Children's Books

Mommy, Mama, and Me

product image
$7.99
A heartwarming board books about gay parents! A great purchase for new parents and new babies alike, and the perfect gift to show your love for mommy, mama and more!

Rhythmic text and illustrations with universal appeal show a toddler spending the day with its mommies. From hide-and-seek to dress-up, then bath time and a kiss goodnight, there's no limit to what a loving family can do together.

Share the loving bond between same-sex parents and their children in this hearttwearming story of family.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781582462639
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Monica the Muskie

product image
$17.95

Monica the Muskie shares the fun and excitement of fishing with family and friends. The muskie's reputation as a large, mean, and difficult-to-catch fish is legendary. Monica the Muskie shares suggestions for getting the elusive fish of ten thousand casts into the boat and captures the rewarding feeling dedicated muskie fishermen know well. Fishing with family and friends creates lasting memories and teaches us to explore and enjoy the outdoors--and to maintain the heritage of fishing.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781643438580
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Monsters in the Briny

product image
$17.99
What do you do with a grumpy kraken, a sickly sea serpent, and a tearful gigantic tortoise? You sing them a tune, of course! Following the sea shanty rhyme of What Do You Do With . . ., a ship's crew of sailors has to contend with a coterie of mythical sea creatures, all demanding comfort and attention. As each creature threatens to swamp the ship, the quick-thinking crew knows just what to do to save the day, from serving pancakes to mopping a sweaty forehead to sharing an umbrella to keep the rain away. But what happens when the sailors have had enough? Back matter includes information about the sea creatures featured, music and lyrics, along with a brief history of sea shanties.
ISBN/SKU: 
9781534111493
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Most Perfect You

product image
$18.99
Jazmyn Simon's debut is a moving love letter to children struggling to accept themselves inside and out--exactly as they are. This gorgeous picture book was inspired by a conversation between the author and her daughter.

I was shown all the smiles in the entire world. I looked at all of the many bright smiles until I found my favorite: your smile.

After comparing herself to other little girls, Irie confides in her mama that she feels something is wrong with her, that she's not perfect as she is. And so Irie's mama tells the magical story of how Irie was intentionally and wonderfully made. In fact, Irie is made up of all her mother's favorite things: sparkling eyes, a bright smile, and a kind heart.

Actor and activist Jazmyn Simon's tender picture book emphasizes the unique beauty and strength of all children, encouraging them to love their most perfect selves.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780593426944
0

Mother Goose Goes to India

product image
$17.99
From New York Times bestselling authors Kabir Sehgal and Surishtha Sehgal comes a charming and brightly illustrated spin on classic nursery rhymes that celebrates rich Indian culture and introduces Hindi vocabulary.

Mother Goose takes a trip to India in this unique collection of nursery rhymes with a distinctly Indian flair. This little sooar (pig) goes to the bazaar. Little Miss Muffet eats dahi (yogurt) until a makadee (spider) scares her away. Little Jack Horner eats Diwali sweets. Rhymes and characters that are familiar to young readers bring to life the beauty, wonder, and diversity of a vast and vibrant country in a way that is accessible and fun.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781534439603
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Mouse's Wood: A Year in Nature

$19.95

Written with a gentle rhyme that reflects the slow pace of Mouse's rambling journey, and illustrated in Alice Melvin's inimitable style, Mouse's Wood is a heartwarming celebration of slow living in nature. This beautifully designed book also features special die-cut flaps and includes a spread featuring a nature calendar of plants, birds, and animals for children to search for in the wild.

Mouse first ventures out in wintry January to visit his friend Squirrel. Mouse moves on to wake up Hedgehog for the arrival of spring, and as he continues along the path in the wood, Mouse's journey from friend to friend maps out the changes in seasons from January through to December.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780500652701
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Moving Forward: From Space-Age Rides to Civil Rights Sit-Ins with Airman Alton Yates

product image
$17.99
Meet activist Alton Yates, an Air Force veteran who dedicated his life to propelling America forward--from space travel to the Civil Rights Movement and beyond--in this inspiring nonfiction picture book.

As a child growing up in Jacksonville, Florida, Alton Yates watched Black veterans return home from fighting for their country, only to have that country turn its back on them. After Alton joined the Air Force and risked his life to make spacecraft and airplane flight safer, he returned home to the same Jim Crow laws.

Alton now had a new mission: To make a stand against Jim Crow.

Based on author Chris Barton's extensive interviews, witness Alton Yates's lifelong commitment to his country, as he put his life on the line time and again for science, for civil rights, and for America's progress.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781534473652
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Mr. Beagle and the Georgestown Mystery

product image
$9.95
When he decides to visit his cousin Georgie, Mr. Beagle is not looking for a new mystery to solve--but he finds one nonetheless. Books have been going missing in the neighborhood, and not just any books...storybooks. Of course, Mr. Beagle's keen nose and sharp eyes help him find the answer.

In this delightful picture book, Lori Doody has her quirky canine sleuth solve a new puzzle and celebrates the importance of stories in the lives of us all.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781927917428
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Muddle and Match Farm Animals

product image
$8.99
Full of silliness, alliteration and sound repetition to help children learn as they play; stimulates imagination; develops pre-reading skills, including matching and sorting; encourages storytelling.Readers will have the chance to create all kinds of hilarious farm animal creations as they flip through the pages and muddle things up!
ISBN/SKU: 
9781610676878
0

Muddle and Match: Superheroes

product image
$8.99
Full of silliness, alliteration and sound repetition to help children learn as they play; stimulates imagination; develops pre-reading skills, including matching and sorting; encourages storytelling.Readers will have the chance to create all new kinds of superheroes as they flip through the pages and muddle things up!
ISBN/SKU: 
9781610676861
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Mushroom Rain

product image
$17.99
What can smell like bubble gum, glow neon green at night, be poisonous and yet still eaten by humans, and even help create rain? The answer is mushrooms! From their hidden networks underground to the fruiting body above, mushrooms can do incredible things. But don't call them plants--mushrooms are fungi. They're more closely related to animals like you! Through lyrical text and colorful, detailed artwork, the wonderful, mysterious, and sometimes bizarre world of mushrooms is explored. Back matter includes a glossary, additional mushroom facts, and a science activity.
ISBN/SKU: 
9781534111509
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

My America

$17.99

From author and illustrator Karen Katz, My America is a picture book celebration of immigration to the United States told through the experiences of children who have come from around the world.

Children come to live in America from many different countries, and for many different reasons . . .

In this beautiful celebration of immigration, children from around the world tell their stories, sharing their love of where they're from and where they live now--homes old and new. As they describe the foods they eat, the languages they've learned, the sports they play, and more, the differences and similarities that link us all are revealed.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780805090123
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

My Best Friend

product image
$18.99
Every kid loves their dog . . . and every dog loves their kid. A sweet, funny and stylish celebration of the human-dog relationship. For fans of Maira Kalman's Beloved Dog and Emily Gravett's Dogs.

My best friend is soft, warm, and comfy as a ball of cotton.

My best friend doesn't like baths.

My best friend follows me everywhere. We give each other strength. We have no fear.

Full of the heart, affection, sweetness and mischief that every dog possesses, this book will delight dog lovers big and small and remind them of every good thing that a dog is.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780735270701
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

My Brother the Duck: (new Baby Book for Siblings, Big Sister Little Brother Book for Toddlers)

$16.99
A new sibling book with humor, heart, and a dash of the scientific process sure to delight young readers.

Is Stella's new baby brother a duck?
All the evidence seems to be pointing in that direction, but Stella knows that scientists can't just wing it. Further research is definitely required.

This sweet and silly book is just ducky for new siblings, fledgling scientists and anyone who loves a good laugh.

- Read-aloud books for children and siblings
- New baby gift for siblings
- Pat Zietlow Miller has published numerous children's books, including the critically acclaimed Be Kind.

Picture-book-reading new siblings who enjoyed The New Small Person, Little Miss Big Sis, and Julius Baby of the World will love the sweet and silly humor of My Brother the Duck.

- Children's books for ages 3-5
- New siblings, big sister books
- STEM principles

Pat Zietlow Miller is the is the award-winning picture book author of Be Kind, Sophie's Squash, Sharing the Bread, The Quickest Kid in Clarksville, and Wherever You Go, among others.

Daniel Wiseman is a growing presence in children's books, having illustrated a dozen books in the past three years.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781452142838
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

My First Big Book of Dinosaur Facts

product image
$14.99

This big book of 96 info-packed pages introduces young readers to all the key science and facts about dinosaurs in a fun question and answer format.

The book's wide-ranging Q&As include: How did dinosaurs become fossils? What happens at a dinosaur dig? Who invented the word "dinosaur"? Were dinosaurs striped and feathery? Which dinosaur's bite was the most powerful? Did dino poops become fossils? What sounds did dinosaurs make? Did dinosaurs build nests? And what happened to the dinosaurs?

- Perfect for early elementary earth science projects about fossils
- Detailed diagrams show how fossils formed
- Shows paleontologists and other scientists at work
- Packed with photos and high-quality 3D digital illustrations
- Close picture and text match with lots of labels
- Carefully-leveled text for newly fluent readers
- Key content vocabulary with helpful phonetic pronunciations
- Includes a glossary and comprehension quiz

This high-interest topic is perfect for introducing students to non-fiction reading. And the fantastic imagery and quantity of information will have kids returning to the book again and again, making it a valuable resource for classrooms and libraries.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781788562478
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

My First Jewish Baby Book: Almost Everything You Need to Know about Being Jewish--From Afikomen to Zayde

$11.99
This irresistible board book gives little ones (ages 0-3) an alphabetical introduction to Judaism--the delicious foods, meaningful rituals, lively holidays, expressive language, and more.

Hip illustrations accompany snappy, rhyming text in a fun, fabulous package that is a must-have for any Jewish baby's nursery. This tiny tome covers quintessential foods such as bagels and brisket, rituals and holidays including Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, Shabbat, and Hanukkah, as well as important cultural references (F is for Fiddler on the Roof!) with a little Yiddish thrown in. Parents and grandparents will love sharing every concise, funny entry with the little ones in their lives.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781941367605
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

My Garden

$17.99

The girl in this book grows chocolate rabbits, tomatoes as big as beach balls, flowers that change color, and seashells in her garden.

How does your garden grow?

ISBN/SKU: 
9780061715174
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

My Lala

product image
$18.99
A joyful picture book about confidence featuring a little girl making her mark on the world, from acclaimed author Thomas King, and for fans of Ladybug Girl.

Lala wakes up one morning and decides that she owns the world. Quick as a fox, she bounds to her box of treasures and finds her shiny red dots -- to mark what is hers, because there's nothing that's not!

Lala's bear gets a dot, as does her blankie, boots, and even the markers she uses to make scrawls on her walls. When she finishes labeling everything in her room and goes to label her dad-daddy's socks, Lala realizes that she's out of dots! But when Lala discovers that she can simply create her own red dots, will anything be safe from Lala?

Join rambunctious Lala on her quest to own the world in this joyful picture book that celebrates confidence and positive thinking.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780735269347
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

My Words Flew Away Like Birds

product image
$17.99
A poetically told immigration story that fosters understanding and beautifully articulates how the desire to belong and the need for human connection are universal.

A little girl learns some words in a new language to prepare for her move to a new country. But when she, her mother and her father arrive, "all her words fly away like birds." The girl waits, and watches, and listens, trying to figure things out. Only, it's hard. Then one day the girl meets someone who needs her help. And as she makes a new friend, she finds that the new words start to come easier --- becoming her words, at last. Beautifully written in engaging and accessible free verse, this poignant story offers a powerful lesson in empathy for children everywhere.

The story is inspired by the many newcomer families Debora Pearson has met in her work as a children's librarian in a bustling urban center. Both timely and universal, it provides young children with an opportunity to expand their worldview and be inspired by how the heroine prevails and finds connection. Shrija Jain's simple, whimsical illustrations add playfulness and warmth to the narrative. A perfect read-aloud, this sweet and sensitive picture book encourages all children to celebrate inclusion and highlights the character education traits of resilience, kindness and empathy. There are links here to social studies lessons on community, global awareness and cultural awareness.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781525303180
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Nana Loves You More

product image
$17.99

Jimmy Fallon, host of NBC's The Tonight Show and #1 New York Times bestselling author, is back with a book for grandmothers.

NANA loves you more!

How much does Nana love you?
More than the moon? More than the stars?
More than all of the planets by far!

One of the most popular entertainers in the world will tell you just how deep a Nana's love runs.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781250823946
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Nana the Great Comes to Visit

product image
$12.99
This joyous, energetic picture book from the bestselling author of the God Gave Us series celebrates the unique ways grandparents help children gain confidence.

It's always a good time when Nana comes for a visit! Nana doesn't mind making a mess while building forts. Nana plays checkers to win. Nana encourages climbing high, savoring dessert, and playing hopscotch. In short, everything's more fun with Nana and her spunky outlook on life!

Nana the Great Comes to Visit celebrates the countless ways grownups help children learn to believe in themselves--and assures children that a grandparent's love stays with them always.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780593232880
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Nano: The Spectacular Science of the Very (Very) Small

product image
$17.99
The cutting-edge world of nanoscience leaps to life on boldly patterned pages in this STEM-ready gem.

An acclaimed physicist and debut picture-book author introduces readers to the tiny building blocks that make up the world around us. Elegant, friendly text and stylish illustrations explain atoms, the elements, and other essential science concepts and reveal how very (very) small materials are manipulated to create self-washing windows; stronger, lighter airplanes; and other wonders of nanotechnology. Further explanation in the back matter gives more detail about various scientists' roles and the tools they use. Splashed with bright primary colors, this tribute to the tiny will inspire curious minds of every stripe.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781536217667
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Neither: A Story About Being Who You Are

product image
$7.99
In this colorful and touching board book that celebrates what makes each of us unique, a little creature that's not quite a bird and not quite a bunny--it's "neither"--searches for a place to fit in.

In the Land of This and That, there are only two kinds: blue bunnies and yellow birds. But one day a funny green egg hatches, and a little creature that's not quite a bird and not quite a bunny pops out. It's neither!

Neither tries hard to fit in, but its bird legs aren't good for jumping like the other bunnies, and its fluffy tail isn't good for flapping like the other birds. It sets out to find a new home and discovers a very different place, one with endless colors and shapes and creatures of all kinds. But when a blue bunny and a yellow bird with some hidden differences of their own arrive, it's up to Neither to decide if they are welcome in the Land of All.

This thoughtful story promotes diversity and offers a valuable lesson to the youngest of audiences: it is our differences that unite us.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780316547710
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

Neverwoof

product image
$16.99
There was a dog named Neverwoof,
and never did he woof.
He chased a siren.

Woo woo woo.
He saved a baby.
Boo hoo hoo.
He got high-fives from the fire crew.
But never did he woof.

Everyone in town knows Neverwoof is a good dog--so quiet, so composed. But when danger is in the house, will he find his bark? With rhyming text that begs to be read aloud and retro-style art in pantone color, Neverwoof is a hilarious picture book with a surprising twist!

ISBN/SKU: 
9781641704618
0
Author: 
Publisher: 

New in Town

product image
$18.99

An Amazon Best Book of the Month

One fine morning, the people of Puddletrunk wake up to find their bridge has collapsed. They are not surprised. After all, termites have destroyed the last 200 or so bridges. Luckily, the people of Puddletrunk have a bridge-building expert in their town: the fabulous Mortimer Gulch, who will gladly rebuild their bridge for a pretty penny. But when a newcomer to Puddletrunk does not want to pay for the repairs, Mortimer is displeased. To make matters worse, this unusual foreigner has some innovative ideas that threaten to upend Mortimer Gulch's entire business . . .

Here is a whimsical yet timely picture book allegory about what new people with new ideas can bring to communities.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780374306090
0