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Favorite Nursery Rhymes from Danny

Mia Coulton (illustrator)

Publisher: MaryRuth Books ISBN: 9781625441287

Danny and Bee dress up to reenact scenes from eight well-loved nursery rhymes.

Boats Will Float

Andria Warmflash Rosenbaum (author) Brett Curzon (illustrator)

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ISBN: 9781534166707

Writing in rhythmic text, author Andria Warmflash Rosenbaum (Trains Don't Sleep) explores the many types of watercraft navigating our lakes, rivers, and oceans, including trawlers, tankers, and cruise ships. Beginning with the sunrise, boats of all shapes and sizes are on their way to a full day. Fishing boats with their nets head out for their day's lucky catch. Tugboats guide a freighter safely into harbor, and pleasure craft such as sailboats and speedboats offer hours of enjoyment for their passengers. Then when night comes, even boats take a rest, including a houseboat that is docked with its family warm and cozy inside. Back matter includes detailed descriptions of each type of watercraft mentioned.

The Mighty Steam Engine

Yvonne Ng (author) Richard Smythe (illustrator)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681525181

Using the rhyming poetic structure of This is the House that Jack Built, author Yvonne Ng takes young readers on a cumulative path through the inner workings of a steam engine, from the big wheels rolling on the tracks all the way to the engineer driving the train.

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.

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.

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).

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.

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.

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.

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.

Oranges

Katherine Dressel (author) James Bernardin (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387146

This poem describes peeling and eating an orange.

Rain Is Coming Down

Nancy Cote (author) Nancy Cote (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387160

A child enjoys a rainy day.

When the Dog Barks

Marguerite Chase McCue (author) Andy Hammond (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387245

A poem about all the things a dog might be saying when he barks.

Winter Skate

Nancy Cote (author) Nancy Cote (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387276

A girl looks forward to winter so she can learn to figure-skate.

Animal Crackers

Heidi Bee Roemer (author) Tracey Bishop (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387481

This short verse describes a child playing with animal crackers on his or her plate.

Sing Me a Soft Song Mr. Wind

Nancy White Carlstrom (author) Jennifer E. Morris (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682385753

A little girl wants the loud wind to sing her a soft song. But when the flowers bloom Mr. Wind goes away.