626722460$22.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 6Aug 21, 2018
There's nothing better than taking a drive in Dad's car.Join our protagonist and his dad as they go to the carwash, drive through a rainstorm, are tickled by the wind, and more in this bold and sweet story of a boy, his dad, and their car.From graphic artist Jan Bajtlik comes a vibrant and simple tale with surprising heart.
Series: They CameHardcoverMark Tatulli9781626723559$23.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jul 10, 2018
Mark Tatulli, a comic artist and the creator ofLioandHeart of the City, uses bold colors and modern art inThey Came, a charming tale about acceptance, sharing, and speaking up for what is right.When a spaceship lands on Earth, a small town launches into a frenzy.Why did they come?Everyone is warned to stay back! But one child realizes something no one else does.What do they want?As the spaceship door opens, the answer is revealed . . .Why are they here?And a small boy with a big heart shows how unexpected visitors can also be surprisingly sweet.
A case of mistaken identity allows two sworn enemies—a young dragon and knight—to become friends. But what will they do when they discover the truth?The Dragon and the Nibblesome Knight is a funny, rhyming read-aloud picture book illustrated by Benji Davies, ofThe Storm Whale.- GODWIN BOOKS -
The little dancers are ready to shine on stage!Miss Amy’s ballet studio is putting on a dance performance called the Butterfly Ball.Rosa and her four friends rehearse leaping, balancing, and twirling to perfect their dances for the recital! But when Rosa's audition goes awry, she is cast in a disappointing role.Rosa feels like all her hard work was for nothing, until her friends help her discover her small part is of great importance. Rosa feels as beautiful as a butterfly . . . and maybe even more special!Illustrated by Belle & Boo creator Man... + Read More
Series: Hawk RisingHardcoverMaria Gianferrari9781626720961$24.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jun 05, 2018
Early morning and a ruffle of feathers,A shadow gliding through the backyard.High above your house Father Hawk circles, sharp eyes searching for prey. From the front porch, you watch.Swoosh!He dives after chipmunks, crows, sparrows, squirrels.Screech!The sun sets low in the sky.What’s for dinner?A father red-tailed hawk hunts prey for his family in a suburban neighborhood in this thrilling, fierce, and gorgeous nonfiction picture book,Hawk Rising, illustrated by Caldecott medalist Brian Floca.
Series: The Truth About DolphinsSeriously Funny Facts About Your Favorite AnimalsHardcoverMaxwell Eaton III9781626726680$20.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8May 15, 2018
Did you know that dolphins find their dinners by using sound to track down the location of their prey?Did you know that baby dolphins are born tail-first?Did you know that each dolphin has a unique whistle (like human fingerprints) that makes them recognizable to other dolphins?Discover these facts and more inThe Truth About Dolphins, a new addition to the popular series that combines raucous amounts of humor with a surprising amount of information on beloved animal friends.
Series: Pocket BiosPocket Bios: Abraham LincolnHardcoverAl Berenger9781250166111$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jul 17, 2018
A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the 16th president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln.Abraham Lincoln, an American politician and lawyer, is best known for serving as the 16th president of the United States and leading the country through the bloody and controversial Civil War. Some of his most celebrated and lasting contributions include the Emancipation Proclamation of 1863 and pushing the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution through Congress, permanently outlawing slavery, before his assas... + Read More
Series: Pocket BiosPocket Bios: Albert EinsteinHardcoverAl Berenger9781250166098$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jul 17, 2018
A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of famed physicist Albert Einstein.Albert Einstein, a theoretical physicist, developed the theory of relativity and is popularly known today for his mass-energy equivalence formulaE=mc^2. In 1921, he received the Nobel Prize in Physics for his contributions to theoretical physics, particularly for discoveries and research that proved pivotal for quantum theory.Pocket Bios are full of personality, introducing readers to fascinating figures from history with simple storytelling and chee... + Read More
Series: Pocket BiosPocket Bios: BlackbeardHardcoverAl Berenger9781250166050$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jul 17, 2018
A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the notorious English pirate Blackbeard.Blackbeard, born Edward Teach, was a notorious and much-feared English pirate who famously conquered and captained theQueen Anne's Revenge and prowled the seas around the West Indies and the eastern coast of Britain's North American colonies. Rather than ruling through force and bloody intimidation, it's believed that Blackbeard largely let his fierce image and reputation drive his success.Pocket Bios are full of personality, introducing read... + Read More
Series: Pocket BiosPocket Bios: Charlie ChaplinHardcoverAl Berenger9781250166234$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jul 17, 2018
A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of actor and silent film legend Charlie Chaplin.Charlie Chaplin, renowned comic silent film icon, enjoyed a successful seventy-five year career as an actor, filmmaker, and composer. Born into a life of poverty and hardship in London, he began working before he was nine years old and rose quickly to fame for his persona "the Tramp." One of the best known figures in the world during his heyday, Chaplin is still famous today for his myriad of iconic silent film roles.Pocket Bios are full... + Read More
Series: Pocket BiosPocket Bios: CleopatraHardcoverAl Berenger9781250166210$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jul 17, 2018
A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of legendary Egyptian queen Cleopatra.Cleopatra, the last pharaoh of ancient Egypt, was a powerful and passionate leader worshipped by her people as a god for her beauty and her accomplishments. Explore this legendary female ruler's illustrious beginnings through to her tragic end.Pocket Bios are full of personality, introducing readers to fascinating figures from history with simple storytelling and cheerful illustrations. Titles include men and women from history, exploration, the s... + Read More
Series: Pocket BiosPocket Bios: Coco ChanelHardcoverAl Berenger9781250166258$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jul 17, 2018
A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of renowned fashion designer Coco Chanel.Gabrielle Bonheur "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer and businesswoman, is famous for founding the famous Chanel brand and for popularizing a new, more sporty and relaxed aesthetic for women's clothing. Follow Chanel's life and accomplishments from her childhood in Saumur to her eventual creation of the successful couture empire she's known for today.Pocket Bios are full of personality, introducing readers to fascinating figures from histor... + Read More
Series: Pocket BiosPocket Bios: Marie CurieHardcoverAl Berenger9781250166159$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jul 17, 2018
A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of influential physicist and chemist Marie Curie.Marie Curie, the first woman ever to win a Nobel Prize and only person to win it in two different scientific fields, was a physicist and chemist. As she conducted pioneering research, Marie Curie coined the term "radioactivity," developed some of the first techniques for isolating radioactive isotopes. She also discovered two elements: polonium and radium, and developed mobile X-ray units for use in field hospitals during World War I. I... + Read More
Series: Pocket BiosPocket Bios: Neil ArmstrongHardcoverAl Berenger9781250166197$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jul 17, 2018
A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the first man to walk on the moon, astronaut Neil Armstrong.Neil Armstrong is an American astronaut most famous for being the first person to walk on the moon: "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." Before enrolling in the NASA Astronaut Corps in 1962, Armstrong was an officer in the U.S. Navy and served in the Korean War. Follow this extraordinary man's life and accomplishments, from childhood to space and back again.Pocket Bios are full of personality, introducing ... + Read More
Series: Pocket BiosPocket Bios: Nelson MandelaHardcoverAl Berenger9781250166135$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jul 17, 2018
A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of activist, philanthropist, and South African President Nelson Mandela.Nelson Mandela was a South African revolutionary, activist, politician, and philanthropist who opposed apartheid and served as the president of South Africa as the country's first black head of state and the first representative elected democratically. He devoted much of his time in office to dismantling apartheid law and battling institutionalized racism in South Africa. He is the recipient of more than 250 honor... + Read More
Series: Pocket BiosPocket Bios: Rosa ParksHardcoverAl Berenger9781250166173$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Jul 17, 2018
A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of civil rights activist Rosa Parks.Rosa Parks, often referred to as both "the first lady of civil rights" and the mother of the freedom movement, was an American civil rights activist who started a movement when she refused to give up her seat on a segregated bus to a white passenger. Following her arrest for this act, she became an international icon of civil disobedience and resistance to racial segregation.Pocket Bios are full of personality, introducing readers to fascinating fig... + Read More
On a sunny August morning in 2016, a baby sea otter was found washed up on the sand. Orphaned and sick, Rialto was taken to the Seattle Aquarium, where his dedicated caretakers nursed him back to health and taught him how to be an otter. Soon, the charming Rialto was stealing hearts as he played with toys made of ide, swam in his very own pool, ate tasty clams, and floated on his back.Learn about Rialto's rescue--and how you can help to save this endangered species--in this book by theSeattle Timesreporter and photographer who chronicled his st... + Read More
Series: Water LandLand and Water Forms Around the WorldHardcoverChristy Hale9781250152442$23.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 3 - 6May 22, 2018
A lake turns into an island.A cozy bay into a secluded cape.A gulf with sea turtles transforms into a peninsula surrounded by pirate ships.This unique information book for the very young switches between bodies of water and corresponding land masses with the simple turn of a page. Readers will delight as the story ofWater Landunfolds and will see just how connected the earth and the water really are.This book has Common Core connections.
Series: Do Not Lick This BookHardcoverIdan Ben-Barak9781250175366$22.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jun 05, 2018
Min is a microbe. She is small.Very small.In fact, so small that you’d need to look through a microscope to see her. Or you can simply open this book and take Min on an adventure to amazing places she’s never seen before—like the icy glaciers of your tooth or the twisted, tangled jungle of your shirt. Written by Idan Ben-Barak, with illustrations from Julian Frost, Do Not Lick This Book is perfect for anyone who wants to take a closer look at the world.
The bold story of Katherine Johnson, an African-American mathematician who worked for NASA during the space race and was depicted in the filmHidden Figures.You've likely heard of the historic Apollo 13 moon landing. But do you know about the mathematical genius who made sure that Apollo 13 returned safely home?As a child, Katherine Johnson loved to count. She counted the steps on the road, the number of dishes and spoons she washed in the kitchen sink, everything! Boundless, curious, and excited by calculations, young Katherine longed to know a... + Read More
Series: Pass Go and Collect $200The Real Story of How Monopoly Was InventedHardcoverTanya Lee Stone9781627791687$24.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 5 - 9Jul 17, 2018
Boldness, imagination, and ruthless competition combine in Tanya Lee Stone and Steven Salerno'sPass Go and Collect $200, a riveting picture book history of Monopoly, one of the world's most famous games.In the late 1800s lived Lizzie Magie, a clever and charismatic woman with a strong sense of justice. Waves of urban migration drew Lizzie’s attention to rising financial inequality. One day she had an idea: create a game that shows the unfairness of the landlord-tenant relationship. But game players seemed to have the most fun pretending to be w... + Read More
Series: Eric Carle and Friends' What's Your FavoriteWhat's Your Favorite Bug?HardcoverEric Carle9781250151759$23.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jul 31, 2018
In this companion toWhat's Your Favorite Animal? andWhat’s Your FavoriteColor?, Eric Carle and fourteen other beloved children's book artists illustrate their favorite bugs and explain why they love them.Everybody has a favorite bug. Some like shiny, colorful beetles or busy ants or soft pale moths best. Others prefer spindly walking sticks or fuzzy caterpillars that turn into bright butterflies. With beautiful illustrations and charming personal stories, 15 children's book artists share their favorite bugs and why they love them.What's Your Fa... + Read More
Series: VividPoems & Notes About ColorHardcoverJulie Paschkis9781250122292$23.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jul 31, 2018
Playful poems and facts celebrate the colors of the rainbow in this beautiful nonfiction picture book.Orange you sweet? Orange you plump and juicy? Orange you my favorite fruit?Hey - you’re a tangerine!B-lime-y.With information about the science of sight and perception, pigment origins in art and textiles, colloquial expressions and word associations, there's so much to see in each vivid spread—a wonderfully sensory read.- GODWIN BOOKS -
Series: Howard and the MummyHoward Carter and the Search for King Tut's TombHardcoverTracey Fern9780374303051$23.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Aug 07, 2018
A captivating picture book biography about Howard Carter, the discoverer of King Tut's tomb in 1922.Howard Carter was obsessed with mummies. He met his first when he was a boy in England and lived near a mansion filled with Egyptian artifacts. Howard dreamed of discovering a mummy himself—especially a royal mummy in its tomb, complete with all its treasures. When he was seventeen, he took a job with the Egypt Exploration Fund and was sent to Egypt to learn about archaeology and excavation sites. And his mummy hunt was on! Howard discovered many... + Read More
Series: Spring After SpringHow Rachel Carson Inspired the Environmental MovementHardcoverStephanie Roth Sisson9781626728196$23.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Aug 14, 2018
From Stephanie Roth Sisson, the creator ofStar Stuff,comes a picture book biography of Rachel Carson, the iconic environmentalist who fought to keep the sounds of nature from going silent.As a child, Rachel Carson lived by the rhythms of the natural world. Spring after spring, year after year, she observed how all living things are connected. And as an adult, Rachel watched and listened as the natural world she loved so much began to fall silent.Spring After Spring traces Rachel’s journey as scientist and writer, courageously speaking truth to ... + Read More