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You Are Not Small
You Are Not Small

Anna Kang · Two Lions
Pages: 32
Format: Book

Winner of the 2015 Theodor Seuss Geisel Award Two fuzzy creatures can't agree on who is small and who is big, until a couple of surprise guests show up, settling it once and for all!The simple text of Anna Kang and bold illustrations of New Yorker cartoonist Christopher Weyant tell an original...
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Tap Tap Bang Bang
Tap Tap Bang Bang

Emma Garcia · Boxer Books; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Cree craw with the saw, bang bang with the hammer, and twizzle, twist, twirl, and spin with the screwdriver, bolts, and nuts. What fun!It’s tool time for children as they delight in bright and colorful chisels, clamps, drills, pliers, and mallets at work. What could they be making?...
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My Pet Book
My Pet Book

Bob Staake · Random House Books for Young Readers
Format: Print book

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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Madeline and the Gypsies, Reissue
Madeline and the Gypsies, Reissue

Ludwig Bemelmans · Viking Press
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

"How inevitable that the irrepressible Madeline should one day meet up with gypsies....As absurd and amusing as ever." Chicago Tribune
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Brownie & Pearl Hit the Hay
Brownie & Pearl Hit the Hay

Cynthia Rylant · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 22
Format: Hardcover

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 for a snack...
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A Day at the Lake
A Day at the Lake

Stephanie Wallingford · Scarletta Kids
Format: Paperback

Flippity flop and splash your way through this colorful trip to the lake. Jump in with your senses and play with rhymes as you experience the waves, the boats, and the many animals. This cheery book follows three children as they enjoy the simple pleasures and rare glimpses that nature...
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No Two Alike
No Two Alike

Keith Baker · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

No two snowflakes are alike, almost, almost . . . but not quite. Follow a pair of birds on a snowflake-filled journey though a gorgeous winter landscape to explore how everything, everywhere is wonderfully unique--from branches and leaves to forests and trees to friends and loved ones.
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World of Reading: Jake and the Never Land Pirates The Croc Takes the Cake: Pre-Level 1
World of Reading: Jake and the Never Land Pirates The Croc Takes the Cake: Pre-Level 1

Melinda LaRose · Disney Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

It's Captain Hook's birthday, but poor Hook has never had a birthday cake! When Hook sees Jake hoisting a big box onto his ship, he decides he must have whatever is in the box, no matter what! Find out if Hook will wind up getting his "just desserts" in this early reader adventure.
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Frog and Fly
Frog and Fly

Jeff Mack · Philomel
Format: Hardcover

Six slurpy stories, two comical combatants, and one laugh-out-loud picture book Frog and Fly are constant companions. There is only one problem . . . Frog thinks Fly is delicious! This leads to a never-ending battle of wits with laugh-out- loud consequences. Told in six short comic stripstyle...
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What Happens Next? Seed to Plant
What Happens Next? Seed to Plant

Scholastic Inc. · Childrens Pr; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

These board books are bursting with the enthusiasm of a toddler exploring the world for the first time. Engaging text and adorable artwork and photos introduce toddlers to familiar first experiences in these playful die-cut board books. Die-cut tabs make the books easy for toddlers to hold...
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Baby Penguins Love their Mama
Baby Penguins Love their Mama

Melissa Guion · Philomel Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Perfect for Valentine's Day, Mother's Day . . . or any day!When you're a mama penguin with lots (and lots) of little ones to take care of, the days can melt together in a blur. Monday: swimming lessons. Tuesday: sliding. Wednesday: waddling. And on and on. Mama loves her babies...
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Mr. Tweed's Good Deeds
Mr. Tweed's Good Deeds

Jim Stoten · Flying Eye Books
Format: Hardcover

Mr. Tweed sets out on his afternoon stroll but soon finds some friends in need. Before you know it, everyone is calling upon Mr. Tweed's kind eye and generosity. Come to his aid and help him find what they are looking for! Hidden in pages of vibrant color and detailed illustrations...
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The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog!
The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog!

Mo Willems · Hyperion Book CH
Format: Paperback

When Pigeon finds a delicious hot dog, he can hardly wait to shove the entire thing in his beak. But . . . then a very sly and hungry duckling enters the scene and wants a bite. Who will be the more clever bird? In this hilarious follow-up to the acclaimed Don't Let the Pigeon Drive...
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