The Tide is Coming In

Calee M. Lee (author) Joanna Czernichowska (illustrator)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532402395

Sign in to Read

Description

Children spend their afternoon at the beach building a sand castle, jumping over waves and chasing sea gulls. In this sweet and lyrical text, a brother and sister must confront the power of the tides as they seek to save their sand castle from ruin.

Reading Level
Lexile
375L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
K
ATOS
2.7
DRA
20
Categories
Genre
Nature People & Places Picture Books
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
Grade
Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade
Subject
Language Arts Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
More Like This

Is This My House?

Patty Haley (author), Ali Teo (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781611810257

Where does the little boy live? The use of humorous illustrations makes this simple, repeating text enjoyable for emergent readers.

Molly's New Shoes

Patty Haley (author), Elaine Nicholas (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781611810370

Molly's is shopping for new shoes. Will she find the perfect pair?

When I Grow Up

Kim Mitzo Thompson, Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author) Rebecca Thornburgh (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781575832845

What do you want to be when you grow up? A little boy explores being a doctor, dentist, singer, fire fighter, pilot, teacher, construction worker, cook, famous baseball player and more in this adorably illustrated book. At the end of the day, he still can’t decide because he’s only 7! Cute text, coupled with beautiful watercolor art, illustrates each occupation in a fun, child-like way. Learn simple Spanish words and phrases with the corresponding version Cuando Crezca.

Sitka Rose

Shelley Gill (author), Shannon Cartwright (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781570913648

Strap on your safety harness, because this tall tale is the wildest ride in the lower 48! Readers will experience the adventure of a lifetime as they follow Rose from Sitka Sound to Nome to the Northern Lights over the peaks of Denali.

Take Me Home, Country Roads

John Denver (author), Christopher Canyon (illustrator)

Publisher: Dawn Publications ISBN: 9781584691426

This brilliant picture book adaptation of the first hit song of John Denver is all about roots, family, and country. Set in Appalachia, a humorously diverse bunch of relatives and their in-laws go up, down and around the hills of West Virginia to converge by car, pickup, and motorcycle to a family reunion at Grandma and Grandpa's country home. True to Appalachian style, Canyon portrays it all as if on a quilt, complete with little stitches between the fabric.

Smelling Sunshine

Constance Anderson (author), Constance Anderson (illustrator)

Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN: 9781595725103

All around the world in cities, towns, and villages, clothes are washed. Smelling Sunshine captures some of the special moments of this day-to-day chore -- a wonderful, heart-warming time shared between parent and child and an experience young readers will relate to.