by Numeroff, Laura Joffe E NUMEROF

The Chicken Sisters

The Chicken sisters drive a troublesome wolf home to his mother with their overwhelming eccentricities.…

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by Paul, Ann Whitford E PAUL

Manana, Iguana

Iguana, Conejo, Tortuga, and Culebra are excited about having a spring party, but only Iguana is willing to do any of the work. Includes a glossary of Spanish words used.…

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Leave Your Sleep : a Collection of Classic Children's Poetry

This collection of classic children's poetry, adapted to music by Natalie Merchant, opens the door to a wondrous world filled with witches and fearless girls, blind men and elephants, giants and sailors and dancing bears. Leave Your Sleep features a daring and delightful selection, ranging from the beloved (e.e. cummin…

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by Wood, Audrey E WOOD

The Napping House

Six original songs accompany the story of the granny, child, dog, cat, mouse, and flea who settle down for a not-so-restful nap on a rainy afternoon.…

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by Soto, Gary E SOTO

Chato's Kitchen

To get the "ratoncitos," little mice who have moved into the barrio, to come to come to his house, Chato the cat prepares all kinds of good food: fajitas, frijoles, salsa, enchiladas, and more.…

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by Mahoney, Judy J458 MAHONEY

Teach Me-- Everyday Italian. Volume 2, Celebrating the Seasons

Follow Marie and Peter as they plant a garden, visit the museums, picnic at the beach, celebrate the holidays and other events of the season. A perfect place to start exploring new languages for children of all ages as it introduces common words, phrases and concepts to the beginning language learner through delightful…

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Skippyjon Jones

Skippyjon Jones is a Siamese cat with an overactive imagination who would rather be El Skippito, his Zorro-like alter ego.…

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by Mahoney, Judy J468 MAHONEY

Teach Me-- Everyday Spanish. Volume 2 : Celebrating the Seasons

Listen and sing along as Marie and her brother Peter celebrate the magic of the seasons on a picnic, at the beach, visiting a museum, and building a snowman. Each season and activity introduces basic Spanish language skills through songs, phrases and vocabulary words.…

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by Fleming, Candace E FLEMING

Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!

After planting his long awaited dream garden, Mr. McGreely seeks a solution to the persistent infestation of his crops by bunnies.…

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by Brown, Marcia E BROWN

Stone Soup : an Old Tale

Three hungry soldiers outwit the greedy inhabitants of a village into providing them with a feast.…

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by Fleming, Candace E FLEMING

Tippy-tippy-tippy, Hide!

Having worked all summer at keeping bunnies out of his garden, Mr. McGreely looks forward to a peaceful winter--if only he can keep those naughty bunnies from invading his home.…

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by Keats, Ezra Jack E KEATS

Whistle for Willie

A little boy wishes so much that he could whistle.…

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by Muecke, Anne E MUECKE

The Dinosaurs' Night Before Christmas

Every Christmas Eve, the dinosaur fossils in the museum come to life to sing, dance, eat gingerbread, and celebrate.…

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by Hoberman, Mary Ann E HOBERMA

A House is a House for Me

Lists in rhyme the dwellings of various animals and things.…

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by Thompson, Emma E THOMPSO

The Christmas Tale of Peter Rabbit

In her second Further Tale of Peter Rabbit, Emma Thompson returns Peter to his home in the Lake District. Peter and his silly cousin Benjamin are helping their friend William, a turkey, who is in danger of becoming Mr and Mrs McGregor's Christmas dinner.…

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by Myers, Walter Dean, E MYERS

The Blues of Flats Brown

To escape an abusive master, a junkyard dog named Flats runs away and makes a name for himself from Mississippi to New York City playing blues on his guitar.…

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by Hutchins, Pat, E HUTCHIN

The Doorbell Rang

Each time the doorbell rings, there are more people who have come to share Ma's wonderful cookies.…

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by Hout, Mies van E HOUT

Pussycat, Pussycat

Mies van Hout's inimitable way with animals is on vibrant display in this collection of favorite nursery rhymes and songs for young children. From the demure kitty of the title to frogs, horses, sheep, mice, and more, this is sure to be a favorite from story time to bedtime. The accompanying CD features a warm maternal…

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by Leaf, Munro, E LEAF

The Story of Ferdinand

Ferdinand likes to sit quietly and smell the flowers, but one day he gets stung by a bee and his snorting and stomping convince everyone that he is the fiercest of bulls.…

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by Simont, Marc E SIMONT

The Stray Dog

When a little dog appears at a family picnic, the girl and boy play with him all afternoon. They name him Willy. At day's end they say good-bye. But the dog has won their hearts and stays on their minds. The following Saturday the family returns to the picnic grounds to look for Willy, but they are not alone-- the dogc…

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by Barrett, Judi E BARRETT

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Life is delicious in the town of Chewandswallow where it rains soup and juice, snows mashed potatoes, and blows storms of hamburgers--until the weather takes a turn for the worse.…

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by Claflin, Willy, E CLAFLIN

The Bully Goat Grim : a Maynard Moose Tale

A big bully, afflicted with Random Hostility Syndrome, terrorizes all of the forest animals until a clever young troll gets his goat.…

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by Gasoi, Jennifer E782.4208 GASOI

Blue and Red Make Purple

"This beautifully illustrated picture book featuring the irresistible songs of Grammy Award Winner Jennifer Gasoi offers children the opportunity to discover the differet colours of her jazz-inspired music. 'Blue and red make purple' is engaging, playful, and utterly endearing! Included are notes highlighting the histo…

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by Bemelmans, Ludwig, E BEMELMA

Madeline and the Gypsies

Gypsies do not like to stay, they only come to go away. And they've taken Madeline and Pepito with them! Miss Clavel is beside herself, but Madeline and Pepito are having the time of their lives. They don't have to got to school, brush their teeth, or ever go to sleep. But soon Madeline and Pepito start to feel homesic…

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by Waber, Bernard E WABER

Ira Sleeps over

A little boy is excited at the prospect of spending the night at his friend's house but worries how he'll get along without his teddy bear.…

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It Looked Like Spilt Milk

Read-along CD accompanied by book with illustrations showing that a cloud may look like spilt milk, an ice cream cone, a tree, a mitten, a rabbit, or many other objects.…

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by Stevens, Janet E STEVENS

The Princess and the Pea

A young girl feels a pea through twenty mattresses and twenty featherbeds and proves that she is a real princess.…

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by Yolen, Jane E YOLEN

How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food?

Describes how a dinosaur eats, with no rude noises and while sitting very still.…

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by Warwick, Dionne E WARWICK

Say a Little Prayer

Young Dionne Warwick is ambling through childhood like any other like kid, enjoying her family and neighbors, her pet dog, her hobbies, and school, when one day she discovers that she has a special talent.…

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by Cowell, Cressida E COWELL

How to Be a Viking

Unlike his large and brave fellow Vikings, Hiccup is small and afraid of everything until he helps steer his ship to safety during a storm.…

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by Mahoney, Judy J491.78 MAHONEY

Teach Me-- Everyday Russian. Volume 1

Presents a musical journey through the day with Marie and her family to learn Russian with songs, common expressions, colors, numbers, the alphabet, and more.…

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by Flack, Marjorie, E FLACK

The Story About Ping

A little duck finds adventure on the Yangtze River when he is too late to board his master's houseboat one evening.…

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Crow Boy

Concern and understanding on the part of his teacher result in bringing to young Chibi, shunned for years by his classmates as an outsider, a respect and popularity he had never known.…

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by Barrett, Judi E BARRETT

Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing

Pictures of animals wearing clothes show why this would be a ridiculous custom for them to adopt.…

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by Dillon, Leo E DILLON

Rap a Tap Tap : Here's Bojangles, Think of That

Illustrations, rhyme, and music describe the dancing of Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, one of the most famous tap dancers of all time.…

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by Thompson, Emma E THOMPSO

The Spectacular Tale of Peter Rabbit

Although they were sent to pick blueberries, Peter Rabbit and his cousin Benjamin Bunny cannot resist sneaking into the fair.…

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by Kimmel, Eric A. E KIMMEL

I Took My Frog to the Library

A young girl brings her pets to the library, with predictably disastrous results.…

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by Wu, Faye-Lynn. E398.8095 WU

Chinese and English Nursery Rhymes : Share and Sing in Two Langua

A collection of nursery rhymes in English and Chinese, some originating from each tradition, interspersed with facts about Chinese culture and traditions.…

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by Williams, Brenda, E WILLIAM

Outdoor Opposites

Rhyming lyrics teach about opposites, including high and low and fast and slow.…

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by Collier, Bryan E COLLIER

Uptown

Explore Harlem with its many sounds, colors and moods. Visit the Apollo Theater, play basketball at Ruckers Park, hear the Boy's Choir and see the sunset over the Harlem River.…

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by Gibbons, Gail E595.789 GIBBONS

Monarch Butterfly

Describes the life cycle, body parts, and behavior of the monarch butterfly. Includes instructions on how to raise a monarch.…

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by Provensen, Alice E PROVENS

A Day in the Life of Murphy

Murphy, a farm terrier, describes a day in his life as he gets fed in the kitchen, hunts mice, goes to the vet, returns to the house for dinner, investigates a noise outside, and retires to the barn for sleep.…

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by Cronin, Doreen E CRONIN

Diary of a Spider

A young spider discovers, day by day, that there is a lot to learn about being a spider, including how to spin webs and avoid vacuum cleaners.…

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Goodnight Songs : a Celebration of the Seasons

Twelve seasonal lullabies are illustrated by contemporary artists, including Floyd Cooper, Leo Espinosa, and Dadu Shin.…

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Goodnight Moon

Goodnight to each of the objects in the great green room: goodnight chairs, goodnight comb, goodnight air.…

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by Mahoney, Judy J495.6 MAHONEY

Teach Me-- Everyday Japanese. Volume 1

Presents a musical journey through the day with Marie and her family to learn Japanese with songs, common expressions, colors, numbers, the alphabet, and more.…

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Skippyjon Jones : Class Action

Skippyjon Jones, a Siamese cat who would rather be his Chihuahua alter ego, is determined to attend dog obedience school.…

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by Bemelmans, Ludwig, E BEMELMA

Madeline in London

Madeline and the other girls travel to London to visit their former neighbor on his birthday.…

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by Cazet, Denys E CAZET

The Octopus

Grandpa helps his favorite grandpup to avoid scratching his chicken pox by telling how he once had to fight off an octopus during a terrible storm.…

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by Raschka, Christopher E RASCHKA

John Coltrane's Giant Steps

John Coltrane's musical composition is performed by a box, a snowflake, some raindrops, and a kitten.…

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by Robertus, Polly M. E ROBERTU

The Dog Who Had Kittens

Baxter the Basset Hound comes to the aid of some kittens when their mother disappears one afternoon.…

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by Henkes, Kevin E HENKES

Wemberly Worried

A mouse named Wemberly, who worries about everything, finds that she has a whole list of things to worry about when she faces the first day of nursery school.…

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by Richards, Keith, EB-RICHARDS RICHARD

Gus & Me : the Story of My Granddad and My First Guitar

Tells the story of the young Keith Richards, who was introduced to the joy of music through his beloved granddad, affectionately known as "Gus."…

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by Freeman, Don, E FREEMAN

A Pocket for Corduroy

A story about a toy bear who wants a pocket for himself and searches for one when he is left behind in the laundromat.…

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by Degen, Bruce E DEGEN

Jamberry

A little boy walking in the forest meets a big lovable bear that takes him on a delicious berry-picking adventure in the magical world of Berryland.…

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Skippyjon Jones Snow What

Skippyjon Jones, the Siamese cat that thinks he is a Chihuahua dog, stars in a fairy tale set in the winter wonderland of his imagination.…

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by Starr, Ringo E STARR

Octopus's Garden

Presents a picture book rendering of the classic Beatles song and includes an accompanying CD recording and audio reading by the song's writer.…

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by Boynton, Sandra E BOYNTON

Frog Trouble : Deluxe Songbook

Presents a CD and illustrated songbook of country songs.…

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Goodnight Songs

A previously unpublished collection of twelve lullabies, illustrated by contemporary, award-winning artists including Jonathan Bean, Sophie Blackall, Renata Liwska, and Dan Yaccarino.…

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by Freeman, Don, E FREEMAN

Gregory's Shadow

Gregory Groundhog and his shadow desperately look for each other after they become separated from one another just before their annual appearance on Groundhog Day.…

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by Engelbreit, Mary J398.8 ENGELBE

Mary Engelbreit's Mother Goose : One Hundred Best-loved Verses

An illustrated collection of one hundred nursery rhymes, including "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" and other familiar poems, as well as "Mary had a Pretty Bird" and other less familiar ones.…

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by Kimmel, Eric A. E398.2452 KIMMEL

Anansi Goes Fishing

Anansi the spider plans to trick Turtle into catching a fish for his dinner, but Turtle proves to be smarter and gets a free meal. Explains the origin of spider webs.…

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Dewey Bob

Dewey Bob Crockett is a young raccoon who loves to collect shiny things, but he discovers that it is a lot harder for a raccoon to collect--and keep--a friend.…

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by Keats, Ezra Jack E KEATS

Hi, Cat!

Archie is full of ideas to entertain his friends, but the new cat in the neighborhood makes it difficult.…

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by Shulevitz, Uri, E SHULEVI

Snow

As snowflakes slowly come down, one by one, people in the city ignore them, and only a boy and his dog think that the snowfall will amount to anything.…

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by Mahoney, Judy J468 MAHONEY

Teach Me-- Everyday Spanish. Volume 1

Presents a musical journey through the day with Marie and her family to learn Spanish with songs, common expressions, colors, numbers, the alphabet, and more.…

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by Myers, Walter Dean, E MYERS

Looking Like Me

Jeremy sets out to discover all of the different "people" that make him who he is, including brother, son, writer, and runner.…

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by Krauss, Ruth E KRAUSS

The Carrot Seed

Despite everyone's dire predictions, a little boy has faith in the carrot seed he plants.…

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by Cuyler, Margery E CUYLER

Stop, Drop, and Roll

Jessica worries about everything from her spelling homework, to remembering to fill her dog's water dish. She learns that fire safety begins with extinguishing her fears.…

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by Henkes, Kevin E HENKES

Chester's Way

Chester and Wilson share the same exact way of doing things, until Lilly moves into the neighborhood and shows them that new ways can be just as good.…

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by Gantos, Jack E GANTOS

Rotten Ralph Helps out

Sarah's cat Rotten Ralph tries to help her create a school project based on ancient Egypt, but he is more of a hindrance than a help.…

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by Hutchins, Pat, E HUTCHIN

Don't Forget the Bacon!

A little boy goes grocery shopping for his mother and tries hard to remember her instructions.…

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by Grimes, Nikki J GRIMES

Voices of Christmas

Step into the shoes of Mary, Joseph, the Innkeeper, Elizabeth, the Shepherds, and more as we poetically recount the wonder of the birth of Jesus through the eyes of those who were witness.…

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by White, Linda, E WHITE

Too Many Pumpkins

Rebecca Estelle, an old woman who has hated pumpkins ever since she was a girl and her family had nothing else to eat, finds herself with a full crop of them.…

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by Rylant, Cynthia E RYLANT

The Relatives Came

The relatives come to visit from Virginia and everyone has a wonderful time.…

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Skippyjon Jones, Lost in Spice

Skippyjon Jones, the Siamese cat that thinks he is a Chihuahua dog, has an adventure on Mars.…

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by Henkes, Kevin E HENKES

Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse

Lilly loves everything about school, especially her teacher, but when he asks her to wait a while before showing her new purse, she does something for which she is very sorry later.…

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by Freeman, Don, E FREEMAN

Corduroy

Corduroy has been on the department store shelf for a long time. Yet as soon as Lisa sees him, she knows that he's the bear she's always wanted. Her mother, though, thinks he's a little shopworn--he's even missing a button! Still, Corduroy knows that with a bit of work he can tidy himself up and be just the bear for Li…

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Under the Moon : Jazz Standards and Lullabies

CD: Thirteen timeless classics recorded by singing legends Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Sarah Vaughan and Ray Charles, amongst others.…

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by Paul, Ann Whitford E PAUL

Fiesta Fiasco

When shopping for Culebra's birthday, Conejo convinces his friends Iguana and Tortuga to buy all the wrong presents. Includes a glossary of Spanish words used.…

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by Henkes, Kevin E HENKES

Jessica

Ruthie does everything with her imaginary friend Jessica; and then on her first day at kindergarten, she meets a real new friend with the same name.…

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Skippyjon Jones in Mummy Trouble

Skippyjon Jones, a Siamese kitten who thinks he's a Chihuahua, dreams of traveling to ancient Egypt with his gang of Chihuahua amigos.…

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Under the Moon : Jazz Standards and Lullabies

Presents a selection of classic jazz songs about the seasons, weather, and other subjects performed by well-known singers which can be used as bedtime lullabies for young children.…

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The Friendly Beasts :

An illustrated version of an old English Christmas carol in which animals tell of the gifts they have given to the newborn Jesus.…

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by Allard, Harry, E ALLARD

Miss Nelson Has a Field Day

The notorious Miss Swamp reappears at the Horace B. Smedley School, this time to shape up the football team and make them win at least one game.…

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by Bemelmans, Ludwig, E BEMELMA

Madeline's Rescue

A hound rescues a schoolgirl from the Seine, becomes a beloved school pet, is chased away by the trustees, and returns with a surprise.…

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by Bouchard, Dave E BOUCHAR

The Song Within My Heart

A young First Nations boy is preparing for his first pow-wow. His beloved grandmother guides him through the events of the day and helps him to understand what the singing and dancing are about.…

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by Mahoney, Judy J428 MAHONEY

Teach Me Everyday English . Volume 2 , Celebrating the Seasons

Follow Marie, her brother Peter, and their dog Spot as they plant a garden, visit the zoo, picnic at the beach, celebrate the holidays and other events of the season. Presents an enjoyable approach to exploring new languages as it introduces common words, phrases and concepts to the beginning language learner through s…

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by Claflin, Willy, E CLAFLIN

The Little Moose Who Couldn't Go to Sleep : a Maynard Moose Tale

Little Moose learns the value of a good night's sleep.…

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by Hartman, Bob, E HARTMAN

The Three Billy Goats' Stuff!

When Goat starts at a new school he's in for a big surprise. No one has told him about Troll, the school bully. But then--Troll hasn't heard about Goat's bigger brothers.…

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Skippyjon Jones and the Big Bones

"Holy guacamole! Skippyjon Jones is crazy-loco for dinosaurs! The kitty boy enters (via his closet) the land of dinosaurs in search of the fabled Skipposaurus. Instead he runs into his old amigos, the Chimichango gang. When a T-Mex threatens the pack, it's El Skippito, the great sword fighter, to the rescue. With yips …

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Canciones De Pio Peep! : Rimas Tradicionales En Espanol

A collection of more than a dozen nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America on the CD, along with more than two dozen rhymes in the book in Spanish with English translations.…

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by Goble, Paul E GOBLE

The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses

A Native American girl grows fond of her tribe's wild horses and eventually becomes one of them, roaming happy and free.…

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by Kimmel, Eric A. E398.21 KIMMEL

The Gingerbread Man

A freshly baked gingerbread man escapes when he is taken out of the oven and eludes a number of animals, until he meets a clever fox.…

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by Loggins, Kenny E LOGGINS

Footloose

In this version of the pop rock song "Footloose," zookeeper Jack joins the zoo animals in an all-night dance party.…

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by Hall, Donald, E HALL

Ox-cart Man

Describes the day-to-day life of an early nineteenth-century New England family throughout the changing seasons.…

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by Scieszka, Jon E SCIESZK

The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs

Alexander T. Wolf gives his own bizarre version of what really happened between the three little pigs and the big bad wolf.…

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by Burleigh, Robert EB-EARHART BURLEIG

Night Flight : Amelia Earhart Crosses the Atlantic

An account of Amelia Earhart's dangerous 1932 flight across the Atlantic Ocean from Newfoundland to Ireland, in which she survived bad weather and a malfunctioning airplane. Includes a brief biography of the aviator.…

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by Falconer, Ian, E FALCONE

Olivia

Whether at home getting ready for the day, enjoying the beach, or at bedtime, Olivia is a feisty pig who has too much energy for her own good.…

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by Saltzberg, Barney E SALTZBE

Crazy Hair Day

Stanley is excited about Crazy Hair Day at his school, until he discovers that he has gotten the date wrong.…

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Under the Moon : Jazz Standards and Lullabies

Storybook: With whimsical, dream-like illustrations, this book includes a selection of jazz standards and lullabies evoking the different seasons that will rock young children into a sweet, blissful sleep. Lyrics and brief explanatory notes accompany each featured song with whimsical, dream-like illustrations.…

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by Hyman, Zachary, E HYMAN

The Bambino and Me

George Henry Alexander is a huge fan of baseball. His favorite team is the New York Yankees and his favorite player is Babe Ruth. George plays baseball during his free time and he listens to the games on the radio with his dad. Everywhere he goes, he carries his Babe Ruth baseball card. On his birthday, George's parent…

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by Knudsen, Michelle E KNUDSEN

Library Lion

A lion starts visiting the local library but runs into trouble as he tries to both obey the rules and help his librarian friend.…

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by Cronin, Doreen E CRONIN

Duck for President

When Duck gets tired of working for Farmer Brown, his political ambition eventually leads to his being elected President.…

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by Angelou, Maya E811.54 ANGELOU

Amazing Peace : : a Christmas Poem

Angelou's poem celebrates the promise of peace in the holiday season. In this simple story, a family joins with their community--rich and poor, black and white, Muslim and Jew--to celebrate the holidays.…

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by Paxton, Tom, E PAXTON

The Marvelous Toy

A father gives to his young son the same marvelous toy that his father had given to him many years before.…

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