Back Children's Books | November Newsletter

SelectReads News
Simple News Pro
  Children's Books  
Toes, Ears, & Nose!: A Lift-the-Flap Book

Marion Dane Bauer · Little Simon
Pages: 16
Format: Hardcover

Play peekaboo with Baby in this bestselling lift-the-flap concept book, now available in a lap-size board book edition!Inside my mittens I've got...fingers! Baby is bundled in a mountain of clothes! As little ones lift the large, sturdy flaps to find out what's underneath each piece...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Cityblock

Christopher Franceschelli · Abrams Appleseed
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

Cityblock explores city life in an exciting and unique way, from up in a high-rise building to down in the subway. Divided into three sections - things that go, things to see, and things to eat - it features 24 different aspects of city living. As with the other acclaimed books in the series,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Snap: A Peek-Through Book of Shapes

Jonathan Litton · Tiger Tales; Board Book edition
Format: Hardcover

Join Crocodile and his friends in this snappy shape-matching game. With bright artwork and peek-through pages, learning is brought to life!
Read More check catalog
 
 
If Animals Kissed Good Night

Ann Whitford Paul · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

If animals kissedlike we kiss good night,Giraffe and his calfwould stretch their necks highand kiss just beneaththe top of the sky.In a cozy bedtime chat with her mom, a young girl wonders how animal families might say good night. Would Wolf and his pup "kiss and then HOWL"? Would...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Half a Giraffe?

Jodie Parachini · Albert Whitman & Company
Format: Hardcover

All giraffes, even baby Gisele, know that the juiciest leaves are on the tops of the trees. But how does she reach them? No matter how she stretches or twists, those tasty leaves are just too high. A strong story with a light touch, and colorful art with extra touches of humor, appeals...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Tap Tap Boom Boom

Elizabeth Bluemle · Candlewick Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When a thunderstorm hits a city street, children and grown-ups dash to the subway for shelter - and an impromptu friendly gathering. The clouds are gathering above a city street and soon - tap, tap, boom, boom! As a thunderstorm rolls in, people of all stripes race down to the subway...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Seeking a Santa

Angela DiTerlizzi · Little Simon
Pages: 30
Format: Print book

From bestselling author Angela DiTerlizzi comes a lighthearted and sweet Christmas board book perfect for little elves and Santa fans everywhere!I'm seeking a Santa And everyone knows ... Your eyes must be bright With red cheeks and red nose Should have a fur hat Wear a warm, woolen...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Otis and the Scarecrow

Loren Long · Philomel Books
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

FROM THE #1 BESTSELLING CREATOR OF OTIS AND THE ILLUSTRATOR OF THE LITTLE ENGINE THAT COULDOn the farm where Otis the tractor lives, the farmer has introduced someone new - a scarecrow to shoo away the pesky crows. But when Otis and the animals greet the scarecrow with friendly smiles,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
COUNT WITH LITTLE FISH

LUCY COUSINS · Candlewick Press (MA)
Pages: 22
Format: Print book

Join the irrepressible Little Fish and count from one to ten in a deep-sea delight from the creator of Maisy. First there's just one fish -- Little Fish -- under the sea. But not for long: here come two fin-fin fish, three counting fish, and four flying fish. And can you imagine who else?...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Smick

Doreen Cronin · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Smick is a BIG dog.Sit, Smick.Chick is a little chick.Stay, Smick!So what happens when they see a stick?Written by New York Times bestselling author Doreen Cronin and ingeniously illustrated by newcomer Juana Medina, Smick is a story of unlikely friendship, a sense of adventure, and a lot of wonderful...
Read More check catalog
 
 
I Can Roar!

Frank Asch · Kids Can Press
Pages: 20
Format: Hardcover

This engaging board book offers a unique interactive experience for young children. Each page introduces a different animal with a suggestion for how a child can imitate that animal, such as .I can roar like a lion. and .I can snap like a turtle.. In place of the animal's face on each...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Big Pigs

Leslie Helakoski · Boyds Mills Press; SEW edition
Format: Hardcover

Nibbles Sweet Pea and Clean Bean are little piglets with a big quest They want to determine for once and for all who is the biggest Itrsquoll take their sneaking into the garden devouring all the vegetables and flopping in the mudhole for readers to decide whorsquos the biggest pig for themselvesmdashbut...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Owl Bat Bat Owl

MARIE-LOUISE FITZPATRICK · Candlewick
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Can two very different families find their space in the world together? A wonderful wordless picture book offers stylish art, humor, and charm.A mother owl and her three little owlets live happily on their branch. That is, until the bat family moves in. The newfound neighbors (owls up top,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
My Grandpa's Chair

Jiyeon Pak · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A young girl tries to help her grandfather find a new chair in this moving picture book about loss and how the love of family can warm even the most broken heart. Julie's grandfather is looking for a new chair. But no matter what kind of chair he tries, he can never seem to find the right...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Queen's Handbag

Steve Antony · Scholastic Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From Steve Antony, the author and illustrator of Please, Mr. Panda, I'll Wait Mr. Pandat, and Green Lizards VS. Red Rectangles.A very naughty thief has stolen the Queen's handbag! There's only one thing to do: chase the thief all over the landmarks of Great Britain! Hold on to your...
Read More check catalog