Books published by Beach Lane Books



Beach Lane Books | April 2, 2019 | 48 pages
Celebrated picture book biographer Jeanette Winter shares the story of champion tennis players—and sisters—Venus and Serena Williams. Before they were famous tennis stars, Venus and Serena Williams were sisters with big dreams growing up in Compton, California. In the early mornings, they head... More Info


Beach Lane Books | May 7, 2019 | 160 pages
“Eloquent and resonant…poignantly underscores the significance of family, friendship, and home.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review) “Gentle and old-fashioned in the best sense…a little gem about small-town life.” —Booklist (starred review) “A sweet story for children dealing with... More Info

Sign Off

Beach Lane Books | May 7, 2019 | 56 pages
From award-winning author-illustrator Stephen Savage comes a playful wordless picture book about what the figures on road signs do when no one is around! What do the figures on signs do when no one is watching? Under cover of night, they leave their signs to play and collaborate in this imaginative... More Info

Just Add Glitter

Beach Lane Books | October 9, 2018 | 32 pages
Is there really such a thing as too much bling? Find out in this sparkly homage to imagination and creativity gone wild that’s perfect for even the youngest fashion and crafting enthusiasts! Has the rainy day got you down? Not feeling fancy in your gown? Just add glitter! It all starts with a... More Info


Beach Lane Books | May 8, 2018 | 160 pages
From Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant comes the charming story of nine-year-old Flora Smallwood and the eventful year she spends in the quiet community of Rosetown, Indiana. For nine-year-old Flora Smallwood, Rosetown, Indiana, is full of surprises, many of the best of which happen at the Wing and a... More Info

Pug & Pig Trick-or-Treat

Beach Lane Books | July 25, 2017 | 40 pages
Pug and Pig are back for a heartwarming Halloween adventure in this adorable picture book that’s perfect for pet lovers of all ages. Halloween night has come to Pug and Pig’s house, and the darling duo is sporting matching costumes. The costumes are cozy. They glow in the dark. And they have... More Info

Ribblestrop Forever!

Beach Lane Books | July 11, 2017 | 320 pages
Head back to Ribblestrop for the final term—or is it?—in this hilarious conclusion to the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize–winning trilogy, which has the “crazy school appeal of Hogwarts and the grim humor of Lemony Snicket” (The Independent). Millie, Sanchez, and the gang are headed... More Info

Return to Ribblestrop

Beach Lane Books | January 3, 2017 | 368 pages
A new school year means new trouble in this rollicking sequel to Ribblestrop, which has the “crazy-school appeal of Hogwarts and the grim humor of Lemony Snicket” (The Independent). The headmaster at Ribblestrop is hoping for a bit more organization as a new term gets underway. But secrets... More Info

Heart to Heart

Beach Lane Books | January 3, 2017 | 72 pages
From beloved Caldecott Honor artist Lois Ehlert comes a clever and funny valentine celebrating love and friendship. Readers of all ages will go bananas for this pun-filled and sweet story filled with rebuses and love. Alphabet letters and bold, graphic images of fruits and vegetables come together... More Info

The Bossier Baby

Beach Lane Books | November 1, 2016 | 40 pages
Two-time Caldecott Honor recipient Marla Frazee’s Boss Baby is back—but this time there’s a new baby sister CEO in town! Change is in the air—the Boss Baby’s staff has stopped taking his direction! It seems that there is a new CEO in town; from the moment she comes home, Boss Baby’s... More Info

Hap-Pea All Year

Beach Lane Books | November 1, 2016 | 40 pages
Keith Baker’s New York Times bestselling peas are back for more fun—this time exploring the months of the year! Hap-pea January! Let’s get going, grab your mittens—hooray, it’s snowing! The peas have rolled through the letters, numbers, and colors. Now, they’re back with all of their... More Info


Beach Lane Books | January 5, 2016 | 400 pages
When your school’s motto is “Life is dangerous,” you know that anything can happen—and everything does! This raucous tale of education gone awry is “rollicking, ridiculous, and captivating,” according a Bulletin starred review. There’s no school that’s quite like Ribblestrop,... More Info

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Beach Lane Books | August 1, 2000 | 40 pages
In this lively alphabet rhyme, the letters of the alphabet race up the cocunut tree. Will there be enough room? Oh, no - Chicka Chicka Boom! Boom! A told B, and B told C, I'll meet you at the top of the coconut tree. In this lively alphabet rhyme, all the letters of the alphabet race each other up... More Info

Blue on Blue

Beach Lane Books | December 9, 2014 | 48 pages
Discover the joys of a wild rainstorm in this poetic picture book, illustrated by a Caldecott Medalist. Join a farming family as they experience the full range of a thrilling seaside thunderstorm—from the wild wind and the very first drops; to the pouring, pouring rain; to the wonderful messy mud... More Info

Malala, a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal, a Brave Boy from Pakistan

Beach Lane Books | November 11, 2014 | 40 pages
Meet two heroes of Pakistan who stood up for the rights to freedom and education in these inspirational nonfiction tales from acclaimed author-illustrator Jeannette Winter. Two stories of bravery in one beautiful book! Meet two brave young heroes of Pakistan who stood up for the right to freedom... More Info

One Big Pair of Underwear

Beach Lane Books | September 9, 2014 | 40 pages
Count and share with…underwear! Come along on a zany adventure with hilarious pictures from the New York Times bestselling illustrator of Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site. What’s one thing that two bears, three yaks, four goats, and six cats have in common? They hate to share. But look... More Info

Some Bugs

Beach Lane Books | March 4, 2014 | 32 pages
Get the buzz on bugs in this picture book from Angela DiTerlizzi! Grab your magnifying glass! Find your field guide! And come hop, hide, swim, and glide through this buggy backyard world! Featuring insects including butterflies and moths, crickets and cicadas, bumblebees and beetles, this zippy... More Info


Beach Lane Books | January 7, 2014 | 40 pages
Man the machines and help clean up the junkyard in this rousing robot story that encourages community building. The yard has junk! Stacks and heaps and piles of junk as far as the eye can see. But the Munching Machine robots are on the job—it’s time to get cleaning! And after a whole lot of... More Info

Come Back, Moon

Beach Lane Books | October 15, 2013 | 32 pages
What happens when the moon goes missing? Find out in this poetic picture book from a Newbery Honoree and a two-time Caldecott Medalist. The moon is full and bright in the sky. So full, and so bright, that Bear can’t sleep! So he steals the moon from the sky and hides it away. But the other... More Info


Beach Lane Books | October 15, 2013 | 40 pages
Winning the Ugliest Dog in the Universe contest was awful for Spike, but when the cat Evangeline is threatened by a thief, Spike proves that he is also good-hearted, loyal, smart, and much more.  More Info

The Tree Lady

Beach Lane Books | September 17, 2013 | 32 pages
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Yoo-Hoo, Ladybug!

Beach Lane Books | May 7, 2013 | 32 pages
Can you locate Ladybug? A charming, playful seek-and-find adventure from beloved author Mem Fox. Yoo-hoo, Ladybug! Where are you? There you are… afloat in the bath, with Duck and Giraffe! Ladybug loves to hide. Come along on a treasure hunt to find this sneaky little bug, wherever she may be!... More Info

Brownie & Pearl Make Good

Beach Lane Books | August 14, 2012 | 24 pages
Brownie & Pearl make a mistake—and then make it all better. Uh-oh. Brownie and Pearl are in trouble! They were having a great time racing around the house until—oops—they knocked the radio off the table. Someone is NOT happy about their little accident. Luckily these plucky pals have a... More Info


Beach Lane Books | September 18, 2012 | 40 pages
Discover the down and dirty secrets of underground creatures in this vibrant picture book from a Caldecott Honor medalist. What young child doesn’t love playing in the dirt? And who hasn’t wondered what goes on in the lives of all the creatures who live underground? Celebrated Caldecott Honor... More Info

Zombie Mommy

Beach Lane Books | September 25, 2012 | 224 pages
The Pals in Peril embark on a horrifying adventure of life and un-death that is “ridiculous in all the best ways” (Kirkus Reviews)! Our intrepid heroes are home from their Delaware crime-stopping excitement, only to discover that Lily’s mom has become possessed by a menacing zombie who wants... More Info

1-2-3 Peas

Beach Lane Books | July 24, 2012 | 40 pages
The peas are back in this counting-themed follow-up to the New York Times bestselling LMNO Peas. Meet the peas—the 1-2-3 Peas! Come along as they count from one to one hundred in this pea-filled picture book that’s packed with bright, bold numbers and playful number-themed scenes. These tiny... More Info