A young boy realizes he's not the only one who does silly things.
Simple rhyming text and clever illustrations build up to a fun surprise ending.
Young readers will be amused by this humorous look at a child's dislike for a certain food.
How long can a new pair of gym shoes stay clean and white?
The birds are eating all of Mr. Potter's plums. Will he be able to figure out a plan to save some of the plums for himself?
Mr. Potter is trying to trim his hedge. Can he overcome his neighbors' criticism to get the job done?
Who is watching Little Mouse as he goes about his day?
Two brothers get new caps - and a big surprise - when they go to a new barbershop.
Readers will enjoy predicting the winner of this funny battle of wits tale.
Two adorable pups - and their little legs - spend a busy day exploring and getting into trouble.
Dr. Neal's daily bike ride is bothering everyone. What will Dr. Neal do?
As usual, an adventure for Sammy means trouble for the whole family!
It's lunch time! Can Sammy resist the temptation of a delicious meal that's not for him?
Everyone tries to get Sammy in the house; whose strategy will work?
A new adventure for Sammy who doesn't want to get his paws wet.
Hayfa is off to the market to sell hats for her sick father. But will a pesky camel keep her from bringing home any money?
Ashley can take care of lots of pets, but can she really take care of a pet elephant?
Carla's hair ribbons go missing every day. What keeps happening to them?
Brewster has a sore throat, and his crow won't go. Can his friends help him wake Farmer Dell up?
Most of the time she is good Princess Rosebud. But when there's a hole in her sock, or her sweater is itchy, or–ick!–the peas on her plate are smushed up right next to the carrots, this strong-willed little miss becomes the picky and prickly Princess Fussy. Sound Familiar? The clever rendition of The Princess and the Pea offers a funny, insightful reflection of how important having certain things be "just so" can be to certain kids. Everyone will cheer the surprising twist that reveals why Rosebud cannot get comfy at bedtime. Is it simply the return of Princess Fussy? Or might there be a more royal reason for her finicky convictions?
Introducing Clover, the newest character in Blue Apple's Jump-Into-Chapters series! Kids will make a great new friend-on-the-page when they meet the sunny-funny, no-holds-barred Clover in her debut school-centered adventures. Whether she's trying to sit still during story time, or singing a little louder during music hour, or cracking the tough-girl shell of a new kid who says she's "bad news," Clover is a fizz-and-pop girl! The school setting and everyday activities provide a relatable backdrop to the growing-up experiences showcased by Clover and other characters.
When Lulu grows up, she wants "a really, really big job." She doesn't want to wash elephants - she'd get all wet. She doesn't want to be a doctor - she doesn't like shots. She doesn't want to drive a big rig - hard hats itch. She wants the biggest, most important job of all, but what should it be? A mommy? An author? Nothing is out of the question for Lulu! Her simple game of "What's the biggest job of all?" will open young readers to the many possibilities before them too.
Grandmas get their due in this companion to 40 Uses for a Grandpa. "Don't be surprised when little ones demand to take Grandma and Grandpa through these books, page by charming page," declares Cricket magazine. From one to forty-one, great grandmothers are celebrated in this perfect-for-giving-and-getting homage.
Daughters come in all colors, sizes, and shapes, with all kinds of enthusiasms, abilities, and talents. But whether they're acting as the family's computer guru, movie critic, taste tester, fashionista, tennis partner, or dog walker, or are just using up all the cell phone minutes, every daughter is special. Deborah Zemke's whimsical illustrations show families from all walks of life.
If I had a cat, I would play with it. If you had a cat, what would you do with it? What would it do with you? This funny beginning reader is perfect for kids who think they want a cat. With 28 unique words, If I had a Cat, is part of the Reading Stars series and makes a great book for kids just starting out in their love of reading.