Kids Picture Books

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Pete the cat : the great leprechaun chase / by James Dean.
When Pete the Cat opens a leprechaun catching business on St. Patrick's Day, his efforts are complicated by Clover, a leprechaun who's full of tricks.
The grouchy ladybug/ Eric Carle.
A grouchy ladybug, looking for a fight, challenges everyone she meets regardless of their size or strength. On board pages.
The Berenstain Bears' pet rescue / Mike Berenstain.
When volunteers from an animal shelter come to Bear Country School. Brother and Sister learn all about pet adoption.
The Berenstain Bears and a job well done / written by Jan and Mike Berenstain.
Mama and Papa Bear tell their children what the Bible says about hard work as the family does spring cleaning projects.
The mixed-up chameleon [board book] / by Eric Carle.
A bored chameleon wishes it could be more like all the other animals it sees, but soon decides it would rather just be itself. Cutouts along the edges of the pages display various animals and colors.
Click, clack, moo : cows that type / by Doreen Cronin ; pictures by Betsy Lewin.
When Farmer Brown's cows find a typewriter in the barn they start making demands, and go on strike when the farmer refuses to give them what they want.
Lex Luthor : an origin story / written by Ivan Cohen ; illustrated by Luciano Vecchio.
How did Lex Luthor become Superman's archenemy? Discover the story behind this villains journey from businessman to madman.
Catwoman : an origin story / written by Louise Simonson ; illustrated by Luciano Vecchio.
How did Catwoman become Batman's feline foe? Discover the story behind this cat burglar's journey from friend to felon, including the source of her catlike skills.
Let's play basketball / Nancy Hall.
Let's play ball! Learn all about basketball with this shaped board book that looks and feels like a real basketball!Perfect for anyone who wants to get their child started early, Let's Play Basketball teaches little ones the basic terms of the game. Shape…
Won't you be my kissaroo? / Joanne Ryder ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet.
From sticky breakfast kisses to playful "gotcha" kisses to snuggly bedtime kisses, there's a new kiss for each moment of the day. The best, sweetest kisses of all are those you share every day -- with your very own kissaroo!
Pop-up peekaboo! : Colors / written by Dawn Sirett.
Look for brightly colored animals under the flaps.
Pop-up peekaboo! farm / [written by Dawn Sirett and Sarah Davis ; special photography by Dave King].
Lift the flaps to find hidden pop-ups illustrating things on the farm.
My fuzzy Valentine / by Naomi Kleinberg ; illustrated by Louis Womble.
Elmo receives a valentine and then must ask all his friends who sent it to him.
Mama loves her silly goose! [board book] / Sandra Magsamen.
"A sweet and loving twist on your favorite nursery rhymes!"--Back cover.
Fox explores the night : a first science storybook / Martin Jenkins ; illustrated by Richard Smythe.
Young readers are invited to join a determined fox as she sets out to find her dinner in this simple, stylish introduction to light and dark. Full color.
Lois looks for Bob at home / Gerry Turley.
Lois can't find Bob anywhere in the house! Can you help her find him?
Peter Rabbit, I love you.
Little bunnies smile, giggle, sing, and clap, while telling each other they love them.
Who loves Boo? / Salina Yoon.
"Where is Boo's valentine hiding? Young readers will love searching for it among delightful treats -- and finding something else instead. Children will want to read and play this guessing game again and again!"--Back cover.
Duck and his friends / by Kathryn Jackson and Byron Jackson ; illustrated by Richard Scarry.
Jack Rabbit and Mouse build a raft to help Duck get over his fear of water.
All grown up? / adapted by Courtney Carbone ; illustrated by Jorge Monlongo
"Fans of Nickelodeon's Rugrats will love this Little Golden Book about growing up! Angelica is excited about her birthday--until she learns that becoming a big girl means more responsibility. Horrified by the thought of growing up, she takes desperate mea…
I love you, Funny Bunny / illustrated by Sean Julian
An illustrated, rhyming celebration of the love between a parent and child
I have a secret : a first counting book / by Carl Memling ; illustrated by Joseph Giordano.
One little chick has a secret and entices the other animals to follow her around the farm to learn what it is.
How does a butterfly grow? / written by: Dawn Sirett ; illustrated by: Louise Anglicas.
Introduces young readers to the life cycle of a butterfly, as well as such other butterfly facts as how they feed, how they spread pollen, and how they are similar and different to moths.
Love makes a family / Sophie Beer.
Whether you have one parent, two moms, two dads, a mom and a dad, or another wonderful caregiver, there's one thing that makes a family a family ... and that's love.
Mew's mythical journey / by C.J. Nestor.
As Pokémon Trainers venture from region to region, they discover the special creatures known as Mythical Pokémon.
I am Mr. Spock / by Elizabeth Schaefer ; illustrated by Ethen Beavers.
Learn about Mr. Spock, science officer aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise.
I am Captain Kirk / by Frank Berrios ; illustrated by Ethen Beavers.
Whether making strange new discoveries at the farthest reaches of the galaxy or facing off against Klingons and other alien races, find out what makes Captain James T. Kirk the most famous starship captain ever.
Team top wing! / adapted by Mickie Matheis ; illustrated by Shane Clester.
"This Little Golden Book features high-flying bird cadets Swift, Penny, Brody, and Rod from Nickelodeon's new animated show Top Wing! Boys and girls ages 2 to 5 will love following the adventures of these cadets as they work together to earn their wings" …
David and Goliath / by Christin Ditchfield ; illustrated by Jerry Smath.
A retelling of the story of how David faced the giant Goliath.
Dumbo : I am Dumbo / by Apple Jordan ; illustrated by Alan Batson.
The story of Dumbo the flying elephant and his friend Timothy Q. Mouse.
Pete the cat's world tour / by James Dean
Pete the Cat and his groovy band tour the world and try to get the best of what the planet has to offer, from sipping mango lassis in India to taking a dip in Iceland's blue lagoon
Rosa : my first Rosa Parks / [Lisbeth Kaiser]
Profiles the African American woman who sparked a bus boycott when she was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white person.
My first 100 Peanuts words / by Charles M. Schulz ; written by May Nakamura ; illustrated by Vicki Scott.
"Learn 100 first words about Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the Peanuts gang in this book for the littlest Peanuts fans! From Charlie Brown's "kite" and "football" to Snoopy's "doghouse," get to know all the words in the Peanuts' world"--Back cover.
Don't wake the tiger! / illustrated by Carles Ballesteros.
"All the animals are sleeping until--with each turn of the page--the reader wakes each of them up!"--Provided by publisher.
Crunch! munch! bunny / written by Clare Lloyd.
Lift the flaps to listen to noisy baby animal noises.
The real boat / Marina Aromshtam ; illustrated by Victoria Semykina ; translated from the Russian by Olga Varshaver.
One day a paper boat leaves his little pond to begin a dangerous journey to the ocean. When he gets there, he knows he will become a real boat.
Nickelodeon 5-minute adventure stories collection.
"This collection features Nickelodeon stories that can each be read aloud in five minutes. Nickelodeon fans ages 3 to 7 will love this hardcover collection of tales featuring the characters from PAW Patrol, Blaze and the Monster Machines, Shimmer and Shin…
Meet Miss Fancy / Irene Latham ; illustrated by John Holyfield.
A ten-year-old African American boy wants to welcome the circus elephant named Miss Fancy to her new home in a nearby park, but he is disappointed to see a sign 'No Colored Allowed'.
I am the genie / by John Sazaklis ; illustrated by Alan Batson.
"Children will love reading about the big blue star of Disney Aladdin--the Genie! This new Little Golden Book is beautifully illustrated with a unique art style and features Aladdin, Princess Jasmine, and other characters from the hit movie"
Captain Marvel / by John Sazaklis ; illustrated by Penelope R. Gaylord.
"Meet Marvel's out-of-this-world new superhero Captain Marvel as she uses her amazing powers of flight and super strength to fight alien threats to Earth! Boys and girls will love this action-packed Little Golden Book as they learn about Captain Marvel--f…
How to be a race car : respect with Lightning McQueen / Mari Schuh.
"Throughout his racing career, Lightning McQueen has had to learn how to compete while also showing respect to his team and competitors. Follow along as Lightning McQueen learns about teamwork, respect, and much more."--Provided by publisher.
How to be king of Pride Rock : confidence with Simba / Mari Schuh.
"Follow along with Simba from Disney's The Lion King as he learns all about leadership"--Provided by publisher.
I am Sam-I-Am / by Tish Rabe ; illustrated by Tom Brannon.
"Meet Sam-I-Am -- he likes to eat green eggs and ham! A super-simple board book perfect for Dr. Seuss's young fans!"--Back cover.
It's Spring! / [by Mary Man-Kong].
"Poppy, Branch, and Cloud Guy celebrate their favorite parts of spring-from flowers to rainbows and more"--Publisher's website.
Vehicles / Steve DeGregorio & Chieri DeGregorio.
This sturdy board book, packed with images of vehicles, is the perfect introduction to things that zoom, fly, and rumble for babies and toddlers. The 8-bit illustration style makes the book even more fun and accessible for young children, and it will also…
Animals / Steve DeGregorio & Chieri DeGregorio.
"This sturdy board book, packed with images of animals, is the perfect introduction to creatures from around the world for babies and toddlers. The 8-bit illustration style makes the book even more fun and accessible for young children, and will also appe…
Dress like a girl / written by Patricia Toht ; illustrated by Lorian Tu-Dean.
Explores the concept of dressing "like a girl," in which girls dress in space suits, police officer uniforms, and laboratory coats to prove that girls can be anything they want to be.
Thunder pug / by Kim Norman ; illustrated by Keika Yamaguchi.
"This delightful follow-up to the popular Puddle Pug brings back that perfectly THUNDER-ful pug-and-pig pair: Percy and Petunia." --Provided by publisher.
Do you know a superhero? / art by Jesús Escudero.
Meet a special group of superheroes: they have a home, a family, and very important jobs. These are the Superhero Parents and their powers are diverse: Super Nurse Mom takes care of sick children, Super Vets are a mom and dad duo making sure pets are heal…
Sharing does not compute / by Michael Slack.
Standroid and Dandroid are having a good time playing together until they have a problem sharing a toy car.
Busy days with Curious George : 8 stories included / Margret and H.A. Rey.
Compilation of eight previously published Curious George titles.
A treasury of Curious George / Margret and H.A. Rey ; illustrated in the style of H.A. Rey by Vipah Interactive and Martha Weston.
Curious George causes trouble at a train station, at the opening of a new toy store, on a dump truck, when he finds party supplies, while camping, at his first Halloween costume party, at the library, and in the city, but always redeems himself.
Loving hands / Tony Johnston ; illustrated by Amy June Bates.
Hands wave hello, hands hold, hands heal. Hands say, I am here for you always. In simple, stirring rhymes, author Tony Johnston pens a timeless ode to parenthood. The small moments and quiet scenes that make up childhood -- learning to clap, planting a ga…
Franklin and Luna go to the Moon / Jen Campbell, Katie Harnett.
"Luna and her best friend, Franklin the dragon, love stories and want to visit all the places they've read about in books. Along the way, they meet many magical creatures but there's just one problem - they can't remember where dragons live! They search h…
Because / score by Mo Willems ; performance by Amber Ren.
A series of events, some seemingly very insignificant, lead to a young girl attending a life-changing concert.
Find and point Easter / Chanko & Butler.
Simple text and illustrations introduce young readers to the Easter holiday.
The very impatient caterpillar / Ross Burach.
A caterpillar learns to be patient while trying to metamorphosize.
Say something / by Peter Hamilton Reynolds.
Encourages readers to say something using their actions and words to show the importance and power of their voice.
The good egg / Jory John and Pete Oswald.
When the other eggs in his carton behave badly, the good egg feels like he needs to be perfect.
The Berenstain Bears the very first Easter / by Jan & Mike Berenstain.
The night before Easter, Papa reads Brother, Sister, and Honey Bear the story of Jesus' final days, death, and resurrection. Includes a word puzzle.
An Easter prayer / written by Amy Parker ; illustrated by Alison Edgson.
A little rabbit and chick offer a prayer to thank God for Easter and spring.
Happy St. Patrick's Day / made by Aimée Chapman, Penny Worms, and Kylie Hamley ; illustrated by Nanette Regan.
Rhyming text introduces readers to the world of the mysterious leprechauns of Irish legend, in a board book with die-cut pages.
Will giraffe laugh? / Hilary Leung.
Giraffe is cranky, so his friends try to cheer him up, but Giraffe will not laugh at anything.
When sadness is at your door / Eva Eland.
A young child experiences sadness as if it were a visitor, acknowledging the emotion and suggesting activities to do with it.
Hands up! / by Breanna J. McDaniel ; illustrated by Shane W. Evans.
"A young girl lifts her hands up in a series of everyday moments before finally raising her hands in resistance at a protest march"--Provided by publisher.
Sea bear : a journey for survival / Lindsay Moore.
A polar bear waits patiently for spring when the ice breaks up, but after months of hunting, paddling, and resting on ice floes, summer ends and the bear must swim very far to find land. Includes facts about polar bears and the effect of climate change on…
Saint Patrick / Tomie dePaola.
Relates the life and legends of Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland.
Shapes / Jacques Duquennoy.
Zoe and Zack use paintbrushes to draw shapes and soon discover that everything they can create is made from them, in a board book that includes acetate pages.
Pups on patrol / written by Maggie Fischer ; illustrated by Mike Jackson.
Ryder, Chase, Marshall, Skye, Rubble, and the other members of the PAW Patrol help save the day in Adventure Bay.
The little mermaid / by Hannah Eliot ; illustrated by Nívea Ortiz.
Set in the Caribbean, a young mermaid falls in love with a human prince and gets a magic potion from a sea witch to make her human, but the spell will be broken if the prince does not fall in love with her.
Good night diggers / Adam Gamble and Mark Jasper ; illustrated by Cooper Kelly.
Spend the day on the jobsite with diggers, crawlers, suction diggers, wheeled diggers, grapple diggers, shaker and crusher buckets, slab crabs, diggers working construction sites, digger operators, and mechanics until it is time to say good night.
The Berenstain Bears, why do good bears have bad days? / by Mike Berenstain.
After Brother and Sister Bear's fishing trip goes from bad to worse, friends tell them God must be punishing them but Mama and Papa explain that God always protects their souls. Includes a word puzzle.
Mapping Sam / Joyce Hesselberth.
"An adventurous cat named Sam explores her neighborhood at night, and maps of all types reveal her journey, illuminating different points of view and the various spots Sam visits"--Provided by publisher.
My magic breath : finding calm through mindful breathing / written by Nick Ortner and Alison Taylor ; pictures by Michelle Polizzi.
Encourages children to discover their magic breath and use it when they are sad, nervous, or worried, offering clear, simple instructions for using breathing and mindfulness to guide emotions.
Snakes on a train / Kathryn Dennis.
Snakes slither and hiss on their train ride.
E is for Easter : a book of first words and ABCs / written by Sara Miller ; illustrated by the Disney Storybook Art Team.
Presents an alphabet book featuring different Disney characters celebrating Easter, including Bambi, Princess Tiana, and Mickey Mouse.
I'll love you till the cows come home / Kathryn Cristaldi ; Kristyna Litten.
Rhyming text and illustrations assure a child that love is endless, as various animals set off on faraway adventures and return home again at bedtime.
Woke baby / Mahogany L. Browne ; illustrated by Theodore Taylor III.
A baby with awareness of social and racial justice issues wakes up for the day.
Who's that hiding in the dark? / John Townsend ; Fermin Solis.
Invites young readers to guess what creature lives in a creepy, old, monster-filled house.
The book of spring / Agnese Baruzzi ; translation and editing: Iceigeo, Milan.
Introduces young readers to things that are associated with spring, including butterflies, flowers, a bird's nest, and ladybugs.
Follow the dots ABC / written and illustrated by Gina Lorena Maldonado.
Invites young readers to follow the raised dots to learn each letter of the alphabet, accompanied by an illustration for a word begining with each letter.
Around the world in 80 days : a transportation primer / by Jennifer Adams ; art by Alison Oliver.
Phileas Fogg and his butler Passepartout attempt to travel around the world in eighty days in order to win a bet Fogg made with his friends.
Follow the dots 123 / Gina Lorena Maldonado.
Invites young readers to follow the raised dots to learn the numbers one through ten, accompanied by an illustration for a word begining with each number.
Peep and Ducky, it's snowing! / David Martin ; illustrated by David Walker.
Peep and Ducky enjoy a day of snowy fun, where they slide down the hill in their sleds, build a snowman, and warm up with cookies and hot chocolate.
Jasmine's story / adapted by Melissa Lagonegro ; illustrated by the Disney Storybook Art Team.
Tells Jasmine's story of meeting the young thief named Aladdin, who masquerades with the help of a genie as Prince Ali and saves the kingdom from the evil Jafar.
How do I love thee? / Jennifer Adams ; Christopher Silas Neal.
Parents describe the breadth of their love for their children, including in soft sunlight and rain-drizzled night, by stars and firelight, and fall's red trees and winter's frost-etched breath.
Look and be grateful / Tomie dePaola.
A boy awakes with the dawn and expresses gratitude for this unique day.
Liza Jane & the dragon / by Laura Lippman ; illustrated by Kate Samworth.
Frustrated with her mom and dad, Liza Jane fires them, deciding she can find better parents, and promptly hires the first applicant that comes to the door, which just happens to be a dragon.
One snowy day / Diana Murray, [illustrated by] Diana Toledano.
In this rhyming counting book, one energetic puppy and two children set out for some snowy day fun.
Up the mountain path / Marianne Dubuc.
"Mrs. Badger, an avid collector and naturalist, takes a weekly journey up to Sugarloaf Peak, greeting her friends on the way and sharing her discoveries with them. One day she meets Lulu, a very small cat, who wants to come with her to the top of the moun…
A world of kindness / from the editors & illustrators of Pajama Press.
Encourages young readers to be kind and offers examples of different ways to be kind.
My fanciest things / written by Krista Tucker ; illustrated by Grace Lee.
Nancy loves all of the fancy things in her room, from her grandmother's gorgeous vanity table to the exquisite tea set from her mother, but Nancy soon discovers that there is something extra special that her fanciest things all have in common.
Solo : a Star Wars story / adapted by Barbara Winthrop ; illustrated by Pilot Studio.
Recounts the youth of Han Solo, intergalactic smuggler, as he teams with Chewbacca, joins a ragtag team of rogues, and wins the Millennium Falcon.
Peppa's Chinese New Year / adapted by Mandy Archer and Cala Spinner.
Peppa and her friends celebrate Chinese New Year by making cards, dressing in red, and performing a dragon dance.
Follow me down to Nicodemus town : based on the history of the African American pioneer settlement / A. LaFaye ; pictures by Nicole Tadgell.
When Dede sees a notice offering land for black people in Kansas, her family decides to quit sharecropping and become homesteading pioneers.
The little snowplow / Lora Koehler ; illustrated by Jake Parker.
When a little snowplow joins a crew of big plows on Mighty Mountain Road, he is sure he can handle the big snows, but his training may not be enough when a big storm arrives.
Noisy touch and lift trucks.
Introduces young readers to different types of trucks, in a text with liftable flaps and textured sound buttons that can be pressed to hear the different sounds that trucks make.
10 little chicks.
Baby animals travel over the hills and far away until they are called back by their mothers, in a book that counts down from ten little chicks to one sweet bunny.
Who's your Valentine, Charlie Brown? / based on the characters by Charles M. Schulz ; by Tina Gallo ; illustrated by Vicki Scott.
Charlie Brown checks his mailbox everyday to see if someone has sent him a Valentine.
The three little aliens and the big bad robot / Margaret McNamara & Mark Fearing.
Three aliens set off to find a new planet for themselves but soon Bork and Gork have forgotten all of their mother's good advice and only Nklxwcyz builds a home safe enough to withstand the Big Bad Robot in this story reminiscent of "The Three Little Pigs…
Spot's tractor / Eric Hill.
Spot and his dad help out around the farm.
I can be anything!
Peppa Pig imagines what it would be like to have many different jobs, including a firefighter, a nurse, and a chef.
Hi-five animals! / Ross Burach.
Greet animals, including a crocodile, a lion, a skunk (hold your nose), and an octopus with a hi-five.
Good night, Peter / illustrations by Eleanor Taylor.
When Peter Rabbit outgrows his old room that he shared with his sisters, he's not so sure he wants to be in bedroom by himself.
Best pug pals.
Puppy brothers and best friends Bingo and Rolly describe their life with their inventor owner, Bob, the great doghouse he made for them, and the fun missions they have gone on together.
Baby's first colors / written by Sally Beets.
Introduces different colors, using textured illustrations of different objects, including a blue boat, a red car, a green bucket, and a yellow shovel.
Baby's first 1 2 3 / [written by Sally Beets].
Counts from one to ten, using textured illustrations of different objects, from one duck to five hats.
Baby robot : a beep-buzz, light-up story! / written by Dawn Sirett ; illustrated and designed by Victoria Palastanga.
When Baby Robot feels tired at the end of a long day, he asks Big Robot for help.
I need a hug / Aaron Blabey.
A little porcupine just wants a hug, but all the other animals shy away from his prickly spikes--except for a snake.
Miss Pinkeltink's purse / written by Patty Brozo ; illustrated by Ana Ochoa.
Miss Pinkeltink carries everything she owns in her purse, but she happily gives things away to people who need them; when Zoey realizes Miss Pinkeltink sleeps in the park she decides to change that.
Lots of love little one : forever and always / by Sandra Magsamen.
Illustrations and rhyming text express love for a new baby, which is brighter than stars and fireflies and greater than a dog loves a bone.
I was made for you / David Lucas.
Cat is made from soft, fluffy yarn, but does not know why he was made until, after setting off into the night in search of answers, he completely unravels.
Where's Waldo? : the spectacular spotlight search / Martin Handford.
Invites readers to use a spotlight beam to find Waldo and his friends in dark scenes.
The book tree / written by Paul Czajak ; illustrated by Rashin Kheiriyeh.
Arlo sees his town change for the worse after the Mayor bans and destroys all books, but by sharing stories Arlo helps set things right again.
Edison : the mystery of the missing mouse treasure / Torben Kuhlmann ; translated by David Henry Wilson.
When two unlikely mice friends build a vessel capable of taking them to the bottom of the ocean, they go in search of a missing treasure, but find the truth to be far more amazing.
Cheerful chick / by Martha Brockenbrough ; illustrated by Brian Won.
Told in rhyme, Chick hatched from her egg wanting to cheer, and lead a barnyard cheering team, but Pig, Cow, and the other animals are not interested--so unless she can find some other cheerers Chick will just have to cheer alone.
123 / Xavier Deneux.
"TouchThinkLearn: 123 is another large-trim, gifty book with the recognizably innovative production. This book is at once a counting book and a guessing game. Each page has a number, counting up from one, of circular die-cuts that conceal a simply designe…
Silent night : the wonderful story of the beloved Christmas carol / Brigitte Weninger ; Julie Wintz-Litty ; translated by David Henry Wilson.
Shares the story of how the famous Christmas carol was created in an Austrian church in 1818 and spread around the world.
Hello, love! / Taro Miura.
Illustrations and brief text explore some of the ways animals express their love for one another by touching noses, beaks, trunks, and holding hands.
My first 100 Batman words / by Maggie Testa ; illustrated by Patrick Spaziante.
Introduces young readers to words for one hundred familiar characters and objects that can be found in the Batman series.