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Z Is for Moose

Kelly Bingham · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Caldecott Medalist Paul O. Zelinsky illustrates Kelly Bingham's outrageously funny, critically acclaimed, and boundary-breaking story about a moose, a zebra, and the alphabet! Zebra wants to put on a show as simple as ABC, but Zebra's friend Moose has other (unexpected and hilarious)...

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I Stink!

Kate McMullan · University of the Fraser Valley
Pages: 40
Format: Paperback

Know what I do at night while you're asleep?

Eat your trash, that's what!

With ten wide tires, one really big appetite, and an even bigger smell, this truck's got it all. His job? Eating your garbage and loving every stinky second of it!

And you thought nighttime was just...

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Old Black Fly

Jim Aylesworth · Reddick Library
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Nothing drives a family crazy faster than an old black fly on a hot summer day, especially when the family's a little crazy already. And this fly is as bad as they come. He knows every low-down trick in the book--and won't rest until he's gone through them all.

He ate on the crust
of...

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The Dangerous Alphabet

Neil Gaiman · Harper
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

A is for Always, that's where we embark . . .

Two children, treasure map in hand, and their pet gazelle sneak past their father, out of their house, and into a world beneath the city, where monsters and pirates roam.

Will they find the treasure? Will they make it out alive?

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A Gardener's Alphabet

Mary Azarian · Houghton Mifflin
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

With her signature woodblock prints, the Caldecott medalist Mary Azarian invites readers into her own garden to discover its simple joys. Revealing the variety of life underground, the bright comfort of a greenhouse on a winter's day, or the anticipation of starting seeds indoors in early...
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E-mergency!

Tom Lichtenheld · Chronicle Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

It s an E-mergency! The letter E has fallen down the stairs and ended up in the hospital. Now the only way to get her back on her feet is for everyone to stop using her. But who will substitute for E? The other letters have to make a decision, ASAP. Z is too sleepy, P is always in the bathroom,...
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Animalia

Graeme Base · Abrams Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

This amazing alliterative "alphabet-alia" provides hours of fun for youngsters of all ages. "The fine art of the full-color alphabet bok is raised to new heights . . . Kids will love the outrageous illustrations, and get a kick out of the letter hunt."--Child Magazine.
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Alphabet City

Stephen Johnson · Puffin Books
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

A 1996 Caldecott Honor book!

The urban landscape will never look the same again. As Stephen T. Johnson demonstrates in a series of strikingly realistic pastels and watercolors, a simple sawhorse can contain the letter "A"--while lampposts alongside a highway can form...
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LMNO Peas

Keith Baker · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Get ready to roll through the alphabet with a jaunty cast of busy little peas. Featuring a range of zippy characters from Acrobat Peas to Zoologist Peas, this delightful picture book highlights a variety of interests, hobbies, and careers - each one themed to a letter of the alphabet - and gives...
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The Handmade Alphabet

Laura Rankin · Harlequin
Pages: 158
Format: Hardcover

The language of signing communicated with lyrical clarity and creativity. To celebrate its expressiveness, artist Laura Rankin presents her striking interpretation of the manual alphabet. Here, the hand that signs "V" holds a valentine, "I" points to delicate icicles,...
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Eating the Alphabet

Lois Ehlert · Early Childhood Resource Center
Pages: 28
Format: Kit

While teaching upper- and lowercase letters to preschoolers, Ehlert introduces fruits and vegetables from around the world. A glossary at the end provides interesting facts about each food.
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The Turn-Around, Upside-Down Alphabet Book

Lisa Campbell Ernst · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Book

At every turn these letters are full of surprises. Imagine! What other things can you discover hiding in the alphabet?
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Dr. Seuss's ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book!

Dr. Seuss · Random House
Pages: 24
Format: Book

With Dr. Seuss as your guide, learning the alphabet is as easy as A, B, C.
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Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Bill Martin Jr. · Little Simon
Pages: 36
Format: Book

The complete edition of the bestselling children s favorite, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, " is now available as a Classic Board Book "A"" told B" "and B told C, "" I ll meet you at the top""of the coconut tree. " When all the letters of the alphabet...
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Professor Whiskerton Presents Steampunk ABC

Lisa Falkenstern · Amazon Childrens Pub
Pages: 32
Format: Book

In Professor Whiskerton Presents Steampunk ABC, two mice dressed in Victorian clothing use gadgets and found objects - each starting with a different letter of the alphabet - to build a fantastic steampunk surprise. A is for anvil; M is for monkey wrench; P is for periscope. Steampunk-inspired...

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D Is for Drinking Gourd: An African American Alphabet

Nancy I Sanders · Sleeping Bear Press
Pages: 40
Format: Book

The tapestry of American history is made up of countless threads marking the contributions of people from many different backgrounds and cultures. D is for Drinking Gourd: An African American Alphabet showcases many of the remarkable achievements of and contributions from African Americans...
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Shiver Me Letters: A Pirate ABC

June Sobel · Sandpiper
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

The captain of this brave and bumbling pirate crew has ordered them to capture the entire alphabet--and they'll walk the plank if they're missing a single letter Now these swashbuckling mateys are embarking on an alphabet adventure unlike any other, and they won't (ahem, "can't")...
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The Graphic Alphabet

David Pelletier · Orchard
Pages: 32
Format: Book

A graphical representation of the alphabet gives a new view of the letters, from the A that crumbles as an avalanche approaches to the D that glows with the light of the devil.
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SuperHero ABC

Bob McLeod · HarperCollins
Pages: 40
Format: Book

Silly and zany, and armed with the most unusual skills, the cast of superheroes that fill these pages will make learning your ABC's an out-of-this-world experience.

Meet Bubble-Man, who blows big bubbles at bullies; Laughing Lass, who laughs loudly at lawbreakers; and many more...

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An Annoying ABC

Barbara Bottner · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Imagine a preschool classroom with 25 cranky kids and one beleaguered teacher.

It only takes one small annoying act from Adelaide to set off a chain reaction of bad behavior. Dexter is drooling, Flora is fuming, Jasper is jeering, Kirby is kicking . . . and before you know it, Stella...
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Boo ABC: A to Z with the World's Cutest Dog

J.H. Lee · Chronicle Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

A is for Adorable, B is for Boo! The world's cutest dog takes on the ABCs, and his adventures are more precious than ever. Boo and his best friend Buddy are featured in their favorite situations and places alongside the letters of the alphabet. The ABCs have never been so furry - and fun!
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Bad Kitty

Nick Bruel · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Paperback

From the creator of The New York Times bestseller Boing! comes the riotous story of a cat gone berserk -- four times over an in alphabetical order each time. Kitty is not happy hen she's told that her favorite foods are all gone and all that's left are Asparagus, Beets,...

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If Rocks Could Sing: A Discovered Alphabet

Leslie McGuirk · Tricycle Press
Pages: 48
Format: Book

Amazing rocks, found on a stretch of beach near the author's home, comprise this unique alphabet book. A is for Addition, and there are rocks in the shape of real numbers, too. B is for Bird, and there is a bird rock on a nest with an egg. G is for Ghosts, and there is a host of rocks that...
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Alphabeasties and Other Amazing Types

Sharon Werner · Blue Apple Books
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

Declared a "thrilling spin through the alphabet" by Publishers Weekly (starred review) , this first book in Werner Design Werks' award-winning series turns letters into an artistic menagerie of animals - from Alligators to Zebra. It's a dazzling package of language arts,...

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Alligators All Around

Maurice Sendak · Harper Trophy
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

'An alligator jamboree, with all the letters ' A through Z.'

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