Gittel's Journey : an Ellis Island Story

"Brings to life a not too distant history of immigration to Ellis Island. When it's time for nine-year-old Gittel and her mother to leave their homeland behind and go to America for the promise of a new life, a health inspection stops any chance of Gittel's mother joining her daughter on the voyage. Knowing she may nev…

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by DiCamillo, Kate E DICAMIL

Good Rosie!

Rosie is a good dog and a faithful companion to her owner, George. She likes taking walks with George and looking at the clouds together, but the closest she comes to another dog is when she encounters her reflection in her empty dog bowl, and sometimes that makes Rosie feel lonely. One day George takes Rosie to the do…

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by Emberley, Rebecca E EMBERLE

If You're a Monster and You Know It

Monsters sing their own version of this popular song that encourages everyone to express their happiness through voice and movement.…

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by Campbell, Nicola I. E CAMPBEL

Grandpa's Girls

A Ntlakyapamuk Indian girl and her cousins enjoy a trip to their grandfather's house, where they explore his farm and memories of his past, when he was a Canadian soldier during World War II.…

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by Harris, Robie H. E HARRIS

Now What? : a Math Tale

Solve a problem with Puppy and a bag full of blocks in this gentle introduction to early math concepts. Puppy wants to build a bed out of blocks, one that is wide enough and long enough for a snooze. But there aren't enough rectangles, squares, and triangles. NOW WHAT? Build, measure, count, compare! Follow along as Pu…

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by McIntyre, Sarah E MCINTYR

The New Neighbors

As young rabbit siblings excitedly share the news that rats have moved into their building, worried neighbors inform them that rats are dirty, thieving, and destructive--but are they?…

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by Tsurumi, Andrea E TSURUMI

Crab Cake : Turning the Tide Together

After their area of the ocean is hit by humans dumping trash, little crab brings all the other fish together to solve the problem.…

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by Berger, Carin E BERGER

All of Us

Simple text and collage illustrations remind the reader that we are stronger together than alone.…

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by Savage, Stephen, E SAVAGE

The Babysitter from Another Planet

"The kids are in for a treat when their parents leave them with an extraterrestrial babysitter"--…

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by Pinkney, J. Brian E PINKNEY

Puppy Truck

Carter gets a truck instead of a much wanted puppy, but he soon discovers his new toy is just as fun and rascally as a pet.…

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by Shannon, David, E SHANNON

Mr. Nogginbody Gets a Hammer

After buying a hammer to fix a loose floorboard, Mr. Nogginbody learns a lot about home repairs--and what is, and is not, a nail.…

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by Stewart, Sarah, E STEWART

This Book of Mine

Illustrations and easy-to-read text celebrate the connection between diverse readers of all ages and the books they enjoy.…

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by Slade, Suzanne E SLADE

Astronaut Annie

When Annie has a career day at her school, each member of her family wonders if she will choose their career path--her grandfather the news photographer, her father the mountain climber or her mother the basketball player--until she reveals a dream that is all her own.…

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by Willems, Mo E WILLEMS

The Pigeon Has to Go to School!

The pigeon must go to school, but frets about math, learning the alphabet, heavy backpacks, and what the teacher and other birds will think of him.…

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by Singleton, Linda Joy E SINGLET

Crane & Crane

Illustrations and simple text show the parallels between a pair of sandhill cranes building a nest and a construction crane being used to build a cabin for a family.…

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by Zalben, Jane Breskin E ZALBEN

A Moon for Moe & Mo

Moses Feldman and Mohammed Hassan both live on Flatbush Avenue, but when they meet at the grocery store they quickly become best friends, sharing a picnic while their families prepare for the holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Ramadan.…

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by Barnett, Mac E BARNETT

Circle

When Triangle breaks the rule about not hiding behind the waterfall while playing hide-and-seek with Circle and Square, Circle must rescue him.…

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by Robinson, Christian E ROBINSO

Another

"A young girl and her cat take an imaginative journey into another world"--…

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by Sterer, Gideon E STERER

Not Your Nest!

"Bird builds the perfect nest, the only problem is everyone else wants to sleep in it!"--…

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by Addasi, Maha, E ADDASI

Time to Pray = Awqat Al-salah

Overview: I heard the voice of the muezzin calling, "Come to pray, come to pray." Yasmin is visiting her grandmother, who lives in a country somewhere in the Middle East. On her first night, she's wakened by the muezzin at the nearby mosque calling the faithful to prayer, and Yasmin watches from her bed as her grandmot…

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by Walker, Anna E WALKER

Florette

When Mae's family moves from the country to the city, she is sad to leave behind her beloved backyard garden but before long, she finds a way to start a new garden.…

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by Dempsey, Kristy E DEMPSEY

Papa Put a Man on the Moon

Marthanne's whole community is excited about the moon landing, and Marthanne is especially proud because her father helped create the fabric for the astronauts' spacesuits.…

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by Quan, Betty E QUAN

Grandmother's Visit

"Grandmother lives with Grace's family. She teaches her how to measure water for rice. She tells her stories about growing up in China and together they savor the flavors of her childhood. Grandmother says goodbye when she drops Grace off at school every morning and hello when she picks her up at the end of the day. Th…

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by Ferry, Beth E FERRY

The Scarecrow

After a lonely scarecrow saves a small, scared crow that falls from midair, the pair forge an unlikely friendship that is tested by the changing of the seasons.…

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by Sullivan, John E SULLIVA

Kitten and the Night Watchman

As he makes his rounds, a night watchman hears birds calling, insects buzzing, and vehicles roaring by, while a stray kitten keeps him company.…

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by Webb, Amy, E WEBB

When Charley Met Emma

Five-year-old Charley gets teased for daydreaming and drawing more than his friends, but when he meets Emma, who is physically different, he needs help remembering that being different is okay.…

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by Stutzman, Jonathan E STUTZMA

Llama Destroys the World

Eating too much pie causes Llama to rip his dancing pants, opening a black hole and threatening the entire universe.…

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by Sullivan, Rosana E SULLIVA

Mommy Sayang

Aleeya, concerned when her beloved mother becomes sick, remembers and returns the promise Mommy has made to her--that she will always be by her side.…

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by Muth, Jon J. E MUTH

Zen Happiness

"This beautiful, small-format gift book contains twelve inspiring and affirmational sayings that take on deeper meaning when paired with Jon J Muth's profoundly beautiful Zen books, many featuring the beloved panda bear, Stillwater. This is a book to cherish. Every saying inspires delight, and each picture is worth a t…

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by Quintero, Isabel E QUINTER

My Papi Has a Motorcycle

"When Daisy Ramona zooms around her neighborhood with her papi on his motorcycle, she sees the people and places she's always known. She also sees a community that is rapidly changing around her"--…

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by Stevens, Janet E STEVENS

The Donkey Egg

After fast-talking Fox leaves him with a large, green egg, Bear spends minutes, hours, days, and weeks lovingly caring for it with the help of his neighbor Hare.…

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by Ruzzier, Sergio, E RUZZIER

Good Boy

Illustrations and simple text follow a boy and a dog on an out-of-this-world adventure.…

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The Moon's First Friends : One Giant Leap for Friendship

High up in the sky, the Moon has spent her whole life watching the happenings of Earth below, from dinosaurs roaming to planes taking flight, hoping for a visitor, until one day in 1969 when a spaceship soars from Earth. Includes Earth timeline and a history of space exploration.…

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by LaRochelle, David E LAROCHE

It's a Tiger!

A child imagines that he is in a story where he encounters a tiger at every turn.…

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by Neimark, Jill E NEIMARK

The Hugging Tree : a Story About Resilience

Told in rhyming text, a little tree clings tenaciously to a granite cliff, determined to live, tended by a little boy, and ultimately loved by the people in the community.…

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by Alexander, Kwame E ALEXAND

How to Read a Book

Suggests a method of reading that begins with planting oneself beneath a tree and leads to a book party one hopes will never end.…

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by Choi, Susan, E CHOI

Camp Tiger

A talking tiger approaches a family during their annual end-of-summer camping trip and is befriended by the youngest, a boy who does not feel ready for first grade.…

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by Bergman, Mara E BERGMAN

The Tall Man and the Small Mouse

"On a tall hill, in a tall house, live a tall man and a small mouse. All day the man does tall things, like untangling swings and rescuing cats from trees. All night the mouse does small things, like finding pins and pens, corks and long-lost forks. The two never see each other until the day the mouse takes a snooze in…

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by Winstanley, Nicola E WINSTAN

How to Give Your Cat a Bath in Five Easy Steps

A little girl and her cat make an escalating mess while respectively trying to follow and resist the cat-bathing instructions of a bossy narrator.…

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by Ghahremani, Susie E GHAHREM

Balance the Birds

When birds spot a tree and decide to land and give their tired wings a break, it is up to the reader to help them find the perfect balance on the tree.…

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by Rylant, Cynthia E RYLANT

Motor Mouse

Follows a busy mouse as he drives a delivery car, enjoys Cake Day with friends, goes for a cab ride around town, and shares popcorn with his brother at the movies.…

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by Sima, Jessie E SIMA

Spencer's New Pet

Spencer excitedly takes his new pet to the park, the veterinarian's office, and a birthday party, but for a pet balloon, those places are full of danger.…

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by Derting, Kimberly E DERTING

Cece Loves Science

Cece, a budding and inquisitive scientist, and her equally curious best friend Isaac conduct experiments to see whether Luna's dog Einstein will eat his vegetables.…

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by Stringer, Lauren E STRINGE

Yellow Time

"A lyrical ode to that magical time in autumn when the leaves turn yellow"--…

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by Barlow, Donell E BARLOW

Bigfoot and Lightning Bug

The story of a little girl, Lightning Bug, her friendship with Benny the Bigfoot, and their efforts to cleanup and protect the forest.…

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by Barnes, Derrick D. E BARNES

The King of Kindergarten

Instilled with confidence by his parents, a young boy has a great first day of kindergarten.…

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by Lloyd-Jones, Sally, E LLOYD

Bunny's First Spring

Puzzled and even frightened by seasonal changes, a little rabbit discovers the joy of the return of spring.…

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by Shea, Bob E SHEA

Unicorn is Maybe Not So Great After All

Concerned about losing friends during the first week of school, Unicorn upgrades his fabulousness.…

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Little Lobo, a Mexican American, and Bernabe, his dog, deliver supplies to vendors at the Mercado, a busy border town market.…

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by Saeed, Aisha E SAEED

Bilal Cooks Daal

Bilal and his father invite his friends to help make his favorite dish, daal, then all must wait patiently for it to be done.--…

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Curious George's Big Book of Discovery : 8 Stories + Activities, Experiments, Fa

Curious young readers will learn right along with George as he explores science, math, engineering, and technology concepts in eight fun, full-length stories filled with educational content.…

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by Dunrea, Olivier E DUNREA

Ruby & Rufus

Ruby and Rufus love the water. They play on the pond every day! But what will they do when the pond turns to ice?…

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by Mack, Jeff E MACK

Duck on a Disco Ball

"Every night it's the same old story. A boy wants to stay up late, and his parents won't let him. But sometimes in the morning, he notices things look a little off--like when he sees a disco ball in the kitchen ... with his toy duck on it. So one night he decides to stay up. And that's when the fun really begins."--…

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by Soman, David E SOMAN

How to Two

"A child's solitary day at the playground turns into a park-wide adventure as he learns how to play with nine new friends"--…

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by Wilson-Max, Ken E WILSON

Astro Girl

After Astrid tells her father that she wants to be an astronaut, he tells her of all the things that astronauts have to do.…

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by Covell, David E COVELL

Run Wild

A celebration of the joy of being outdoors and running in nature by the seashore. It features a child who abandons his digital device in favor of joining a friend outside. A delightful story told in rhyming text.…

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by Patchett, Ann E PATCHET

Lambslide

A flock of lambs mishears the word "landslide" as "lambslide" and begins a campaign to have one built for them on the farm.…

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by John, Jory E JOHN

The Good Egg

When the other eggs in his carton behave badly, the good egg feels like he needs to be perfect.…

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by Ivinson, Yvonne E IVINSON

Fox and the Box

A fox sets out across the sea in a floating box on a grand adventure full of endless possibilities.…

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by Hare, John, E HARE

Field Trip to the Moon

In this wordless picture book, a girl is accidentally left behind on a class trip to the moon.…

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by McDaniel, Breanna J. E MCDANIE

Hands Up!

"A young girl lifts her hands up in a series of everyday moments before finally raising her hands in resistance at a protest march"--…

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by Cordell, Matthew, E CORDELL

Hope

"Two lions celebrate their grandchild and express all the ways this new life has expanded their world, and the hope they hold for his future"--…

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by Smith, Tamara Ellis E SMITH

Here and There

After Ivan's parents separate, he has trouble finding joy at either of their homes until he discovers that the birds and music that he loves may be found in both places.…

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by Blabey, Aaron E BLABEY

Thelma the Unicorn

Told in rhyme, Thelma the pony wants to be a unicorn--but when her wish comes true she discovers that there is a downside to fame, and realizes that she was happier at home with her friend.…

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by Anderson, Airlie E ANDERSO

Cat's Colors

Cat spends the day collecting colors, and when she is finished something wonderful happens.…

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by Fogliano, Julie E FOGLIAN

If I Was the Sunshine

Illustrations and simple, rhyming text explore the nature of connection and relationships.…

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Hip-hop Lollipop

"Follow a little girl as she moves, swings, and grooves her way through her bedtime routine, dancing all the while, until she finally closes her eyes and dances through her dreams"--…

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by Morley, Taia E MORLEY

Wake Up, Color Pup

A bright yellow bird promises to bring adventure to sleepy Pup's gray world. As Pup follows his new friend on a walk, each discovery ignites a new feeling and corresponding color, until Pup is saturated with them. But when a storm comes, Pup's color is drained as fear sweeps through him. Only his curious yellow friend …

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by Katz, Karen E KATZ

Ten Tiny Babies

Babies from one to ten enjoy a bouncy, noisy, jiggly day until they are finally fast asleep at night.…

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by Barnett, Mac E BARNETT

Just Because

When a child is too full of questions about the world to go to sleep, her patient father offers up increasingly creative responses to his child's nighttime wonderings.…

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by Johnson, Chelsea E JOHNSON

Intersection Allies : We Make Room for All

A handy book about intersectionality that depicts the nuances of identity and embraces difference as a source of community.…

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by Bernstrom, Daniel E BERNSTR

Gator, Gator, Gator!

"A fearless little girl takes off in search of a giant gator--but she's not going into that swamp alone! No way! She wants YOU, the reader, to come along. Off you go, peering through the lush landscapes, looking for that gator! But each time you think you see it? Oops! Just a fox. Or some ducks! Or a snake. Maybe you'l…

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by Turner, Matthew Paul, E TURNER

When I Pray for You

Celebrates the dreams, hopes, and longings parents pray over their children.…

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by Kuhlmann, Torben, E KUHLMAN

Armstrong : the Adventurous Journey of a Mouse to the Moon

A long time ago a mouse learned to fly ... and crossed the Atlantic. But what happened next? Torben Kuhlmann's book transports readers to the moon and beyond! On the heels of Lindbergh: The Tale of a Flying Mouse comes Armstrong: A Mouse on the Moon--where dreams are determined only by the size of your imagination and …

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We've Got the Whole World in Our Hands

An illustrated text for the adapted spiritual song with pictures of children from different lands.…

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I Have an Idea!

The author meditates on the search for an idea, and the wonderful feeling when the right idea comes along, unleashing the creative process.…

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by Rosen, Michael J., E ROSEN

In the Quiet, Noisy Woods

A forest's quiet chorus of chirps, clicks, and chits change to loud scree-scree-screeches and other noises as two rambunctious wolf pups, separated from their pack, scamper and chase.…

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Ayobami and the Names of the Animals

"Ayobami is an African girl who dreams of going to school. After war comes to an end, she can finally return to the schoolhouse. But in order to do so, she has to take a dangerous path through the jungle. Armed only with a piece of paper and a worn-out pencil, she embarks on a hazardous journey to fulfill her unweaving…

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by Parr, Todd E PARR

Be Who You Are

Picture book encouraging kids to be proud of what makes them unique, where they come from, and how they express themselves and see the world.…

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by Pearlman, Robb E PEARLMA

Pink is for Boys

A celebration of how colors are for everyone depicts characters engaging in their favorite activities.…

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by Morris, Richard T., E MORRIS

Bear Came Along

An assortment of animals living separate lives discover they need each other when they have a chance encounter on a river.…

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by Oh, Joowon E OH

Our Favorite Day

Follows Papa and his granddaughter as they spend another Thursday together.…

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by Litton, Jonathan E LITTON

Steam Stories. Robot Repairs : (technology)

"Robbie the robot has had an accident! With the help of Miss Eureka, Suzy and Max learn about circuits, tools, and batteries. Will their technology know-how rescue Robbie?"--Page [4] of cover.…

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by Eggers, Dave E EGGERS

Tomorrow Most Likely

Told in rhyme, a little boy, tucked into his bed, thinks of all the wonderful and ordinary things he will see and do tomorrow.…

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by Gravett, Emily E GRAVETT

Old Hat

After buying one outrageous hat after another in an attempt to keep up with the latest fashions set by his teasing animal friends, Harbet the dog learns that true happiness comes from being yourself.…

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by Ransome, James E RANSOME

The Bell Rang

A slave family is distressed when they discover their son Ben has run away.…

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by Brown, Jeffrey, E BROWN

My Teacher is a Robot

From the author of the "New York Times"-bestselling Jedi Academy books comes an imaginative picture book about a kid whose creative outlook has everyone at school seeing the world through new eyes. Fred does not want to go to school because it's boring. Especially since he thinks his teacher is a robot. If only Fred co…

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by Brosgol, Vera E BROSGOL

The Little Guys

"The Little Guys might be small, but they aim to be mighty. As they head off to find breakfast, they can conquer anything through teamwork---cross deep waters, dig through obstacles, and climb the tallest trees. Nothing can stop them! But as they begin to amass more than they need, the creatures in the forest ponder---…

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by Atinuke E ATINUKE

B is for Baby

"Atinuke and Angela Brooksbank, creators of the award-winning Baby Goes to Market, pair up again for a bright and beautiful first book of words. B is for Baby. B is for Brother. B is for going to see Baba! One morning after breakfast, Baby's big brother is getting ready to take the basket of bananas all the way to Baba…

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by Persico, Zoe, E PERSICO

Georgia's Terrific, Colorific Experiment

Georgia wants to become a famous scientist, but she does not think her family of artists can be of any help to her.…

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by Lecocq, Mara E LECOCQ

Rox's Secret Code

Rox does not want to clean up her room, so she creates a robot to do her chores for her, but Chorebot gets out of control.…

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by Wilson, Steve, E WILSON

Hedgehugs

"Horace and Hattie are hedgehogs, and the very best of friends. Together, they make daisy chains, splash in puddles, and have tea parties. But there is one thing they can't do--hug! They are just too spiky. Throughout the seasons, these two hedgehogs will try many different ways of hugging. But will Horace and Hattie f…

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by Lambert, Jonathan E LAMBERT

The Big, Angry Roar

When a lion cub gets in trouble for fighting with his younger sister, he storms off and the other jungle animals try to help him figure out how to handle his anger.…

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by Fleming, Denise, E FLEMING

This is the Nest That Robin Built : with a Little Help from Her Friends

A cumulative rhyme about the animals who help Robin build her nest.…

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by Chitra Soundar E CHITRA

Farmer Falgu Goes Kite Flying

When his daughter loses her kite on the way to the annual kite-flying festival, Farmer Falgu must come up with a clever solution.…

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by Davis, Jacky, E DAVIS

Olive & Pekoe : in Four Short Walks

Playful puppy Pekoe and his good friend, Olive, an old dog with short legs, have different approaches as they enjoy a visit to the park, get caught in a thunderstorm, meet a chipmunk, and face a bully.…

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by Cumming, Alan, E CUMMING

Honey & Leon Take the High Road

Determined to keep their dads safe on their trip to London, two dogs disguise themselves and follow them and end up secretly guiding them out of a dense Scottish fog.…

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by McClintock, Barbara E MCCLINT

Vroom!

Follows a young girl's imaginary journey as she zooms in a race car past fields and forests to faraway lands before returning home to her own safe bed.…

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by Gorbachev, Valeri E GORBACH

Lost and Found Ducklings

"Sister Duck and Brother Duck are lost, so all of the animals use their biggest hoots, bellows, howls, and growls to summon Mama and Papa"--…

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by Fadipe, Sade E FADIPE

A Visit to Grandad : an African Abc

"Join Adanah on an alphabetical adventure as she goes to visit her grandfather in Modakeke, Nigeria. Every letter, from A to Z, is featured in this African alphabet book, including C for a camera to take pictures, E for an eagle spied above the trees, P for a pump for fetching water, and S for stories told by Auntie Su…

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by Willis, Jeanne E WILLIS

Slug Needs a Hug

Slug worries that the reason his mother never hugs him is that he is ugly, so he follows his friends' advice to be furry, with a beak, horns, and more, until his mother can no longer recognize him, but then he learns that she loves him, no matter what.…

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by Van Dusen, Chris E VAN DUS

If I Built a House

Imaginative Jack describes the kind of house he would build--one with a racetrack, a flying room, and a gigantic slide.…

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by Doerrfeld, Cori E DOERRFE

Goodbye, Friend! Hello, Friend!

Two best friends understand that saying goodbye to one experience means saying hello to the next, but that does not make it easier when one friend has to move away.…

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by Dean, James, E DEAN

Pete the Cat and the Itsy Bitsy Spider

Presents an adaptation of the "Itsy Bitsy Spider," in which Pete and his friends know just how to help the spider succeed.…

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by Higgins, Ryan T. E HIGGINS

Bruce's Big Storm

Grumpy Bruce the bear does not like neighbors, but is forced to help when a big storm draws them all to his home.…

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We've Got the Whole World in Our Hands

"Join in a multicultural celebration of unity and diversity friendships all around the world as we read and sing along with joy, love, and peace!"--Jacket.…

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by De Anda, Diane E DE ANDA

Mango Moon

"Ten-year-old Maricela, her brother Manuel, and mother face many challenges when her father is taken away to face deportation, but love binds them close." --…

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by Atinuke E ATINUKE

Baby Goes to Market

Join Baby and his doting mama at a bustling southwest Nigerian marketplace for a bright, bouncy read-aloud offering a gentle introduction to numbers.…

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Ayobami and the Names of the Animals

After war comes to an end in her African homeland, Ayobami can finally return to her schoolhouse. But in order to do so, she must take a dangerous path through the jungle, armed only with a piece of paper and a worn-out pencil.…

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by Holm, Jennifer L. E HOLM

The Evil Princess Vs. the Brave Knight

Meet the Evil Princess and the Brave Knight. She casts terrible spells, while he fights dragons. He rescues cats in distress, while she makes mischief. No wonder there isn't much peace in this kingdom! But is the Evil Princess really so evil? And is the Brave Knight truly as chivalrous as he seems?…

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by Yolen, Jane E YOLEN

A Kite for Moon

A young boy, seeing that Moon is lonely, sends up a kite to cheer her then, after growing up and learning many things, he becomes the first human to visit her. Dedicated to Neil Armstrong and written in recognition of the fiftieth anniversary of the first U.S. moon landing.…

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by Khan, Hena E KHAN

Under My Hijab

As a young girl observes that each of six women in her life wears her hijab and hair in a different way, she considers how to express her own style one day.…

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by Steele, K-Fai E STEELE

A Normal Pig

"Pip is a normal pig who does normal stuff: cooking, painting, and dreaming of what she'll be when she grows up. But one day a new pig comes to school and starts pointing out all the ways in which Pip is different. Suddenly she doesn't like any of the same things she used to...the things that made her Pip. A wonderful …

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by Heder, Thyra E HEDER

How Do You Dance?

There are so many ways to dance! You can jiggle or wiggle or stomp. You can bop or bounce or go completely nuts. You can dance at the market or the bus stop, with your fingers or your face. You can dance because you're happy or even because you're sad. But what's the best way to dance? Exactly how you want to!"--…

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by Reidy, Jean E REIDY

Truman

He may be slow but Truman the turtle is determined to find his girl Sarah, who has boarded a city bus on her way to preschool.…

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by Ghosh, Ronojoy E GHOSH

No Place Like Home

George the polar bear, unhappy living in a city, sets out to find where he belongs but the jungle, a mountain, the desert, and even the sea feel uncomfortable.--…

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by Robert, Nadine E ROBERT

Bruno, the Standing Cat

Bruno is an unusual cat who stands on two legs, loves riding his skateboard, and gives great back rubs.…

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by Zuill, Andrea E ZUILL

Sweety

Sweety is awkward, even for a naked mole rat, but with encouragement from her Aunt Ruth, she begins to see that being herself is the best way to find a friend.…

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