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Yusra Swims

Julie Abery (author) Sally Deng (illustrator)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640001442

A biography in rhyme relates the story of Olympic swimmer and Syrian refugee Yusra Mardini.

Dream Song

Walter de la Mare (author) Monique Felix (illustrator)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640001497

This dreamy poem about all the kinds of light at the "shut of day" evokes a world of wonder.

The Greatest Table

Michael J. Rosen (author) Becca Stadtlander (illustrator)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609869

In a world of bountiful food yet increasing food insecurity, we are called to remember that all creatures have a place—and may be fed sustainably—at the greatest, communal table offered by our planet.

I Am Polar Bear

J. Patrick Lewis (author) Miriam Nerlove (illustrator)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640001466

The polar bear is known by many names in different languages—White Bear, Ice Bear, Sea Bear. It is Sailor of the Icebergs, Whale’s Curse, Seal’s Dread. It is the animal deserving of great respect, the Ever-wandering One, the Master of Helping Spirits, Grandfather, or God’s Dog. Whatever its name, what is certain is that this majestic, Arctic animal is threatened by extinction and in need of human protection before it disappears from our world forever.

Simon Says Open the Book

Emilia Zebrowska (author) Susan Reagan (illustrator)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640001480

In this illustrated book based on the beloved children’s game, readers and listeners alike are prompted to act out the commands as the rhythmic text leads to a sleep-inducing conclusion.

What to Do with a String

Jane Yolen (author) C. F. Payne (illustrator)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640001374

Snag the spirit of adventure and lasso the limitless horizons of imagination to discover all the simple yet fantastical things one can make out of a string—from slingshots to sails, swings to phone lines—in this sequel to Jane Yolen’s popular picture book, What to Do with a Box (2016).

Little Monkey

Julie Abery (author) Suzie Mason (illustrator)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681525662

Little Monkey swings through the jungle until—Oops!—he falls out of a tree. Mama catches him and comforts him and all becomes right again. A sweet story of youthful adventure and motherly love, told with short rhyming lines and warm illustrations.

Little Hippo

Julie Abery (author) Suzie Mason (illustrator)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681525648

Little Hippo grazes on African plains, falling behind his herd, when a flock of oxpecker birds won’t leave him alone. Mama helps him and all becomes right again. A sweet story of youthful adventure and motherly love, told with short rhyming lines and warm illustrations.

Pride Colors

Robin Stevenson (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459820715

Through gentle rhymes and colorful photographs of adorable children, Pride Colors is a celebration of the deep unconditional love of a parent or caregiver for a young child. The profound message of this delightful board book is you are free to be whoever you choose to be; you'll always be loved. Celebrated author Robin Stevenson ends her purposeful prose by explaining the meaning behind each color in the Pride flag: red = life, orange = healing, yellow = sunlight, green = nature, blue = peace and harmony, and violet = spirit.

Humpty Dumpty & More

Kim Mitzo Thompson, Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author)Sharon Lane Holm (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781599227870

Read the story. Then sing the story! It isn’t a secret that using songs to teach children pre-reading skills is fun and successful. This classic song is featured as a read-along and a sing-along. Help the children glue and tape Humpty Dumpty back together again with this adapted version of the classic Humpty Dumpty rhyme. Then enjoy five more classic nursery rhymes including Jack and Jill, Oh Where, Oh where, Has My Little Dog Gone?, Five Little Piggies and Little Miss Muffet! Adorable illustrations, repetitive text, and rhyming fun will have pre-readers enjoying and reading along in no time. The fun Read & Sing Along series includes: A Is For Alligator, A Pilot Flies Her Plane, At The Farm, Diez En La Cama, Down Through The Chimney, Duerme, Mi Pequenito, Hickory Dickory Dock & More, Huge Machines, I Like Colors, I Thank God For You, It’s Night-Night Time, Jolly Old St. Nicholas, Llego La Noche, Me Gustan Los Colores, Sleep, My Little One, Ten In The Bed, Two By Two and The Wheels On The Bus

Where Does the Wind Go?

Jeanne Barrett Hargett (author) Melanie Hall (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388907

A poem about where the wind might go when it's ready for sleep.

Yummy Noodles

Diana Murray (author) Bob Monahan (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388952

A child enjoys a delicious bowl of warm noodles.

Tommy Trout

Ann Ingalls (author) Carlynn Whitt (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388822

Tommy Trout and his family celebrate his birthday.

Look at the Stars

Marguerite Chase McCue (author) Claudine Gevry (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388396

A poem about the beauty of the summer sky.

Naughty Puppy Gnaws Again

Michael J. Rosen (author) Amanda Haley (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388488

A puppy likes to chew everything in sight.

Sleepy Sea Hourse

Heidi Bee Roemer (author) Sydney Hanson (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388709

A baby seahorse rocks himself to sleep in the ocean waves.

Safe Sleeping

Jeanne Barrett Hargett (author) Jim Bernardin (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388648

A baby deer curls up for sleep.

The Shapes Have a Picnic

Sonya Nichols Burton (author) Pete Whitehead (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387870

This poem presents five shapes who have a picnic lunch with treats to match. But where is Circle?

Lulu Packed Her Suitcase

Eileen Spinelli (author) Carol Thompson (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387764

Lulu packs her suitcase with everything she'll need to visit her Granny, but then she realizes that Granny is coming to visit her!

Mealtime Masterpiece

Kerry Aradhya (author) Paige Billin-Frye (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387771

This poem describes the process of putting condiments on a hamburger bun to make a perfect meal.

City Garden

Marilyn Dixon (author) Mattia Cerato (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388112

Vegetables are beautiful to look at and delicious to eat.

Dragonfly

Bill Johnson (author) Amy Schimler (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388150

A child gets to see a beautiful dragonfly up-close.

Ginger Treats

Nancy K. Carpenter (author) Mary Sullivan (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388204

A child learns how her favorite treat is made.

Elephant Work

Joy Cowley (author) Melissa Sweet (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682388167

An elephant stops by a child's house and offers to work but runs away when the child's mother gives it a laundry list of tasks to complete.

Rabbit

Pat Wheeler (author) Malene Laugesen (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682386859

A poem about getting close to a wild rabbit.