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A Color of His Own

Leo Lionni · Knopf
Pages: 30
Format: Print book

Elephants are gray. Pigs are pink. Only the chameleon has no color of his own. He is purple like the heather, yellow like a lemon, even black and orange striped like a tiger! Then one day a chameleon has an idea to remain one color forever by staying on the greenest leaf he can find. But in the autumn,...
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Still Stuck

SHINSUKE YOSHITAKE · Abrams Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Getting dressed and undressed can be difficult, especially for little ones. While getting ready for a bath one evening, a little boy gets stuck in his clothes. He panics and starts to fear what life would be like if he never got unstuck. How will he play outside? How will he stop the cat from...
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Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?

Bill Martin Jr. · Henry Holt and Co.
Format: Hardcover

What will you hear when you read this book to a preschool child?Lots of noise!Children will chant the rhythmic words. They'll make the sounds the animals make. And they'll pretend to be the zoo animals featured in the book-- look at the last page!Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle are two of the most...
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Llama Llama Misses Mama

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

Strange new teacher.Strange new toys.Lots of kids and lots of noise!What would Llama like to do?Llama Llama feels so new . . .It's Llama Llama's first day of preschool! And Llama Llama's mama makes sure he's ready. They meet the teachers. See the other children. Look at all the books and games....
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My Pet Book

Bob Staake · Random House Books for Young Readers; First Ed 1st Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

Award-winning author-illustrator Bob Staake has created a rollicking picture book about a boy and his most unusual pet! Most pets are cats and dogs, but what happens when a boy wants a different kind of pet, one that doesn't meow or bark? Bob Staake's exuberant tale of a little...
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The Saddest Toilet in the World

Sam Apple · Aladdin Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

In a cheeky and hilarious picture book, author Sam Apple and illustrator Sam Ricks share a silly story about the potty-training experience ... from the toilet's point of view!It's not easy being a potty, and even commodes can feel the sting of rejection. When a little boy named Danny refuses...
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How to Babysit a Grandpa

Jean Reagan · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Format: Print book

A New York Times bestselling picture book about a child spending time with his grandpa. Written in a how-to style, the narrator gives important tips for "babysitting" a grandpa, including what to eat for snack (anything dipped in ketchup, ice cream topped with cookies, cookies...
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The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend

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

Winner of the Caldecott MedalThis magical story begins on an island far away where an imaginary friend is born. He patiently waits his turn to be chosen by a real child, but when he is overlooked time and again, he sets off on an incredible journey to the bustling city, where he finally...
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Let the Whole Earth Sing Praise

Tomie dePaola · Putnam Juvenile
Format: Hardcover

This joyous book sings thanks and praise for everything in land sea and sky-from the sun and moon to plants and animals to all people young and old Beloved author-illustrator Tomie dePaola captures the beauty of Gods creation in his folk art-style illustrations With text inspired by Old Testament...
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No Yeti Yet

Mary Ann Fraser · Peter Pauper Press, Inc
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

It's a snowy, blowy, wintry day -- just perfect for a yeti hunt! Or so thinks big brother. But younger brother is not as convinced. Questions abound: Have you ever seen a yeti? Is a yeti strong? Can a yeti run fast?Children will love trying to find the yeti in the pictures as the boys...
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Hero Mom

Melinda Hardin · Two Lions
Format: Hardcover

The moms in the book are superheroes. They may not leap over tall buildings, and they may not have super-human speed. But these moms construct buildings, fly planes, and make tanks roll. They do all kinds of things to help create a safer world. These superheroes are moms. Military moms....
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Little Bird Takes a Bath

Marisabina Russo · Schwartz & Wade
Format: Print book

In this sweet read-aloud, a little bird in the big city searches for the perfect puddle. Fans of Goldilocks and the Three Bears will enjoy Little Birds search for a just-right puddle after a rainstorm. He searches far and wide, but some puddles are too big, some are too small, and some...
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Stretch

Doreen Cronin · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Can you stretch to the ceiling? Can you stretch to the floor? You can stretch with a whisper, you can stretch with a roar! Doreen Cronin and Scott Menchin give new meaning to the yoga pose downward facing dog as publishing's most energetic pooch explores the many, many ways a kid can get limber....
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