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Big Dogs, Little Dogs: A Visual Guide to the World's Dogs

Jim Medway · Firefly Books
Pages: 31
Format: Print book

This wonderfully illustrated book features 300 dog breeds, including every breed recognized by the American Kennel Club. Fun double-page spreads show dogs in the seven official groupings -- Working, Toy, Hound, Terrier, Herding, Sporting, Non-Sporting -- as well as "designer"...
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Thomas and the School Trip

Owain Bell · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Illus. in full color. That cheeky blue engine refuses to be sidetracked from his goal of taking schoolchildren home after their visit to the train yard--despite a host of obstacles along the way. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Disney Frozen Melt My Heart: Share Hugs with Olaf!

Disney Frozen · Reader's Digest; Brdbk edition
Format: Board book

From the blockbuster hit, Disneys Frozen, comes Olaf, a loveable snowman who loves hugs! Guide Olafs snuggly arms to hugs and pat those he loves in this adorable board book. Olaf loves warm hugs! In this specially shaped board book featuring favorite quotes from Disneys Frozen, Olaf has two plush...
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Little Red Riding Hood: A Nosy Crow Fairy Tale

NOSY CROW. · Nosy Crow
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

The perfect introduction for preschoolers to this classic story, based on the award-winning app.Little Red Riding Hood sets out into the forest to take a basket of goodies to her sick grandma. Along the way, she adds to her stores, picking beautiful flowers, gathering fallen acorns, and receiving...
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I Love Sharks, Too!

Leanne Shirtliffe · Sky Pony Press
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Stevie likes sharks. Like a LOT. In response to everything his mom asks him, Stevie has an excellent shark fact in response. "Brush your teeth, Stevie." "Mom, Mako sharks don't have to brush their teeth because they are covered in fluoride." From morning to bedtime...
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Bumpety, Dunkety, Thumpety-Thump!

K L Going · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Two toddlers go on a bumpety berry hunt in this darling picture book that's perfect for preschoolers.Wagon on gravel goes bumpety-bump. Pebbles in the pond fall plunkey-plunk. Toes in the grass dance thumpety-thump. Bumpety-plunkety-thumpety-thump! Join two sweet siblings as they explore...
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The Perfect Siesta

Pato Mena · NubeOcho
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The perfect book to read before bed. Kids will laugh with exotic animals trying to nap just before they do!It is very hot in the jungle and suddenly a nice breeze arrives.The jaguar wants to take a siesta. Just then he saw a coati and said, "Could you do me a big favor? Could you wake...
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123 Counting Fun

Tiger Tales · Tiger Tales; Mus Brdbk edition
Format: Hardcover

Children will love learning their numbers with this tactile board book, packed with colorful photographs of familiar everyday objects! Help your young reader to improve hand-eye coordination by encouraging him or her to touch the appealing textures on each page.
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Fort-Building Time

Megan Wagner Lloyd · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Grab your blankets and pillows! From the creators of Finding Wild, a new picture book that follows the changing of the seasons and is as cozy as a fort. Winter, spring, summer, fall. Each season brings new materials to make the perfect fort. From leaves to snow, from mud to sand, there...
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Flora and the Penguin

Molly Schaar Idle · Chronicle Books LLC
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Having mastered ballet in Flora and the Flamingo, Flora takes to the ice and forms an unexpected friendship with a penguin. Twirling, leaping, spinning, and gliding, on skates and flippers, the duo mirror each other's graceful dance above and below the ice. But when Flora gives the penguin...
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Ruby Bridges

Simone T. Ribke · C. Press/F. Watts Trade

Ruby was the only student in her class for the first year. She and her teacher didn’t miss a single day of school. Some people seem destined to make a lasting impact on history. They might be pioneering adventurers like Mae Jemison or ordinary people, like Helen Keller, who do extraordinary...
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Vincent and the Night

Adele Enersen · Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) , LLC
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

In the tradition of Harold and the Purple Crayon, an inventive and charming bedtime story that blends whimsical art and sweet photographic touches. Vincent is a very clever boy. So when the night rolls in like a warm blanket, he unravels it and begins to play. The threads of the night become...
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Peppa Pig and the Busy Day at School

Candlewick Press · Turtleback Books; Reprint edition
Format: Hardcover

Peppa Pig is back! Get ready to join in on two new adventures starring the beloved, award-winning U.K. sensation.Peppa is having a busy day at school — learning numbers and letters, painting, making music, and playing outside. Peppa cant wait for Special Talent time, but her excitement...
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Good Night, Baby Moon

James Mitchem · DK Children
Pages: 12
Format: Board book

A special bedtime story that follows a family of curious rabbits on their nighttime walks to explain the phases of the moon, with a charming design that includes a light-up LED moon.When we first meet the family of rabbits in Good Night, Baby Moon, the moon is full and shining bright, but as the days...
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Who Helps Animals?

Erica Donner · Jump!
Pages: 16
Format: Library Binding

Who Helps Animals? teaches emergent readers about the role of an important community helper while providing them with a supportive first nonfiction reading experience. Carefully crafted text uses high-frequency words, repetitive sentence patterns, and strong visual references to support...
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