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Amelia Bedelia Takes the Cake

Parish, Herman · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Learn to read with young Amelia Bedelia! Amelia Bedelia has been loved by readers for more than fifty years, and it turns out that her childhood is full of silly mix-ups, too! The star of the best-selling picture book series now has her own Level 1 I Can Read series that will keep newly...
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A Bad Case Of Stripes

Shannon, David · Blue Sky Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

"What we have here is a bad case of stripes. One of the worst I've ever seen!"Camilla Cream loves lima beans, but she never eats them. Why? Because the other kids in her school don't like them. And Camilla Cream is very, very worried about what other people think of her....
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Bats at the Beach

Lies, Brian · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Quick, call out! Tell all you can reach: the night is just perfect for bats at the beach! So pack your buckets, banjos, and blankets - don't forget the moon-tan lotion - and wing with this bunch of fuzzy bats to where foamy sea and soft sand meet. Brian Lies's enchanting art and cheery...
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Bats at the Library

Lies, Brian · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Houghton Mifflin Company Another inky evening's here - The air is cool and calm and clear.Can it be true? Oh, can it be?Yes! - Bat Night at the library!Join the free-for-all fun at the public library with these book-loving bats! Shape shadows on walls, frolic in the water fountain,...
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Bats in the Band

Lies, Brian · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The look on our faces is easy to read: a little night music is just what we need! A late-spring night sky fills with bats flocking to a theater, already echoing and booming with delightful sounds of music. Bat music - plunky banjoes, bat-a-tat drums, improvised instruments, country ballads,...
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Before She was Harriet

Cline-Ransome, Lesa · Holiday House
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A lush and lyrical biography of Harriet Tubman, written in verse and illustrated by an award-winning artist.We know her today as Harriet Tubman, but in her lifetime she was called by many names. As General Tubman she was a Union spy. As Moses she led hundreds to freedom on the Underground...
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Blueberries for Sal

McCloskey, Robert · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 55
Format: Hardcover

Caldecott Honor BookWhat happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub? A beloved classic is born!Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk! Sal and her mother a picking blueberries to can for the winter. But when Sal wanders to the other side of Blueberry Hill, she discovers a mama bear...
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A Boy and a Jaguar

Rabinowitz, Alan · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Alan loves animals, but the great cat house at the Bronx Zoo makes him sad. Why are they all alone in empty cages? Are they being punished? More than anything, he wants to be their champion - their voice - but he stutters uncontrollably.Except when he talks to animals ... Then he is fluent.Follow...
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Call Me Tree / Llamame arbol

Christina Gonzalez, Maya · Children's Book Press
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

In this spare, lyrically written story, we join a child on a journey of self-discovery. Finding a way to grow from the inside out, just like a tree, the child develops as an individual comfortable in the natural world and in relationships with others. The child begins Within / The deep...
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Corduroy

Freeman, Don · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 28
Format: Hardcover

"The classic bear stands the test of time with an anniversary edition. Corduroy is still as warm and sweet a story as when it was first written 50 years ago." - Seira Wilson, Amazon EditorCorduroy was first introduced to readers in 1968, and in the fifty years since, his adventures...
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Dino-Racing

Lisa Wheeler · Carolrhoda Books
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

In this installment of dino competition, meat eaters face off against plant eaters in three high-speed auto events: drag racing, off-road racing, and stock-car racing. Lisa Wheeler's rhymes explore thoughtful questions such as: Which dinosaurs would make the best chasers for support...
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Dinosaur Kisses

Stein, David Ezra · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

For newly hatched dinosaur Dinah, the world is an exciting place. There is so much to see and do. She tries this - STOMP! And she tries that - CHOMP! Then she sees a kiss and knows just what she wants to try next. Who can she kiss? And after a few disastrous attempts, can she figure...
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Fancy Nancy: The 100th Day of School

O'Connor, Jane · HarperCollins
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

With the 100th day of school just around the corner, Nancy finds herself utterly stumped. She can't think of anything exciting, special, or imaginative enough to bring in to class to commemorate the day. Just as Nancy begins to lose hope, she finds inspiration from an unexpected source...
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Fancy Nancy: Super Secret Surprise Party

O'Connor, Jane · HarperCollins
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Join Fancy Nancy as she plans a surprise party in New York Times bestselling team Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser's beginning reader Fancy Nancy: Super Secret Surprise Party.Shh! Fancy Nancy and her classmates are planning a surprise party - that means it's top secret!...
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Friendshape

Rosenthal, Amy Krouse · Scholastic Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The bestselling creators of EXCLAMATION MARK! introduce a triangle, circle, square, and rectangle who celebrate the gift of friendship.Friends shape who we are. They make us laugh. They fill us with fun. They stand by us during life's up and downs. And even when we disagree with our friends,...
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Frog and Toad All Year

Lobel, Arnold · Harper & Row
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

In winter, spring, summer, and fall, Frog and Toad are always together. From sledding in winter to eating ice cream on hot summer days, these two friends have fun the whole year round!The beloved classic Frog and Toad stories by Arnold Lobel have won numerous awards and honors, including...
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Frog and Toad Together

Lobel, Arnold · Harper & Row
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

The beloved classic about friendship - a Newbery Honor Book!Frog and Toad are best friends - they do everything together. When Toad admires the flowers in Frog's garden, Frog gives him seeds to grow a garden of his own. When Toad bakes cookies, Frog helps him eat them. And when both...
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Giraffes Can't Dance

Parker-Rees, Guy · Orchard Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

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Grandma's Tiny House

JaNay Brown-Wood · Charlesbridge
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This sweet, rhyming counting book introduces young readers to numbers one through fifteen as Grandma's family and friends fill her tiny house on Brown Street. Neighbors, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and grandkids crowd into the house and pile it high with treats for a family feast....
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Groovy Joe: Ice Cream & Dinosaurs

Litwin, Eric · Orchard Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Groovy Joe was living the dream. He had a spoon and tub of doggy ice cream. And he started to sing:Love my doggy ice cream! Love my doggy ice cream! Eric Litwin, author of the bestselling and beloved Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes, and bestselling artist Tom Lichtenheld, illustrator...
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Honey... Honey... Lion! A Story from Africa

Brett, Jan · Putnam
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The African plains provide a stunning environment for Jan Brett's latest animal adventure. For as long as anyone can remember, the honeyguide bird and the African honey badger have been partners when it comes to honey:Honeyguide finds the honeycomb, Badger breaks it open, and they share...
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Horrible Bear!

Dyckman, Ame · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Bear didn't mean to break a little girl's kite, but she's upset anyway--upset enough to shout "HORRIBLE BEAR!" Bear is indignant. He doesn't think he's horrible! Then Bear gets a truly Horrible Bear idea. What will he do next? As Bear prepares to live up to his formerly...
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How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food?

Teague, Mark · The Blue Sky Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

How does a dinosaur eat all his food?Does he burp, does he belch, or make noises quite rude?Does he pick at his cereal, throw down his cup,hoping to make someone else pick it up? Just like kids, dinosaurs have a difficult time learning to behave at the table. However, with a little help...
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How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon?

Teague, Mark · Blue Sky Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The bestselling, award-winning team of Yolen and Teague are back with another playful dinosaur tale--this time about a sick dinosaur child who catches the flu and must go to the doctor.What if a dinosaur catches the flu?Does he whimper and whine between each "At-choo"?Does he drop...
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How Do Dinosaurs Go To School?

Jane Yolen · The Blue Sky Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The bestselling, award-winning team of Yolen and Teague are back with another dinosaur tale--a fourth full-length picture book about how dinosaurs behave at school.Everyone's favorite dinosaurs are back--and this time they are going to school. More fun dinosaur antics await. These prehistoric...
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How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight?

Teague, Mark · Blue Sky Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Substituting children for dinosaurs, Jane Yolen explores a world where dinosaurs are animated and with nightly routines. These anthropomorphized reptillians (a cast of 10) run the spectrum...
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I'm My Own Dog

Stein, David Ezra · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Many dogs have human owners. Not this dog. He fetches his own slippers, curls up at his own feet, and gives himself a good scratch. But there is one spot, in the middle of his back, that he just can't reach. So one day, he lets a human scratch it. And the poor little fella follows him home....
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Interrupting Chicken

Stein, David Ezra · Candlewick
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

It's time for the little red chicken's bedtime story - and a reminder from Papa to try not to interrupt. But the chicken can't help herself! Whether the tale is Hansel and Grettel or Little Red Riding Hood or even Chicken Little, she jumps into the story to save its hapless...
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Ling & Ting: Twice as Silly

Grace Lin · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Ling & Ting are twins. They like to be silly. They like to tell jokes. Most of all, they like to laugh together. Laugh with Ling & Ting!The beloved twins from the Geisel Honor book Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same! and Ling & Ting Share a Birthday are back to share their...
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Little Blue Truck

Schertle, Alice · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Beep! Beep! Beep! Meet Blue. A muddy country road is no match for this little pick up--that is, until he gets stuck while pushing a dump truck out of the muck. Luckily, Blue has made a pack of farm animal friends along his route. And they're willing to whatever it takes to get their...
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The Little Engine That Could

Watty Piper · Philomel Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

THE ALL-TIME CLASSIC, RE-ILLUSTRATED BY THE CREATOR OF OTIS!Everyone loves The Little Engine That Could, that classic tale of the determined little engine that, despite its size, triumphantly pulls a train full of toys to the waiting children on the other side of a mountain.Now the great...
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Llama Llama Loves to Read

Dewdney, Anna · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Anna Dewdney's Bestselling Llama Llama series continues with Llama learning to read!Llama Llama learns at school. Counting, writing, reading, rules. Friends and school -- there's nothing better. Llama learning all the letters!Anna Dewdney's beloved Llama Llama is growing up and learning...
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Love

de la Pena, Matt · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

"Love can be found in many areas of our life--in music, in nature, in the people around us. This beautiful picture book, created by an award-winning author/illustrator duo, celebrates the many ways love buoys us throughout our lives. A comforting and thoughtful book to keep on a child's...
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Mixed Me!

Diggs, Taye · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Mom and Dad say I'm a blend of dark and light:"We mixed you perfectly, and got you just right."Mike has awesome hair. He has LOTS of energy! His parents love him. And Mike is a PERFECT blend of the two of them.Still, Mike has to answer LOTS of questions about being mixed....
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My Teacher Is a Monster!

Brown, Peter · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A young boy named Bobby has the worst teacher. She's loud, she yells, and if you throw paper airplanes, she won't allow you to enjoy recess. She is a monster! Luckily, Bobby can go to his favorite spot in the park on weekends to play. Until one day... he finds his teacher there!...
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Nana in the City

Castillo, Lauren · Clarion Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

In this magical picture book, a young boy spends an overnight visit with his nana and is frightened to find that the city where she lives is filled with noise and crowds and scary things. But then Nana makes him a special cape to help him be brave, and soon the everyday sights, sounds,...
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National Geographic Readers: Ponies

Marsh, Laura · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Ponies is replete with brilliant photographs and catchy content that will both teach and entertain. Children will be captivated as they watch a brand new baby foal walk within minutes of being born then quickly turn into one of the most graceful animals on Earth. Like all of our level 1 readers...
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National Geographic Readers: Slither, Snake!

Alinsky, Shelby · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

Meet different kinds of snakes! Find out where they live and what they do. Through engaging text features, such as the vocabulary tree and the wrap-up activity, kids will be introduced to vocabulary in concept groups - helping them make connections between words and expanding their understanding...
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National Geographic Readers: Storms!

Goin, Miriam Busch · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Storms are SCARY! But it's cool to understand what's going on when Mother Nature gets angry. Why does the wind howl? Why does it rain for days? How do rivers overflow? Thunder and lightening, monsoons, hurricanes, tornadoes... the facts and photos in this book will blow you away!
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National Geographic Readers: Trains

Shields, Amy · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Choo Choo! Kids love trains! Especially the old-timey steam engines found in amusement parks and zoos. But what about a super-speeder in Japan that zooms on the track at 361 miles per hour? Or the world's longest freight train, stretching on for a whopping 4.6 miles? Or futuristic railways...
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Pearl

Molly Idle · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Sometimes the tiniest light can shine the brightestLike the other mermaids of the deep, Pearl longs to care for the endless beaches, coral reefs, and towering kelp forests of her vast ocean world. So when her mother asks her to tend to a mere grain of sand, Pearl is heartbroken. It takes...
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The Pout-Pout Fish

Diesen, Deborah · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLERDeep in the water,Mr. Fish swims aboutWith his fish face stuckIn a permanent pout.Can his pals cheer him up?Will his pout ever end?Is there something he can learnFrom an unexpected friend?Swim along with the pout-pout fish as he discovers that being glum and spreading...
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Red Knit Cap Girl and the Reading Tree

Stoop, Naoko · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

This new adventure with Red Knit Cap Girl and her friends uses simple prose and radiant illustrations to shine a light on the joy of reading and the importance of working together.One day Red Knit Cap Girl and her friends discover a hollow tree in the middle of the forest. What can be done...
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A Sick Day for Amos McGee

Stead, Philip C. · ROARING BROOK PR
Format: Hardcover

The Best Sick Day Ever and the animals in the zoo feature in this striking picture book debut. Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In Amos McGee's case, all sorts of species, too! Every day he spends a little bit of time with each of his friends at the zoo, running races...
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Stellaluna 25th Anniversary Edition

Janell Cannon · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Knocked from her mother's safe embrace by an attacking owl, Stellaluna lands headfirst in a bird's nest. This adorable baby fruit bat's world is literally turned upside down when she is adopted by the occupants of the nest and adapts to their peculiar bird habits. Two pages...
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Thank You, Omu!

Mora, Oge · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

that's perfect for fans of Last Stop on Market Street and Extra Yarn as well as for the Thanksgiving season, a generous woman is rewarded by her community.Everyone in the neighborhood dreams of a taste of Omu's delicious stew! One by one, they follow their noses toward the scrumptious...
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You Don't Want a Unicorn

Ame Dyckman · Hachette Book Group
Format: Audio CD

Be careful what pet you wish for in the newest picture book from fan-favorite author Ame Dyckman and rising-star illustrator Liz Climo. When a little boy throws a coin in a well asking for a pet unicorn, he has no idea what kind of trouble he's in for. Unbeknownst to him, unicorns make...
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YOU WILL BE MY FRIEND!

Brown, Peter · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Today is the day the exuberant Lucy is going to make a new friend! But she finds it's harder than she had thought--she accidentally ruins the giraffe's breakfast and is much too big for the frogs' pond. Just when she's about to give up, an unexpected friend finds her, and loves...
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