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.
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.
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).
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.
A poem about where the wind might go when it's ready for sleep.
A child enjoys a delicious bowl of warm noodles.
Tommy Trout and his family celebrate his birthday.
A poem about the beauty of the summer sky.
A puppy likes to chew everything in sight.
A baby seahorse rocks himself to sleep in the ocean waves.
A baby deer curls up for sleep.
This poem presents five shapes who have a picnic lunch with treats to match. But where is Circle?
Lulu packs her suitcase with everything she'll need to visit her Granny, but then she realizes that Granny is coming to visit her!
This poem describes the process of putting condiments on a hamburger bun to make a perfect meal.
Vegetables are beautiful to look at and delicious to eat.
A child gets to see a beautiful dragonfly up-close.
A child learns how her favorite treat is made.
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.
A poem about getting close to a wild rabbit.
A hermit crab finds an empty shell and makes it his new home.
This poem describes peeling and eating an orange.
A child enjoys a rainy day.
A poem about all the things a dog might be saying when he barks.
A girl looks forward to winter so she can learn to figure-skate.
This short verse describes a child playing with animal crackers on his or her plate.