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By Mouse and Frog

Deborah Freedman · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A spritely read-aloud about the challenges - and joys - of collaboration Fastidious Mouse has one idea about how to tell a story. Free-spirited Frog has another. What happens when Frog crashes into Mouse's story with some wild ideas? Chaos!...followed by the discovery that working together...
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Cannons of the Comstock (Saga of the Sierras)

Brock Thoene · Bethany House Publishers; First Edition edition
Pages: 203
Format: Paperback

With Her Tragic Loss Still a Painful Memory, How Can Emily Let Them Go into the Unknown?California during the Civil War was neither as remote nor as uninvolved as may be thought. Because of rebel sympathizers stealing Union gold for the South, Tom Dawson's brother had already been killed...
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I Have a Dog:

Charlotte Lance · Allen & Unwin
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

With sweet and simple text that uses repetition and rhythm, this charming book about a new puppy shows the highs (and lows) of the wonderful relationship between a child and his pet I have a dog. An inconvenient dog. When I wake up, my dog is inconvenient. When I'm getting dressed,...
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The spot

Lynn Maslen Kertell · Scholastic
Format:  Book : Preschool : English

One of a set of ten readers which teach children rhyming words.
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Jasper & Joop

Olivier Dunrea · HMH Books for Young Readers; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

Jasper likes to be neat. Each morning he tidies his nest and puts on his cap and bow tie. Joop likes to be messy! Each morning he rumples his nest and musses his feathers. Despite their differences, Jasper and Joop are two very good friends--birds of a feather! But what...
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Book-O-Beards: A Wearable Book

Donald Lemke · Capstone Young Readers
Pages: 1
Format: Hardcover

Enjoy colorful illustrations, catchy rhymes, and interactive dialogue in this completely wearable board book of six BEARD masks! Great for snapshot moments and imaginary play. Includes die-cut mask holes.
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The Pigeon Loves Things That Go!

Mo Willems · Hyperion Book CH
Pages: 12
Format: Board book

In Dont Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!, the pigeon dreamed of driving the titular bus. In this board book, readers will see him deliriously emoting at the thought of driving a plane, a train, a car, and more, all in his uproariously over-the-top style.,
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Brownie & Pearl Hit the Hay

Cynthia Rylant · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 22
Format: Paperback

Brownie & Pearl get ready for bed in this snuggly Pre-Level 1 Ready-to-Read story.What sorts of things do Brownie and her cat, Pearl, have to do before they're ready to hit the hay? First they take a bath and put on pajamas. (Well, Brownie puts on pajamas!) Then it's time...
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Digger Man

Andrea Zimmerman · Henry Holt and Company
Format: Hardcover

A young boy imagines how he will use his digger to make a park where he and his little brother can play.
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The Babies and Doggies Book

John Schindel · Harcourt Brace and Company
Pages: 26
Format: Hardcover

When you stop and think about it, babies and doggies do many of the same things. They squirm, sniff, sit, and splash. They play ball and cuddle. Lots of things babies do, doggies do too! This board book explores all of the similar actions shared by baby and baby's best friend. Illustrated...
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But I've Used All My Pocket Change

Lauren Child · Dial
Format: Hardcover

A sweet, funny lesson in economics as only Lola can teach it Lola has lots of pocket money and is very excited to buy a new toy in the gift shop on a trip to the zoo. But she spends a little here and there, and before she knows it, she doesn't have enough left for her toy. Big brother...
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Wemberly's Ice-Cream Star

Kevin Henkes · HarperCollins
Pages: 24
Format: Book

One hot simmer day Wemberly finds that patience -- just like a frosty treat -- will go a long way.
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The Sheep That No One Could Find

Anthony DeStefano · Harvest House Publishers
Format: Hardcover

Bestselling author Anthony DeStefano weaves the heart of the parable of the lost sheep into an exciting adventure story for children ages three and older. When paired with Richard Cowdrey's brightly colored illustrations, the tale of repentance and forgiveness is brought to life. Amidst...
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