The theme of desperately wanting a pet is not new to children's books, but it takes a different form in I Love Cats!, the follow-up to Stainton and Staake's I Love Dogs!. What is
The Very Very Very Long Dog is a Harry the Dirty Dog meets Captain Underpants picture book that will appeal to dog lovers and readers who enjoy a good laugh about butts a
Chronicle likes to push the envelope, and in this case, it is covered with hearts—or maybe not. The point of the book is that a stereotypical Valentine is not what the author wants to deliver.
NY is for New York is not your average alphabet book.
It’s that time again . . . time for that horrid Grinch to try to ruin Christmas. In Dr.
Some early reading books can lack color and personality while teaching early language skills and concepts. But when Elephant and Piggie are involved, fun is never in short supply.
“This is one fun, lively, and attractive book.”
Innovative design combines with traditional story telling in the sweet and simple The Quiet Crocodile.
“a very good book.”
“This children’s story based on the characters created by Chris Carter will make fans of a new generation.”
Elaborate and detailed illustrations dominate this story of a grumpy girl named Ivy and the lonely little raincloud who befriends her.
“a super-engaging and thoughtful book, just fine for a quick and casual read, but better for a lingering one.”
Walter Benjamin (1892–1940) was a German philosopher with controversial theories about everything from art, literature, politics, economics, and the gamut in between.
Zachary J. Warthog finds a mysterious box on his doorstep.
Author and illustrator Roger Duvoisin (1900–1980) was a Swiss artist who immigrated to the United States in the late 1920s.
“a treasure that will lure a new generation of readers, rendering them life-long fans of Pettson and Findus.”
“a very readable and enjoyable picture book.”
This book is a warm tale about sibling rivalry and the importance of family.
“a charming and very satisfying read.”
Groundhog’s Runaway Shadow is a fascinating story about friendship and acceptance.
How to Catch the Easter Bunny is a delightfully cute story about an Easter bunny named E. B. who is very hard to catch.
One Lonely Fish is a counting book with a bite! With diecut shaped pages children will be able to count from one through ten in a fun and simple way.
Who knew that a basic, everyday umbrella could be more than a simple shelter from the weather? The five imaginative, fun loving characters in The Green Umbrella certainly did.
Whose Poop Is That? This question is asked of readers many times. Can you guess correctly? From the basis of a clump of poop and a paw print, can you guess what animal left its scat?
When an Elephant Falls in Love is an adorable story with a sneak peek into the heart of love’s first nibbles. It is sweet and simple, tender and relatable.
The Cantankerous Crow by Lennart Hellsing and Poul Strøyer is a retelling of a classic Swedish tale from the 1950s.