Books written by Todd Parr

The Family Book

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | October 1, 2003 | 32 pages
Represents a variety of families, some big and some small, some with only one parent and some with two moms or dads, some quiet and some noisy, but all alike in some ways and special no matter what.  More Info

The Grandma Book

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 12, 2011 | 24 pages
Featuring Todd Parr's signature colorful and kid-friendly illustrations, The Grandma Book portrays the different ways grandmothers show their grandchildren love, from offering advice and babysitting to making things and giving lots of kisses.  More Info

Reading Makes You Feel Good

Little Brown & Company | April 1, 2009 | 32 pages
Describes the characteristics and various advantages of reading.  More Info

The Feelings Book

LB Kids | September 21, 2005 | 24 pages
Todd Parr's bold, kid-friendly illustrations portray children expressing all different moods, from "I feel very mad" and "I feel like reading books all day" to "I feel like wearing funny underwear."  More Info

The Family Book

Little Brown & Company | May 1, 2010 | 32 pages
Represents a variety of families, some big and some small, some with only one parent and some with two moms or dads, some quiet and some noisy, but all alike in some ways and special no matter what.  More Info

Teachers Rock!

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 19, 2016 | 32 pages
A celebration of the countless ways teachers change the world-with a free Back-to-School poster! Teachers are amazing! They teach you new things, make you laugh, and help you meet new friends. They always encourage you to do your best. They make the classroom a great place to be! From admiring the... More Info

The Mommy Book

LB Kids | April 5, 2016 | 20 pages
Some mommies sing you songs.Some mommies read you stories.All mommies want you to be who you are! With his trademark childlike art, Todd Parr celebrates all different kinds of mothers. Whether mommies work far away or at home, cook or order pizza, they are all lots of fun and filled with love. For... More Info

Otto Goes to the Beach

LB Kids | May 6, 2014 | 32 pages
Otto goes to the beach to find a friend. He meets a crab, but the crab is too crabby. Then he meets a cat, but the cat laughs at him. Poor Otto - will he ever find someone to play with? Todd Parr's bold, humorous illustrations and simple text make this Level 1 book the perfect fit for children just... More Info

J'aime la Terre!

Les editions Scholastic | March 1, 2011 | 32 pages
Chacun de nous peut agir pour la planète et faire une différence. Si nous prenons soin de la Terre, elle prendra soin de nous! Ce livre aux couleurs vives encouragera les enfants à faire des gestes simples pour l'environnement.  More Info

We Belong Together

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | November 1, 2007 | 32 pages
In a kid-friendly, accessible way, this book explores the ways that people can choose to come together to make a family. It's about sharing your home and sharing your heart to make a family that belongs together.  More Info

Otto Goes to School

LB Kids | July 2, 2013 | 32 pages
The first day of school is both scary and exciting for Otto. At first, he is very nervous, but then he realizes how much fun school can be. Otto learns all kinds of things - how to share his toys, how to play games, and even how to remember that shoes are for wearing, not for eating. (Silly Otto!)... More Info

The Peace Book

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 1, 2009 | 32 pages
Peace is making new friends Peace is giving shoes to someone who needs them Peace is a growing garden Peace is having enough pizza in the world for everyone The Peace Book delivers positive and hopeful messages of peace in an accessible, child-friendly format featuring Todd Parr's trademark bold,... More Info

The Underwear Book

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | August 7, 2012 | 32 pages
A surprising and silly book about underwear, The Underwear Book features such wisdom as "DO wear fancy underwear under your dress," and "DON'T hang upside down on the monkey bars." Illustrated with Todd Parr's trademark bold, bright colors and silly scenes!  More Info

The Thankful Book

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | October 16, 2012 | 32 pages
I am thankful for music because it makes me want to dance. I am thankful for my feet because they help me run and play. I am thankful for kisses because they make me feel loved. Todd Parr's bestselling books have taught kids about unconditional love, respecting the earth, facing fears, and more,... More Info