Category: Kids' books


Space Sticker Book

May 1, 2015 | 24 pages
A light-hearted look at space travel, with scenes showing the vastness of space, the inside of a space station, and the surface of the moon, plus hundreds of stickers with which to fill the pages -- with planets, stars, asteroids, astronauts, rovers and lots more. Part of a collectible series,... More Info


Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books | February 10, 2009 | 20 pages
In Matthew Van Fleet's irresisibly pettable, brillantly innovative and fun multi-concept book, watch twenty-three breeds of frolicking felines pounce, prance and parade through concepts, pull-tabs, textures and interactive surprises. And you'll never believe what cat dragged in! Pleasingly... More Info


Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books | April 8, 2008 | 20 pages
An Amazing ABC Safari for Preschoolers! In Matthew Van Fleet's incredible new multiconcept book, over 100 creatures and plants from A to Z hilariously demonstrate action words, synonyms, opposites, and more. Young explorers are challenged to spot four plants or animals that begin with each letter... More Info

Dear Zoo

Simon and Schuster | May 8, 2007 | 18 pages
Each animal arriving from the zoo as a possible pet fails to suit its prospective owner, until just the right one is found. Movable flaps reveal the contents of each package.  More Info


Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books | February 6, 2007 | 20 pages
From the creator of the #1 New York Times bestseller Tails and the million-copy-selling Fuzzy Yellow Ducklings. Doggone fun for toddlers! In Matthew Van Fleet's captivating new multiconcept book, twenty breeds of capering canines demonstrate action words, opposites, synonyms, and more. Cleverly... More Info

Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox

July 16, 2015 | 40 pages
In this introduction to the Anishinaabe tradition of totem animals, young children explain why they identify with different creatures such as a deer, beaver or moose. Delightful illustrations show the children wearing masks representing their chosen animal, while the few lines of text on each page... More Info


Simon and Schuster | December 26, 2006 | 192 pages
Headed for Canada to visit his father for the first time since his parents' divorce, thirteen-year-old Brian is the sole survivor of a plane crash, with only the clothes he has on and a hatchet to help him live in the wilderness. A Newbery Honor Book. Reprint.  More Info

Buddy and Earl

July 16, 2015 | 32 pages
Buddy does not know what is in the box that Meredith carries into the living room. But when the small, prickly creature says he is a pirate — and that Buddy is a pirate too — the two mismatched friends are off on a grand adventure. In this first book in the Buddy and Earl series, a dog who... More Info

A Creature Was Stirring

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | October 3, 2006 | 40 pages
'Twas the night before Christmas, and in this great house the creature who stirred was a boy, not a mouse. And while upstairs his parents were dreaming and snoring, with Santa so close, sleep seemed pretty boring. Esteemed New Yorker cover artist Carter Goodrich retells the story of 'Twas the night... More Info

Grant and Tillie Go Walking

July 16, 2015 | 32 pages
Grant Wood believed that to be a real artist, he had to live in Paris. But once he got there, he realized that to be a great painter he needed to return to the people and places — and even animals — that he knew and loved the best. Inspired by the life of artist Grant Wood, creator of the... More Info

Mind Your Monsters

Sterling Children's Books | August 4, 2015 | 32 pages
Vampires and werewolves and zombies—oh my! It's a monster invasion, and the stinky-smelling creatures are destroying Wally's peaceful little town. They scare the kids, knock over the lampposts, and make a mess of everything. And no one can stop them—until, fed up, Wally says . . . the magic... More Info


Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books | August 28, 2012 | 14 pages
An irresistibly adorable, interactive novelty book that’s the perfect size for little hands, from #1 New York Times bestselling creator Matthew Van Fleet. Nosy fun for toddlers! “Short nose, Sneeze nose, Noses smelling—sniff, sniff, sniff.” From the creator of The New York Times bestselling... More Info


Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books | January 29, 2013 | 14 pages
Give toddlers a taste of this deliciously adorable, interactive novelty book that’s the perfect size for little hands, from #1 New York Times bestselling creator Matthew Van Fleet. From the creator of the New York Times bestselling Heads and Tails, four clever pull-tabs and seven tickly textures... More Info

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Little Simon | August 28, 2012 | 36 pages
The complete edition of the bestselling children’s favorite, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, is now available as a Classic Board Book! A told B and B told C, “I’ll meet you at the top of the coconut tree.” When all the letters of the alphabet race one another up the coconut tree, will there be... More Info


Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman | August 30, 2011 | 18 pages
Introduces the habits and voices of seven species of barnyard residents.  More Info

Belly Up

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | July 5, 2011 | 320 pages
Twelve-year-old Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt Fitzroy has murder on his hands and trouble on his tail. He believes that Henry, the hippopotamus at the brand-new FunJungle, has been murdered. The zoo’s top brass claim the hippo went belly up the natural way, but Teddy and his feisty friend Summer... More Info

What Pet Should I Get?

Random House Books for Young Readers | July 28, 2015 | 48 pages
"What happens when a brother and sister visit a pet store to pick a pet? Naturally, they can't choose just one! The tale captures a classic childhood moment--choosing a pet--and uses it to illuminate a life lesson: that it is hard to make up your mind, but sometimes you just have to do it!" --  More Info


Yearling | July 28, 2015 | 368 pages
Multi-talented actor, Jason Segel, teams up with New York Times bestselling author, Kirsten Miller, for the hilariously frightening, New York Times bestselling middle grade novel, Nightmares! The first book in a trilogy about a group of kids who must face their fears to save their town. Charlie... More Info

Sticker Pirates

May 1, 2015 | 34 pages
Revamped edition of a fun sticker book that is packed with historically accurate pirate costumes and juicy details on how pirates really lived, from Viking pirates in the first century to the Chinese pirates of the 1800s. With over 150 stickers to choose from, including costumes for fearsome... More Info

Write Your Own Adventure Stories

May 1, 2015 | 96 pages
A write-in book which will allow children to pen their very own adventure story. With lots of hints and tips on how to create characters, plan plots, write dialogue and stage all-important action scenes, this book will start budding writers off with simple exercises, and build them up until they... More Info

Would You Rather...Have a Shark for a Sister or a Ray for a Brother?

QEB Publishing | August 3, 2015 | 24 pages
Four non-fiction topics – bugs, sharks, dinosaurs and the human body – are explored through fun scenarios and a Would you Rather…? question approach. From the revolting eating habits of bugs to the amazing senses of sharks, readers will decide what they'd rather eat, where they'd rather live... More Info

Would You Rather...Dine with a Dung Beetle or Lunch with a Maggot?

QEB Publishing | August 3, 2015 | 24 pages
Four non-fiction topics – bugs, sharks, dinosaurs and the human body – are explored through fun scenarios and a Would you Rather…? question approach. From the revolting eating habits of bugs to the amazing senses of sharks, readers will decide what they'd rather eat, where they'd rather live... More Info

Behold! A Baby

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | June 2, 2015 | 32 pages
Step right up, step right up! Come see one of the most amazing, astounding, stunning, and stupendous wonders of the world. Behold: a baby! A loving father reveals a baby's fantastic feats (smiling, eating a banana, babbling) that cause adults to go insane with joy and wonder. The only audience... More Info

Sometimes the Spoon Runs Away with Another Spoon Coloring Book

PM Press | August 4, 2015 | 40 pages
Traditional fairytales and nursery rhymes are often infamous for their misogyny - but things are about to change in this fun, subversive colouring book that aims to dismantle the 'princess industry' by replacing the Sleeping Beauties and Prince Charmings of the fairytale world with more... More Info

The Elementia Chronicles #1: Quest for Justice

HarperCollins | July 28, 2015 | 512 pages
Introducing an unofficial Minecraft-fan adventure series inspired by the bestselling game! Fans of the bestselling video game Minecraft, middle grade readers, and action-adventure story enthusiasts of all ages are about to embark on an exciting journey that will take them far beyond the world they... More Info

The Imagination Box

May 7, 2015 | 288 pages
There is a box. Anything you imagine will appear inside. You have one go, one chance to create anything you want. What would you pick?" That's exactly the question ten-year-old Timothy Hart gets to answer after discovering The Imagination Box. The greatest toy on earth. The top-secret contraption... More Info

The School for Good and Evil #3: The Last Ever After

HarperCollins | July 21, 2015 | 672 pages
In the stunning conclusion to the New York Times bestselling School for Good and Evil trilogy, everything old is new again, as Sophie and Agatha fight the past as well as the present to find the perfect end to their fairy tale. Former best friends Sophie and Agatha thought their ending was sealed... More Info

Bureau of Misplaced Dads, The

Kids Can Press Ltd | August 1, 2015 | 34 pages
When a boy�s father goes missing, he looks for him at The Bureau of Misplaced Dads, where at least 20 or 30 dads wander in every day and wait for their kids to fetch them. There are bearded dads, a dad named Michael and even a Super Dad, but none of them belong to the boy. He is about to lose... More Info

Stanley at School

Kids Can Press Ltd | August 1, 2015 | 32 pages
Stanley knows school is for kids, not dogs. But every day he grows more and more curious. What did the kids do in that school all day? Stanley rounds up his pals from the dog park to take a closer look. Will they find the answers they�re looking for? One thing is for certain: School + Stanley =... More Info

Snoopy's Happy Day

Applesauce Press | May 5, 2015 | 16 pages
Join Snoopy on his happy day with this adorable finger puppet book, as he delights Lucy with a big wet kiss, naps atop his red doghouse, waves as Woodstock flies by, and ends the day with a happy dance beside his dinner bowl! Slip your finger into the adorable Snoopy puppet to walk him through his... More Info

Making the Moose Out of Life

Kids Can Press Ltd | August 1, 2015 | 32 pages
This moose may live in the wild, but he doesn�t act it † he watches from the sidelines as his friends have fun. From the creator of Big Bear Hug comes a lighthearted, contemporary fable about a mild-mannered moose who learns to live life to the fullest.  More Info


Abrams Appleseed | June 30, 2015 | 96 pages
Following in the footsteps of the groundbreaking Alphablock and Countablock, Dinoblock features thick pages cut into the shapes of dinosaurs! Readers will be introduced to more than 20 different kinds of dinos via die-cuts of their unique silhouettes and the illuminating comparisons to familiar... More Info

The Firebird

June 1, 2015 | 24 pages
Prince Ivan sets off in search of the Firebird, which has been stealing his father's golden apples, in this traditional Russian folktale. A story of bravery, determination and magic that has captivated generations, and inspired iconic paintings, music and ballet. Retold in picture book format with... More Info


Downtown Bookworks | July 13, 2015 | 20 pages
After busy days flying around the world, chasing villains, and keeping people safe, DC's beloved super heroes need to go to sleep. Super heroes in training will definitely relate to this charming bedtime book. Like the other bestselling DC Super Heroes board books (ABC 123, Colors and Shapes,... More Info

My First Book of Superpowers

Downtown Bookworks | July 13, 2015 | 20 pages
My First Book of Super Powers introduces young readers to beloved DC super heroes and their awesome powers. Just as My First Book of Girl Power introduced young fans to female super heroes and their special powers, this book tackles DC's popular male characters. From Superman's super-strength and... More Info

Specific Ocean, The

Kids Can Press Ltd | August 1, 2015 | 32 pages
A young girl does not want to go away for summer vacation; she wants to stay in the city with her friends. But after a few days at the beach, she falls under the ocean�s spell and begins to wonder how she can bring it and its magic back home with her. A lyrical, thoughtful look at the deep... More Info

Kyle Goes Alone

Owlkids | August 11, 2015 | 32 pages
Kyle has to go. There’s just one problem: as a young three-toed sloth, he lives high in the rainforest canopy with his mom, and it’s a LONG way down to the forest floor. Like other sloths, Kyle only goes down to the ground once a week when he has to do his “business.” And he’s never made... More Info

Mr. Postmouse's Rounds

Kids Can Press Ltd | August 1, 2015 | 24 pages
Mr. Postmouse has loaded up his wagon and is ready to deliver the mail. From the lofty heights of the BirdsÕ tree houses to the inky depths of Mrs. OctopusÕs ship, the intrepid letter carrier lets nothing stand in the way of his deliveries. Each spread features whimsically detailed interiors of... More Info


Wide Eyed Editions | August 6, 2015 | 216 pages
Welcome to this collection of best-loved animals from all over the world, chosen for their special talents and characteristics, with fun illustrations by Adrienne Barman. Meet 'the architects', the 'noisy neighbours', the 'homebodies', the 'forever faithfuls', the 'champions of forgetfulness' and... More Info

Play, Draw, Create

August 4, 2015 |
No summary available.

green start play, draw, create: ocean (reuseable drawing & magnet kit)

By IKids
Innovative Kids | August 1, 2012 |
Take a dive into the ocean as you learn how to draw tons of different sea creatures, discover your own sea monsters, dabble in some deep-sea fishing, and more.  More Info

One, Two, Three!

Workman Publishing Company | August 4, 1993 | 24 pages
A counting book featuring animals from one to ten. On board pages with a die-cut cover.  More Info

Violet Mackerel's Remarkable Recovery

Atheneum Books for Young Readers | February 5, 2013 | 128 pages
In this irresistibly charming chapter book, the charismatic Violet Mackerel knows how to stay upbeat—even when her throat feels as if there’s a cactus in it! Seven-year-old Violet Mackerel has a new theory: If someone has a problem and you give them something small, like a feather, or a pebble,... More Info

Mini Myths: Brush Your Hair, Medusa!

Harry N. Abrams | March 24, 2015 | 24 pages
An illustrated, easy-to-read retelling of the Greek myth of Medusa, whose refusal to allow her hair to be brushed could have dire consequences. 50,000 first printing.  More Info

Perfect Piggies!

Workman Publishing | August 4, 2015 | 20 pages
From their wonderfully round noses to their curly little tails, piggies describe how perfect they are, how much they have in common, and how they differ, too.  More Info

Fifteen Animals!

Workman Publishing Company | August 4, 2015 | 24 pages
A boy describes his fifteen pets, almost all of which are named Bob. On board pages.  More Info

10 Souris Acrobates

Les editions Scholastic | August 1, 2015 | 24 pages
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Pat Se Fait Beau Pour L'école

August 1, 2015 | 32 pages
Pat le chat veut porter des vêtements cool pour aller à l'école. Après avoir écouté toutes les suggestions de son entourage, il se rend compte qu'il vaut mieux choisir selon ses propres goûts. Pat le chat can't decide what to wear to look cool at school. Pat learns it's not what you wear,... More Info

Who Runs This Country, Anyway?

August 1, 2015 | 80 pages
This fun- and fact-filled guide to Canada's government gets an update just in time for the Federal Election! In this easy-to-read, information-packed book, a comical duo (a keener student and her offbeat sidekick) guide readers through Canada's electoral and governing process. Nine chapters take... More Info

Sadie's Story

Greenwillow Books | July 21, 2015 | 176 pages
A must-have for newly independent readers and fans of Ivy + Bean and Clementine! The first of a new series, starring three young girls and a mysterious visitor who appears exactly when you need her—with just the right amount of magic. Sadie has two best friends: Jess and Maya. But Jess can only... More Info