It's A Book
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A witty story that teaches a new generation just what a book is and what it can (or can’t) do. Full of laughs for young and old, beginning to end!
The Fiesta Dress
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Story of Lolo, a little girl who's big sister is celebrating her Quinceanera, a Hispanic celebration for girls when they turn 15.
Bambino and Mr. Twain
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Awesome story about Samuel Clemens’ (Mark Twain's) life at a time he was in despair and the life lesson he learns.
Sally And The Purple Socks
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Sally’s purple socks she ordered finally arrived and she is so excited, but they keep getting bigger and bigger! Read this fun and creative picture book to learn what imaginative solutions Sally comes up with to do with her purple socks.
In Front Of My House
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Can a 120-page picture book capture and keep a preschooler's attention? You bet it can! This circular story is full of surprising twists and turns that will send your child's imagination on a journey to the mountains, into outer space, under the ocean, around a zoo, and more!
Charlie the Ranch Dog
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This cute and beautifully illustrated picture book by blogger & cookbook author Ree Drummond is about her real life basset hound Charlie and just a typical day for him on the ranch.
How Rocket Learned to Read
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Such a cute story about learning how to read. I loved it!!
How I Learned Geography
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Based on the authors childhood experience. About a family who flees from Poland to Turkestan and one day he learns how a special map helps him in his difficult situation.
The Grouchies
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A book that helps recognize and understand negative moods and the effect they have on those around you with a great lesson on turning bad moods into good ones.
The Trip
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Louie is lonely in his new home, so he makes a shoebox diorama and takes an imaginary trip back to his old neighborhood.
The Sneetches and Other Stories
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Four wonderful stories from the quirky imagination of Dr. Seuss. Learn with The Sneetches about stars and whether you should have them or not upon thars. The Zax are both so stubborn, neither will budge as long as they live. Mrs. McCave learns quickly that you can have Too Many Daves, but it's much too late to change their names. And in What Was I Scared Of?, a young man meets a pair of pale green pants with nobody inside them.
I Want My Hat Back
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Bear has lost his hat. He is looking all over the forest to find it. But wait! What if he has missed it somewhere? Join him as he asks all his friends and neighbors if they might have seen his hat. Hilarious, deadpan illustrations make this book one not to be missed.
A Book of Sleep
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This book contains wonderfully rich, textured illustrations of a starry night and the animals who inhabit it. Join the wide-awake owl on his moonlit journey as he watches all the other animals settle in for the night and discovers the different ways they sleep – until owl can finally get some rest of his own.
What! Cried Granny
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A fantastic read-aloud for all ages.
Wait! I Want To Tell You a Story
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I LOVE surprise endings!
The Three Billy Goats Gruff and Mean Calypso Joe
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Don’t forget to read this retelling of the “Three Billy Goats Gruff” with a Cajun accent!
The Gardener
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This Caldecott Honor book tells the story of how one little girl and a package of seeds make a difference to so many during the depression.
Thank You Bear
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A sweet, simple story about friendship and thinking outside of the box.

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