Melinda is struggling to find a birthday present for her Dad. What do you get a pirate who has everything?! Her brother Ricky starts to cause trouble and before you know it the two of them get themselves into terrible danger.
Three sisters love jelly beans and discover a fun surprise in this cute children's book from Nancy Streza.
Twelve Terribly Active Princesses who were not Exactly Dancing is a “fractured fairy tale” that imagines what would happen in the twelve dancing princesses were actually sneaking into a fairy world in order to play baseball. In this fun and beautifully illustrated story, the 12 princesses take their baseball skills to the next level when an unassuming young field manager stumbles on to their secret.
Snow White, the Seven Dwarves, and the Adorable Bed and Breakfast is a “fractured fairy tale” that imagines what would happen if Snow White took her amazing cleaning and organizing skills and applied them to business. In this fun and beautifully-illustrated story, Snow White takes control of her own fate and improves the lives of everyone around her, without any help from a prince. This fairy tale retelling is a short chapter book suitable as a read aloud or for young, advanced readers. It's perfect for fans of Ursula LeGuin's Catwings or Ruth Stiles Gannett's My Father's Dragon.
This collection of positive puns is sure to make any kid chuckle. From "Taco 'bout an awesome kid!" to "I be-leaf in you!" this book is filled will illustrated affirmations that provide a daily reminder that they are loved. Brenda Ponnay's fun illustrations bring the puns to life and are appropriate for pinning on a refrigerator, bulletin board, or flipping through on a regular basis.
Taking your monster on a road trip this summer? Or letting your favorite beast tag along on a family beach vacation? Wherever you and your monster are traveling, Travel Guide for Monsters is full of essential tips to help you both enjoy the sights from coast to coast--and avoid monster-related mishaps.
Dorsi shouldn't leave her lizard's mealworms on a low shelf in the refrigerator, not with a toddler like Travis around.
With a nod to classic fairy tales, Night Owl plays detective.
A rooster figures out how to crow without falling off his perch.
David and the Tooth Fairy resolve a misunderstanding.
Squirrel follows a boy and his mom. Soon many other animals join Squirrel who somehow knew that the boy had two muffins in a bag and was going to drop crumbs all over the place.
Goosey-Gog and Ducketty-Duck go for a walk and get stuck in the mud. Chicken comes along with his truck and helps them out but the truck slips into the mud and leaves them all stuck.
Mr. Johnson learns that Rufus is a great dog--despite his weird bark.
Donald Crocodile's singing saves his family from poachers who think the swamp is haunted.
Cal has read so many comics that his thoughts are appearing in balloons above his head.
A neighbor is convinced he's seen Bigfoot. Now Eddie Cathy and Marie want to find out for themselves.
Saralynn helps her uncle discover the missing "puppy."
Where can a spider find a lullaby and a quiet place to sleep?
A big mistake actually helps Chance and Iggy win the talent contest.
This detective and his assistant solve a humorous mystery.
Fox's way of doing the chores cheers up Bear.
Grandpa and Chelsea take care of their garden together, and Chelsea learns how to tell when the carrots are ready.
Fox's fear is relieved when he finds that Bear is helping the birds not hurting them.
This bear learns to mind his manners.
Lucy's brother and his friends think they have a perfect name for the new puppy--until they find out it's a girl.