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Chi-hyŏn Yi · Chronicle Books
Pages: 56
Format: Print book

A New York Times Notable Book of the Year
A NPR.org Best Book of the Year
Gold Medal Winner - Society of Illustrators' Original Art Show, 2015

What happens when two shy children meet at a very crowded pool? Dive in to find out! Deceptively simple, this masterful book tells...
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Mr. Tiger Goes Wild

Peter Brown · Little
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Are you bored with being so proper? Do you want to have more fun? Mr. Tiger knows exactly how you feel. So he decides to go wild. But does he go too far? From Caldecott Honor artist Peter Brown comes a story that shows there's a time and place for everything... even going wild.
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Cat Says Meow: And Other Animalopoeia

Michael Arndt · Chronicle Books LLC
Format: Hardcover

Dog says woof . . . pig says oink . . . cow says moo. Animals and the sounds they make are paired up in playfully compelling ways in this eye-catching illustrated gift book featuring bold colors and an engaging use of onomatopoeia. Kids and parents will delight in discovering the ways in which...
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ABCs at the Park

Rebecca Rissman · Raintree
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Each book in this series presents the alphabet from A to Z using words connected with familiar subjects that are part of young childrens everyday lives. This book looks at the park, and each page presents a new letter of the alphabet alongside a park-related word beginning with that letter....
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Maisy's First Numbers: A Maisy Concept Book

Lucy Cousins · Candlewick Press
Pages: 14
Format: Hardcover

What a concept! Bright colors and bouncy, rhyming text in a Maisy board book make early learning friendly and fun.One stripy tiger, go go go! Two strolling tortoises, slow slow slow! What better way to learn to count than exploring animals with Maisy? Three butterflies flutter, four fish...
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ABC at the Store

Rebecca Rissman · Heinemann-Raintree
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Each book in this series presents the alphabet from A to Z using words connected with familiar subjects that are part of young childrens everyday lives. This book looks at stores and each page presents a new letter of the alphabet alongside a stores-related word beginning with that letter....
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Toot!

Kirsten Hall · Grosset & Dunlap; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

Toot is a little red train who wishes he were as big and strong and fast as the other trains in the railroad yard. Try as he might, he's never able look as mighty, pull as much, or go as fast as all the others. But when there's trouble on the track, Toot learns that sometimes being...
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The Cat in the Hat

Dr. Seuss · Random House
Pages: 61
Format: Hardcover

Poor Dick and Sally. It's cold and wet and they're stuck in the house with nothing to do . . . until a giant cat in a hat shows up, transforming the dull day into a madcap adventure and almost wrecking the place in the process! Written by Dr. Seuss in 1957 in response to the concern that...
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The Night Before Father's Day

Natasha Wing · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

It's the night before Father's Day, and Mom and the kids have a plan to surprise Dad with a special gift. When Dad goes for a bike ride, everyone gets to work. Dad wakes up the next day to find his garage newly organized and his car sparkly clean. So, of course, he celebrates by taking...
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My Pen Pal, Santa

Melissa Stanton · Random House Books for Young Readers
Format: Book

Writing a letter to Santa is fairly simple; you make your case and list your hoped-for gifts. But if you're a hard-core fan like Ava, a letter to Santa is something entirely different. A simple New Year's note to the North Pole about some uneaten cookies kicks off a year-long correspondence...
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Pretty Minnie in Paris

Danielle Steel · Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Danielle Steel comes a charming picture book about Minnie, a tiny Chihuahua with big style!"will delight young fashionistas." - Publishers Weekly Inspired by the adorable adventures of bestselling author Danielle Steel's own Chihuahua,...
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Mariposa and the Fairy Princess

Kristen L Depken · Golden Books
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

Girls ages 3-7 will love this beautiful hardcover Big Golden Book based on the latest Barbie movie releasing in fall 2013 on DVD and Blu-ray.
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Who's That? Playing

Editors of Kingfisher · Kingfisher; Brdbk edition
Format: Book

What do children love more than seeing animals? Imitating animals! The Who's That series are sturdy board books that are perfect vehicles for interactive animal fun, as each volume focuses on a different aspect of animal behavior that can be easily acted out, like playing, eating, moving...
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Thanksgiving for Emily Ann

Teresa Johnston · Cartwheel Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Celebrate Thanksgiving in this sweet, rhyming story all about family and togetherness!Emily Ann doesn't like Thanksgiving, not one bit. With all the hustle and bustle of the holiday, she feels a little ignored...and just a little bit sad. But just as Emily Ann prepares to do her worst,...
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