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5 Steps to Drawing Magical Creatures

Amanda StJohn (author), Laura Ferraro Close (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609737252

After explaining interesting facts about magical creatures in an introduction, this book shows readers how to draw fairies, gnomes, unicorns, and more. The text also discusses drawing tips and the different ways to color finished pieces.

5 Steps to Drawing Monsters

Amanda StJohn (author), Patrick Girouard (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609737290

After explaining interesting facts about monsters in an introduction, this book shows readers how to draw vampires, ogres, werewolves, and more. The text also discusses drawing tips and the different ways to color finished pieces.

5 Steps to Drawing People

Pamela Hall (author), Eulala Conner (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609737306

After explaining interesting facts about people in an introduction, this book shows readers how to draw a baby, a baseball player, a pilot, and more. The text also discusses drawing tips and the different ways to color finished pieces.

5 Steps to Drawing Aircraft

Pamela Hall (author), Jane Yamada (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609737207

After explaining interesting facts about aircraft in an introduction, this book shows readers how to draw helicopters, fighter planes, hot air balloons, and more. The text also discusses drawing tips and the different ways to color finished pieces.

5 Steps to Drawing Crawlers and Fliers

Susan Kesselring (author), Sharon Lane Holm (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609737214

After explaining interesting facts about crawlers and fliers in an introduction, this book shows readers how to draw ladybugs, butterflies, ants, and more. The text also discusses drawing tips and the different ways to color finished pieces.

5 Steps to Drawing Dinosaurs

Pamela Hall (author), Patrick Girouard (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609737221

After explaining interesting facts about dinosaurs in an introduction, this book shows readers how to draw a tyrannosaurus rex, a stegosaurus, a velociraptor, and more. The text also discusses drawing tips and the different ways to color finished pieces.

Soapstone Signs

Jeff Pinkney (author), Darlene Gait (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459804012

One spring, a nine-year-old Cree boy is visited by a master soapstone carver named Lindy, who gives him four pieces of soapstone. The primary secret to carving, the boy learns, is recognizing that each piece of soapstone already holds its true form inside. Lindy teaches the boy to listen to the soapstone and look to the world around him for signs as to what to carve. As the seasons change, the young boy’s experiences lend him opportunities to develop his carving skills and become attuned to the signs around him. He eagerly awaits the following spring, which will bring Lindy’s return and a chance to show off his carvings.

Art's Supplies

Chris Tougas (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781551439228

In this delightful tale of the power of the imagination, Art's supplies come to life in the studio, creating mayhem and magic -- and art! Pastels, pencils and paints, crayons, brushes and markers, everything gets in on the act of creating a mess-terpiece of fun. Chris Tougas' brilliant illustrations and clever text explore the essence of the creative process in a way that children will understand.

Seeing Orange

Sara Cassidy (author), Amy Meissner (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781554699964

Seven-year-old Leland has trouble writing, but he loves drawing. He so dislikes his teacher that he conjures up Delilah, an imaginary seeing-eye dog to help him into class each day. When a neighborhood painter recognizes Leland's gifts as an artist, Leland grows more confident about the world as he uniquely sees it. And when his family's cat goes missing, it is Leland's keen observation skills that lead to finding him. Leland's newfound confidence helps him both confront and sympathize with his teacher, who only wishes Leland could be a bit more focused.

Jeffrey and Sloth

Kari-Lynn Winters (author), Ben Hodson (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781551438894

Jeffrey can't think of a thing to write, so he doodles instead, only to have his doodle begin to order him about. Jeffrey struggles with the situation until he discovers that the most strong-willed doodle is powerless against a well-told tale. Jeffrey and Sloth is bound to have children rushing for their colored pencils and their pens to see who and what they can create.

El concurso de talentos de Carla

Kimberly Beckley (author), Valerie Totire (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781611811438

Carla wants to participate in the school talent show. If they haven't already, students will fall in love with this endearing character.

La banda escolar

Kathleen Urmston, Karen Evans (authors)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781611814156

Introduce words that name the instruments in the band within an easy-to-read patterned text.

The Marching Band

Kathleen Urmston, Karen Evans (authors)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781611813814

Introduce words that name the instruments in the band within an easy-to-read patterned text.

Carla's Talent Show

Kimberly Beckley (author), Valerie Totire (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781578743803

Carla wants to participate in the school talent show. If they haven't already, students will fall in love with this endearing character.

The Clown

Kathleen Urmston, Karen Evans (authors), Dennis Graves (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781611813791

This great how-to book is a step-by-step guide to becoming a clown - perfect as a model for writing directions.

How to Make a Card

Kathleen Urmston, Karen Evans (author), Dennis Graves (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781611815115

Step-by-step directions for the reader to follow to make a card. A great writing model.

Pippo the Fool

Tracey E. Fern (author), Pau Estrada (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781570916557

The Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence was a marvel of art, architecture, and engineering. But it lacked a finishing ornament, a crown--a dome! The city fathers had a solution: to invite the finest masters to compete for the chance to design a dome. The rumors of this contest reached the ears of Filippo Brunelleschi, better known in Florence as Pippo the Fool. As soon as he heard about the contest, Pippo knew it was the chance he had been waiting for. "If I can win the contest, I will finally lose that nickname once and for all!"

Danza (Dance)

Holly Karapetkova

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606945643

Young readers will learn about dance through simple sentences and highly supportive pictures.

Dance

Holly Karapetkova

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615907540

Photographs and simple text introduce young readers to kinds of dances, covering ballet, tap, and hip-hop.

Up on the Housetop

Kim Mitzo Thompson (author), Wendy Edelson (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781599227764

Children experience the joy and magic of the season with this festive holiday book! The classic Christmas song becomes a favorite children's story!

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

Brooke Harris (author), David Harrington (illustrator)

Publisher: Newmark Learning ISBN: 9781607196976

It is the end of the day. The stars are out. Who is looking at the stars? A playful and vibrantly illustrated adaptation of the treasured nursery rhyme.

The Old Gray Mare

Jeffrey B. Fuerst (author), Gary Currant (illustrator)

Publisher: Newmark Learning ISBN: 9781607196921

A young horse runs and jumps with an old gray horse. Read this book to find out what else the horses do together. A playful and vibrantly illustrated adaptation of the popular song.

Where Has My Dog Gone?

Brooke Harris (author), David Harrington (illustrator)

Publisher: Newmark Learning ISBN: 9781607196938

A boy and girl play with their dog at the park. Then they cannot find the dog. Where can the dog be? A playful and vibrantly illustrated adaptation of the popular song.

Old MacDonald

Jeffrey B. Fuerst (author), Bill Greenhead (illustrator)

Publisher: Newmark Learning ISBN: 9781607196945

Old MacDonald has animals on his farm. What kinds of animals does Old MacDonald have? A playful and vibrantly illustrated adaptation of the popular song.

Row, Row, Row Your Boat

Francisco Blane (author), Gerald Kelley (illustrator)

Publisher: Newmark Learning ISBN: 9781607196952

A boy is rowing down a stream. What does he see along the way? A playful and vibrantly illustrated adaptation of the popular song.