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Sleepover with Beatrice and Bear

Mônica Carnesi · Nancy Paulsen Books
Format: Hardcover

This delightful story of an irrepressible bunny will engage readers on many levels as it celebrates creativity, making the best of circumstances, and the joy of the changing seasons. How can two friends share winter when one of them is hibernating? Beatrice and Bear meet one spring day and become...
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Penguin on Vacation

Salina Yoon · Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Penguin is tired of the snow and cold-so he decides to visit the beach! But when his favorite activities like skiing and skating don't work so well on sand, can a new friend help Penguin learn how to have fun in the sun? Seasoned illustrator Salina Yoon's charming text and bright, energetic...
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Soccer Is Fun!

Robin Nelson · 21st Century
Format: Print book

From passing the ball to scoring a goal, soccer is fun! Learn the basics of the sport while building reading skills with these supportive texts.
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Brownie & Pearl See the Sights

Cynthia Rylant · Simon & Schuster Children's
Pages: 22
Format: Hardcover

Brownie & Pearl know just how to enjoy a day downtown in this charming Pre-Level 1 Ready-to-Read story.It's a snowy day, and Brownie and her cat Pearl are off to see the sights in town. They stop by the shoe store and try on hats at the hat store before discovering the sweetest...
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The Seasons

Scholastic Inc. · C. Press/F. Watts Trade; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

Iconic scenes from winter, spring, summer, and fall paired with simple, rhythmic text help toddlers learn about the four seasons. These board books are bursting with the enthusiasm of a toddler exploring the world for the first time. Engaging text and adorable photos introduce toddlers...
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Pixar Animation Studio Artist Showcase Over There

Steve Pilcher · Disney Press
Format: Hardcover

Shredder is a little shrew who lives by himself, and while he loves his forest home, he gets a bit lonely. There must be something more, he thinks. So when he sees a "silver line twinkling in the distance," he decides to find out what it is. He discovers a beautiful stream, but then...
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Monkey: Not Ready for Kindergarten

Marc Tolon Brown · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Marc Brown, creator of the beloved Arthur books and TV show, offers a charming new character - and a fun and reassuring story about preparing for the first day of school. Kindergarten is only a week away . . . but Monkey is NOT ready. What if he gets on the wrong bus? What if they don't...
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Buddy's Bedtime Battery

Christina Geist · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

It's Buddy's bedtime, but there's just one problem - he's decided that he's a robot! His accommodating parents must now "power down" their little machine step by step, from his toes to his tushy. Tim Bowers's bubbly illustrations capture Buddy's energy...
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A Perfectly Messed-Up Story

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

In this interactive and engaging read-aloud, bestselling author and award-winning artist Patrick McDonnell creates a funny, engaging, and almost perfect story about embracing life's messes.
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Ah Ha!

Jeff Mack · Chronicle Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Frog is settling in for a relaxing day at the pond. (AAHH.) But wait - there are other creatures at the pond as well. (AH HA!) And some of them are out to get Frog. (AHHH!) Not to worry, Frog gets the last laugh. (HA HA!) Using only two letters, along with many brightly colored...
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Oliver and his Alligator

Paul Schmid · Disney Hyperion Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Oliver is nervous about the first day of school, so he picks up an alligator at the swamp, just in case. And boy, does it come in handy! Whenever anything scares Oliver-be it a teacher, a classmate, or the prospect of learning everything-the alligator makes the problem go away. Quickly,...
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Max and the Won't Go to Bed Show

Mark Sperring · Scholastic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A fabulous bedtime show that's perfect for a bedtime reading adventure!Join Max and his dazzling show! But in the end, even great magicians need to go to sleep.Max the Magnificent is a daring magician. He can make cookies disappear, make animals appear, and even tame savage beasts!...
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Dragons Love Tacos

Adam Rubin · Dial Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A New York Times bestselling phenomenon, this deliciously funny read-aloud from the creators of Robo-Sauce and Secret Pizza Party will make you laugh until spicy salsa comes out of your nose. Dragons love tacos. They love chicken tacos, beef tacos, great big tacos, and teeny tiny tacos....
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Eat Your Colors

Amanda Miller · Childrens Press
Pages: 12
Format: Print book

Fun, colorful photos introduce little ones to the basics of good nutrition.
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Our Flag

Carl Memling · Random House
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

The youngest readers will enjoy this concise but informative history of the American flag with beautiful and exciting illlustrations of colonial life, Betsy Ross and George Washington, Fort McHenry, and more! Included are illustrated instructions on flag etiquette, as well as the Pledge...
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