Series: ABC DreamHardcoverKim Krans9780553539295$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Jan 19, 2016
This stunning and innovative alphabet picture book will dazzle little ones and engage the adults who share it with them! Each page is dedicated to a letter, and clever alliterations are packed into each ink-and-watercolor spread. This gem comes to us from Kim Krans, the creator of The Wild Unknown—a lifestyle website offering prints, calendars, and more.Series Overview: 123 Dream, a counting book, is scheduled to follow in Fall 2016.
“[A] delightful look at the importance of compromise among friends.” — KirkusIdeal for all families who have ever heard (or said!) the words “Why can’t you both JUST GET ALONG?!”, here is the story of two young children with VERY different ideas of what they want to play. What starts with an innocent question (“What do you want to play?”) soon veers hilariously toward chaos, as two children engage in the age-old struggle of princesses, ponies, and ballet vs. dinosaurs, dragons, and race cars. Which child will win? Or will both find a way to pla... + Read More
Series: Bear Is Not TiredHardcoverCiara Gavin9780385754767$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Jan 12, 2016
For fans of Karma Wilson’s Bear Snores On comes a whimsical bedtime story about a bear who is absolutely, positively not sleepy at all…. Bear and his duck family do everything together. That is, until winter arrives. Bear is supposed to hibernate this time of year, but he doesn’t want to miss out on any of the fun. But can Bear really stay awake all winter long? Gentle humor and endearing illustrations bring a delightful twist to a bedtime routine that children and their parents will easily recognize.
Series: Beard in a BoxHardcoverBill Cotter9780553508352$23.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Apr 19, 2016
A hilarious father-son romp for fans of Don’t Push the Button! and Mustache Baby.A young boy longs for a beard like Dad’s, and when he discovers a hair-growth product called Beard in a Box, he must have it! He rips open the package, plants the beard seeds, and waits…And waits…And waits.Hilarious art and a feel-good ending make this the perfect Father’s Day gift for bearded and clean-shaven readers alike!“From the boy’s imaginings of what his beard will look like (and each beard’s accompanying attribute) to the hysterical vignettes showing him w... + Read More
Published in time for the 150th anniversary of her birth, this story stars a young Beatrix Potter, creator of The Tale of Peter Rabbit and many other classic children’s books. Master of the historical fiction picture book, Hopkinson takes readers back to Victorian England and the home of budding young artist and animal lover Beatrix Potter. When Beatrix brings home her neighbor’s pet guinea pig so that she can practice painting it, well…it dies! Now what? Written in the form of a “picture letter,” this charming, hilarious, and mostly true... + Read More
Series: Bringing the Outside InHardcoverMary McKenna Siddals9780449814307$23.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Feb 09, 2016
A rollicking book that reminds young readers to go outside and play! “We’re bringing the outside in, oh, bringing the outside in….” Nothing takes the place of splashing in a puddle or jumping into a pile of autumn leaves. Along with the mud and sand that gets tracked indoors come memories that live forever! Mary McKenna Siddals has written a joyous anthem that encourages children to play in the dirt. It will surely resonate with today’s overscheduled as well as sedentary kids, and their parents.
Series: Dad SchoolHardcoverRebecca Van Slyke9780385388955$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Apr 19, 2016
Where did Dad learn how to be the best father ever? At Dad School, of course! In this adorable kid’s-eye view of what would happen if Dad went to school, a little boy imagines a place where all dads learn their amazing skills, like giving piggyback rides and making giant sandwiches for lunch. With warm, silly illustrations and a fun role-reversal story in which dads act like kids, young readers will love imagining what would happen if their own dads went to Dad School. And don’t forget Mom: Look for the companion book, Mom School! “An amusin... + Read More
Series: Duck & GooseDuck & GooseHardcoverTad Hills9780375836114$23.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Jan 24, 2006
This extra special anniversary edition of the New York Times bestselling Duck & Goose picture book is an egg-citing addition to any young readers’ library. It’s an unforgettable children’s classic starring two beloved characters, and a must-have for any child’s home library. Meet Duck and Goose, two young birds who mistake a polka-dot ball for an egg and have to master the art of cooperation—and sharing—to take care of it. But friendship is not always easy, as proved in this funny, accessible story. Young readers will instantly recognize themse... + Read More
Series: A Friend for BoHardcoverElisabeth Zuniga9780553509984$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Jan 26, 2016
Fans of Tad Hills’s Duck & Goose books will feel right at home with A Friend for Bo, the story of a little rabbit who makes a new friend named Rollie! The only problem is that Rollie doesn’t like doing much. Not reading, not boating, and not even playing! How can Bo get his new friend to have some fun? And also…just what is Bo’s new friend? Well, his new friend is an egg, a fact that has gone right over Bo’s ears. Full of heart and humor, this endearing story proves that a true friendship can “hatch” at any moment!“A purchase worth making.” - S... + Read More
A hilarious picture book about a grumpy hippo, a persistent bird, and a delightful friendship! Bird wants to be Hippo’s friend! Hippo wants to be left alone. Bird makes a great hat for Hippo. He tells hilarious hippo jokes. He keeps the bugs away (can you say lunch!?). Hippo wants Bird to GO AWAY. But then the sky gets darker. And darker. Thunder crashes all around. Maybe Hippo could use a friend?
Series: Henry Wants More!HardcoverLinda Ashman9780385385121$23.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Jan 26, 2016
More games, more races, more tickles, more books—little Henry can’t get enough! When a toddler is armed with that useful word and the world is full of brand-new things, his family just doesn’t stand a chance. Follow Henry on his exhausting and all-too-familiar day filled with play…and a lot of love! Buoyant rhymes and charming illustrations strike a heartwarming note that will ring true with families of energetic little ones.
Series: Hey, Little AntHardcoverPhillip M. Hoose9781883672546$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Jul 01, 1998
What would you do if the ant you were about to step on looked up and started talking? Would you stop and listen? What if your friends saw you hesitate? That’s what happens in this funny, thought-provoking book. Originally a song by a father-daughter team, this conversation between two creatures, large and small, is bound to inspire important discussions. It might even answer that classic childhood question: To squish or not to squish?
Series: HillaryHardcoverJonah Winter9780553533880$23.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jan 05, 2016
In this beautiful and empowering picture-book biography of presidential nominee Hillary Rodham Clinton, New York Times bestselling author Winter and award-winning illustrator Colón illuminate her distinguished life and career. This stunning project follows Clinton from her early years as an outspoken student at Wellesley College and Yale Law School to marrying Bill Clinton and raising daughter Chelsea, to becoming First Lady of the United States and then a U.S. Senator and Secretary of State. Here is the inspiring story of the woman who may soo... + Read More
Series: How to Mend a HeartHardcoverSara Gillingham9780553510935$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Dec 22, 2015
A charming arts-and-crafts approach to dealing with first moments of heartbreak. Be it caused by a lost pet, a friend’s moving away, or even simple childhood injustice, Sara Gillingham (How to Grow a Friend) understands the gentle touch needed to soothe a sore heart. Her fresh and whimsical design makes an enticing vehicle for her advice.
Series: I Won a What?HardcoverAudrey Vernick9780553509939$23.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Apr 12, 2016
The hilarious and heartwarming story of a boy who tries to win a goldfish and winds up with FAR more than he bargained for… A young boy wins a humongous new pet at the carnival, and before long, they become fast friends. But his parents are skeptical. After all, Nuncio doesn’t even fit in the house! Will the gargantuan goldfish have to go? Or will the family find a way to give him the home he deserves? Fans of Sparky will flip for this whale of a tale from Audrey Vernick, author of Is Your Buffalo Ready for Kindergarten? and featuring illustrat... + Read More
Series: Hooray for KidsHardcoverSuzanne Lang9780553537833$23.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Mar 15, 2016
Every kid is a one-of-a-kind kid!Suzanne and Max Lang (Families, Families, Families!) bring us another joyful ode to diversity in this zippy rhyming celebration of kids of all stripes. Whether you’re a play-a-lot-of-ball kid, a hang-out-at-the-mall kid, a bake-delicious-pie kid, or an always-asking-why kid…when you read this book, you’ll be a laughing-till-you-cry kid! Children can find themselves in the hilarious menagerie and recognize their friends and classmates. The subtle anti-bullying message will make this a welcome addition to classroo... + Read More
Series: MoonhorseHardcoverMary Pope Osborne9780394889603$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Mar 01, 2016
“Osborne’s poetic text comes to mysterious life in Saelig’s dark, dreamy illustrations.” —Booklist From the author of the bestselling and beloved Magic Tree House series comes a brand-new edition of the lovely, lyrical bedtime story, 25 years after its original publication. Out of the night, the winged Moonhorse appears, and a young girl slips away from her sleeping father to join him. Together they ride past stars and night shadows, constellations and comets, as they pull the moon across the clear night sky. Moonhorse is a luminously ill... + Read More
Series: Mr. Hare's Big SecretHardcoverHannah Dale9780553538564$19.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Jan 26, 2016
Looking for the perfect read-aloud entertainment about friends helping friends?Mr. Hare has a secret: there are big, juicy cherries at the top of the tree, but he needs his friends’ help to get them down. One by one, he tricks each friend into dancing with him under the tree, until all the cherries fall to the ground and the forest friends have a great feast. Accumulation, sound words, repetition, and pure entertainment make this the perfect read-aloud book for adults and children to share.
Series: My Dog's a ChickenHardcoverSusan McElroy Montanari9780385384902$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Feb 09, 2016
Lula Mae wants a puppy, but times are hard and she’ll just have to make do. Her family has plenty of chickens, so she decides maybe a chicken can be a dog. Pookie, as Lula Mae names her, is an ordinary chicken, but Lula Mae thinks she is very doglike indeed. With a bow in Pookie’s hair, Lula Mae declares her a show dog. When she runs circles around the other chickens, Pookie is a shepherd dog. And when Cousin Tater sneaks up with a snake and Pookie starts bawk, bawk, bawking, well, she’s a guard dog, too. Then Lula Mae’s brother, Baby Berry,... + Read More
Series: My New Mom & MeHardcoverRenata Galindo9780553521344$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Mar 22, 2016
Here is a heartwarming and completely accessible story about adoption, diversity, and acceptance. Told from the point of view of a puppy who is adopted by a cat, this gentle and reassuring tale is perfect for very young readers and listeners. When the puppy comes to live with his new mom, he is nervous. After all, his mom has stripes and he doesn’t. But his mom says she likes that they look different, and soon the puppy likes it, too. (And who cares what anyone else thinks!) The puppy’s new mom does all the things other parents do. She pla... + Read More
Series: The Opposite ZooHardcoverIl Sung Na9780553511277$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 5Mar 08, 2016
From the creator of A Book of Sleep and A Book of Babies comes a beautiful new book of animals—and opposites! The sky is dark and the Opposite Zoo is CLOSED. But the monkey’s cage is OPEN! Time to explore… Follow the monkey as he visits all the animals in the zoo: fast and slow, big and small, noisy and quiet, soft and prickly! Filled with energetic illustrations, friendly animals, and a clear, simple text—all wrapped up in a gorgeous package—The Opposite Zoo is a fun and lively introduction to animals and opposites for the youngest picture... + Read More
Series: The World of Weird AnimalsPink Is For BlobfishDiscovering the World's Perfectly Pink AnimalsHardcoverJess Keating9780553512274$21.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 5 - 8Feb 02, 2016
Pinkalicious meets National Geographic in this nonfiction picture book introducing the weirdest, wildest, pinkest critters in the animal kingdom! Some people think pink is a pretty color. A fluffy, sparkly, princess-y color. But it’s so much more. Sure, pink is the color of princesses and bubblegum, but it’s also the color of monster slugs and poisonous insects. Not to mention ultra-intelligent dolphins, naked mole rats and bizarre, bloated blobfish. Isn’t it about time to rethink pink? Slip on your rose-colored glasses and take a walk on the w... + Read More
Series: QuackersHardcoverLiz Wong9780553511543$21.00JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Mar 22, 2016
A cat who thinks he’s a duck? He must be Quackers!! This quirky funny book is about standing out, fitting in, and building a life with room for all. Quackers is a duck. Sure, he may have paws and whiskers. And his quacks might sound more like...well, meows, but he lives among ducks, everyone he knows is a duck, and he's happy. Then Quackers meets another duck who looks like him (& talks like him, too!)—but he calls himself a cat. So silly! Quackers loves being among his new friends the cats, but he also misses his duck friends, and so he fi... + Read More
Series: Rose and the Wish ThingHardcoverCaroline Magerl9780553536171$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Mar 08, 2016
Rose feels alone in a new town. Everything is different and strange. She wishes, she searches, but she’s not even sure what for. Then, from somewhere far away, someone—or something—begins a journey. And maybe, just maybe, Rose and the Wish Thing will find each other. In an enchanting and poetic narrative with achingly beautiful illustrations, Rose and the Wish Thing celebrates the power of imagination and resilience, even when things seem too hard. It is a story that will stay with readers long after the last page is turned.“the universal emo... + Read More
Series: The Secret SubwayHardcoverShana Corey9780375870712$23.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Mar 08, 2016
From an acclaimed author and a New York Times Best Illustrated artist comes the fascinating, little-known—and true!—story of New York City’s first subway. New York City in the 1860s was a mess: crowded, disgusting, filled with garbage. You see, way back in 1860, there were no subways, just cobblestone streets. That is, until Alfred Ely Beach had the idea for a fan-powered train that would travel underground. On February 26, 1870, after fifty-eight days of drilling and painting and plastering, Beach unveiled his masterpiece—and throngs of visi... + Read More
A New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s BookA New York Public Library Best Book for Kids, 2016Told from the perspective of the tree outside Anne Frank’s window—and illustrated by a Caldecott Honor artist—this book introduces her story in a gentle and incredibly powerful way to a young audience. The tree in the courtyard was a horse chestnut. Her leaves were green stars; her flowers foaming cones of white and pink. Seagulls flocked to her shade. She spread roots and reached skyward in peace. The tree watched a little girl, who played and... + Read More
This peek-through picture book featuring an owl and his friends is the perfect spring-time tale! New York Public Library’s 100 Best Books for Kids 2016!Through a hole in the book’s cover, an owl invites you inside to meet a majestic tree and all its forest inhabitants during the changing seasons. With clever peekaboo holes throughout, each page reveals a new set of animals playing and living in the tree—baby bears frolicking in the spring, bees buzzing around apples in the summer, squirrels storing nuts in the fall, and finally the lone owl kee... + Read More
Series: Where My Feet GoHardcoverBirgitta Sif9780553511642$21.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 5Feb 16, 2016
A young panda’s feet walk, run, swing, and splash through the day in this charming story for preschoolers that is also an ode to imaginative play, perfect for fans of the Chu’s Day books. Meet Little Panda. He’s awake and ready for adventure. Where will his feet take him? Do they walk a normal walk down a normal street? Or will they find a new way to carry him through the day? Maybe a tree branch can be a shaky bridge. A sandbox a desert. A bath an underwater adventure. Maybe little feet can go anywhere…. There’s a whole world to explore! You... + Read More
Legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel worked with such greats as Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle; he led the New York Yankees to a record-breaking TEN pennants and SEVEN World Series in twelve years; he invented “platooning,” a way to use players that revolutionized the game; he was a prankster who became famous for sayings like “Everybody line up alphabetically according to your height.” The brains behind any baseball team is its manager…and here’s a picture-book biography about the best, most beloved and entertaining manager in history!“A... + Read More
Series: A Boy Named FDRHow Franklin D. Roosevelt Grew Up to Change AmericaPaperbackKathleen Krull9781101932513$10.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 6 - 9Jan 12, 2016
Franklin D. Roosevelt was born into one of the wealthiest families in America, yet this ultimate rich kid grew up to do more for ordinary Americans than any other president. This appealing picture book biography shows how, from childhood on, FDR was compassionate, cheerful, determined, and enormously likable. Though he had private tutors as a young boy and later attended an elite boys' school, he played pranks and had down-to-earth fun just like any boy today. Kathleen Krull's animated picture book biography focuses on FDR's childhood years t... + Read More
Series: Doug UnpluggedPaperbackDan Yaccarino9780375859212$10.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 5 - 9Mar 08, 2016
Doug is a robot. His parents want him to be smart, so each morning they plug him in and start the information download. After a morning spent learning facts about the city, Doug suspects he could learn even more about the city by going outside and exploring it. And so Doug…unplugs. What follows is an exciting day of adventure and discovery. Doug learns amazing things by doing and seeing and touching and listening—and above all, by interacting with a new friend.Dan Yaccarino’s funny story of robot rebellion is a great reminder that sometimes the... + Read More
Series: Piano Starts HereThe Young Art TatumPaperbackRobert A. Parker9780553533927$10.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Jan 26, 2016
Regardless of whether they’ve heard of jazz or Art Tatum, young readers will appreciate how Parker uses simple, lyrical storytelling and colorful, energetic ink-and-wash illustrations to show the world as young Art Tatum might have seen it. Tatum came from modest beginnings and was nearly blind, but his passion for the piano and his acute memory for any sound that he heard drove him to become a virtuoso who was revered by both classical and jazz pianists alike. Included in the back matter is a biography and bibliography.From the Hardcover... + Read More
Bestselling Caldecott Honor artist Lane Smith and legendary author Florence Parry Heide have teamed up to create an unforgettable princess sure to charm and delight young readers. Princess Hyacinth has a problem: she floats. And so the king and queen have pebbles sewn into the tops of her socks, and force her to wear a crown encrusted with the heaviest jewels in the kingdom to keep her earthbound. But one day, Hyacinth comes across a balloon man and decides to take off all her princess clothes, grab a balloon, and float free. Hooray! Alas,... + Read More
A little girl is shopping in a grocery store when—surprise!—she meets a dinosaur. Don’t worry. The dinosaur is very friendly. She’s polite, too. In this funny story, told in lilting read-aloud rhyme, the girl has numerous opportunities to be helpful to the clumsy shopping dino and demonstrate when to say “thank you,” “excuse me,” “I’m sorry,” “You’re welcome,” and other niceties of life. Tim Bowers’s whimsical illustrations bring an extra dimension of fun to Judy Sierra’s hilarious picture book fantasy. Altogether, Suppose You Meet a Dinosaur i... + Read More
Series: We Planted a TreePaperbackDiane Muldrow9780553539035$10.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Feb 23, 2016
Perfect for springtime reading! In this poetic picture book with environmental themes, illustrated by award-winning artist Bob Staake, two young families in two very different parts of the world each plant a tree. As the trees flourish, so do the families…while trees all over the world help clean the air, enrich the soil, and give fruit and shade. With a nod to Kenya’s successful Green Belt Movement, Diane Muldrow’s elegant text celebrates the life and hope that every tree—from Paris to Brooklyn to Tokyo—brings to our planet. Now in paperbac... + Read More
In this striking picture book biography, an old-timer tells us what made Sandy Koufax such an amazing baseball player. We learn that the beginning of his career with the Brooklyn Dodgers was rocky, that he was shy with his teammates, and experienced discrimination as one of the only Jews in the game. We hear that he actually quit, only to return the next season—different—firing one rocket after another over the plate. We watch him refuse to play in the 1965 World Series because it is a Jewish high holy day. And we see him in pain because o... + Read More
Many believe baseball great Willie Mays to be the best player that ever lived. He hit 660 home runs (fourth best of all time), had a lifetime batting average of .302, and is second only to Babe Ruth on The Sporting News’s list of “Baseball’s 100 Greatest Players.” In Jonah Winter and Terry Widener’s fascinating picture book biography, young readers can follow Mays’s unparalleled career from growing up in Birmingham, Alabama, to playing awe-inspiring ball in the Negro Leagues and then the Majors, where he was center fielder for the New York (lat... + Read More
Series: Big Bright & Early Board BookThe Foot BookBoard bookDr. Seuss9780553536300$8.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 0 - 3Jan 12, 2016
One of the bestselling Big Bright and Early Board Book by Dr. Seuss, now in a larger trim size! This super-simple, super-sturdy board book edition of The Foot Book—Dr. Seuss’s classic book about opposites—is now available in a bigger trim size! An abridged version of the original Bright and Early Book by Dr. Seuss, it’s the perfect way for babies and toddlers to step into the world of Dr. Seuss!
Series: Big Bright & Early Board BookThe Eye BookBoard bookDr. Seuss9780553536317$8.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) to 3Jan 12, 2016
A classic Big Bright and Early Board Book by Dr. Seuss, now in a larger trim size! This super-simple, super-sturdy board book edition of The Eye Book—Dr. Seuss’s hilarious ode to eyes—gives little ones a whole new appreciation for all the wonderful things to be seen! With charming illustrations by Joe Mathieu and a new bigger size trim, this abridged version of the original Bright and Early Book is perfect for babies and toddlers.Series Overview: Big Bright and Early Board Books are super sturdy, simplified board book editions of classic Brig... + Read More
A new oversized bilingual edition of Are You My Mother? Now available in a larger size trim to accommodate the English and Spanish text, this bilingual edition of P. D. Eastman’s beloved Beginner Book Are You My Mother? is perfect for Spanish speakers and English speakers to enjoy in two languages! Newly translated by Teresa Mlawer—one of the most respected figures in Hispanic publishing—this classic beginning reader about a baby bird in search of his mother is ideal for baby showers, Mother’s Day, and happy occasions of all kinds!¡Una nueva ... + Read More
Una nueva traducción al español de Are You My Mother?Esta edición en español de Are You My Mother?, la historia de un pajarito que busca a su mamá, brinda la oportunidad a millones de hispanoparlantes de leer esta entrañable historia de P.D. Eastman en su propio idioma. Traducido por Teresa Mlawer, una de las figuras más respetadas en el mundo editorial en español, este clásico recrea el eterno vínculo que existe entre una madre y su hijo. El regalo ideal para futuras mamás, el Día de la Madre o cualquier ocasión especial. An all-new Spanish ... + Read More
A book that kids can write (and draw) in about their dreams for tomorrow—with a little help from Dr. Seuss!This hardcover collectible activity book based on Oh, the Places You’ll Go! has the easy-to-read and easy-to-fill-in style of Dr. Seuss’s classic My Book About Me. Elementary school–age children will be excited to write—and draw—about their dreams for tomorrow. Includes quotes from Oh, the Places You’ll Go!, simple writing activities, yes and no questions, unfinished images for kids to complete, mazes, and space for family and friends to s... + Read More
A slipcased set of classics: one to read, and one to write (and draw) in—with a little help from Dr. Seuss! Oh, what a great gift! This sturdy, slipcased set includes a jacketed hardcover copy of Dr. Seuss’s Oh, the Places You’ll Go! plus the hardcover activity book Oh, the Places I’ll Go! By ME, Myself. A perennial favorite, Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise graduation speech about life’s ups and downs. An ideal send-off for children starting out in the world, it has a message that will resonate throughout their lives... + Read More
Series: Step into ReadingDr. Seuss: The Great DoodlerPaperbackKate Klimo9780553497601$5.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 5 - 8Jan 26, 2016
A Step 3 Biography Reader about Theodor Geisel and his transformation from a doodler into the beloved Dr. Seuss. Little Ted Geisel always had a sketchpad and pencil in hand. He was a Boy Scout with a penchant for creating zany creatures. He grew up with a love of books and words from his mother, and his inventor father spawned a wildly imaginative and perfectionist side. It’s no wonder that these qualities led to the beloved work of Dr. Seuss, the Great Doodler. Follow his career as an ad man, political cartoonist, creator of forty-five indel... + Read More
Series: Step into ReadingDr. Seuss: The Great DoodlerHardcoverKate Klimo9781101935514$16.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 5 - 8Jan 26, 2016
A Biography about Theodor Geisel and his transformation from a doodler into the beloved Dr. Seuss. Little Ted Geisel always had a sketchpad and pencil in hand. He was a Boy Scout with a penchant for creating zany creatures. He grew up with a love of books and words from his mother, and his inventor father spawned a wildly imaginative and perfectionist side. It’s no wonder that these qualities led to the beloved work of Dr. Seuss, the Great Doodler. Follow his career as an ad man, political cartoonist, creator of forty-five indelible children’... + Read More
Series: Cat in the Hat's Lrning LibryHigh? Low? Where Did It Go?All About Animal CamouflageHardcoverTish Rabe9780449814963$12.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 5 - 8Mar 22, 2016
The Cat looks at animals that are not easy to see! The Cat in the Hat introduces young readers to the concept of camouflage—a type of adaptation that helps animals survive. Children will learn how some animals change color to blend in with their surroundings, how some disguise themselves by matching the shape or texture of their environment, and how others use their coloring to make it hard for predators to see the outlines of their bodies. Examples include well-known animals like zebras, crocodiles, polar bears, and penguins, as well as less... + Read More
Series: Little Golden BookAnimal FriendsHardcoverJane Werner Watson9780553536423$5.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 5Jan 12, 2016
A beloved 1950s Little Golden Book about animal homes is back in print! In this sweet story about animal homes, a cat, a dog, a bird, a turtle, a bunny, a chick, and a squirrel all live together in a little house in the woods. They get along nicely when it comes to being quiet at nap time and keeping the house neat, but they just can’t agree on what to eat! After a meeting by the fire, the animals come up with a solution—and soon they’re all saying, “At last I’ve found the best home of all, the very best home for me.”
Series: Little Golden BookBella's New BabyHardcoverSue Fliess9780553510645$5.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 5Jan 12, 2016
A Little Golden Book about a happy family milestone: a new baby! When Bella hears she’s going to be a big sister, she pictures all the fun she’ll have with a sweet baby girl. But the new baby turns out to be a boy! Bella is disappointed at first—until she holds him for the first time and imagines how wonderful life will be with a baby brother.
Series: Little Golden BookHow Do Giraffes Take Naps?HardcoverDiane Muldrow9780553513332$5.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 5Jan 12, 2016
It’s naptime in the animal kingdom, and everyone from puppies to giraffes is curling up to get some rest. Whether it’s snoozing under the sea or nesting high in the trees, little ones will enjoy learning about the various ways their favorite animals get their sleep. From the New York Times bestselling author Diane Muldrow (Everything I Need to Know series) and beloved illustrator David Walker (Bears on Chairs).