Books published by HarperFestival


Baby Says Board Book

HarperFestival | December 31, 2018 | 26 pages
The legendary Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Award-winning author and illustrator John Steptoe shares the story of a baby who desperately wants to get his older brother’s attention. Now in board book! Spare text and lively illustrations tell the story of two brothers at opposite ends of a... More Info

Pete the Cat's World Tour

HarperFestival | December 31, 2018 | 24 pages
Don't forget your's Pete the Cat's groovy tour around the world! This great 8x8 storybook includes over 30 stickers. In Pete the Cat's World Tour, from New York Times bestselling author and illustrator James Dean, Pete the Cat and his band have packed up their bags and are ready to... More Info

Time for Bed, Pete the Kitty

HarperFestival | December 4, 2018 | 12 pages
In this sweet touch-and-feel story, Pete the Kitty helps toddlers get ready for bed! Pete takes a fun bubble bath, brushes his teeth, and picks out his pajamas before saying good night. Toddlers will love climbing into bed and snuggling up next to Pete the Kitty before bedtime. From New York Times... More Info

Pete the Cat Checks Out the Library

HarperFestival | October 2, 2018 | 24 pages
New York Times bestselling author and illustrator James Dean shows us how much fun reading can be in Pete the Cat Checks Out the Library. Includes over 30 groovy stickers! It's Pete the Cat's first time at the library. He gets a fun tour of library and even reads a few super cool stories while he's... More Info

Pete the Kitty and Baby Animals

HarperFestival | August 28, 2018 | 18 pages
This groovy series from New York Times bestselling author-illustrator James Dean introduces Pete the Cat before he was Pete the Cat...when he was little Pete the Kitty! Oh no! Pete the Kitty has lost his red balloon. Help him look for his balloon in this fun tabbed board book. Along the way, Pete... More Info

Good Night, Biscuit: A Padded Board Book

HarperFestival | June 19, 2018 | 24 pages
Snuggle up at bedtime or anytime with Biscuit, the very first book about everyone's favorite little yellow puppy. This version of the classic story is a padded board book with a soft, padded cover and rounded edges, perfect to share with the smallest readers. It’s time for bed, but Biscuit... More Info

The Berenstain Bears Visit Grizzlyland

HarperFestival | May 22, 2018 | 24 pages
Pack your bags and join the Berenstain Bears on their trip to Grizzlyland! The Bear family, especially Papa, is ready to have a blast at the amusement park! They take a ton of photos and go on so many rides, even the roller coasters with the biggest drops. But with so much to do and so little time,... More Info

Lost and Found, What's that Sound? Board Book

HarperFestival | May 8, 2018 | 28 pages
“An excellent choice for any library.” —School Library Journal It's a busy day at Rabbit's Lost and Found. Poor Squirrel has lost his drum, Elephant has lost her piano, and Bat has lost his entire band! Will Rabbit find their lost instruments before show time? With lively rhyming text and... More Info

Pete the Cat: Firefighter Pete

HarperFestival | April 24, 2018 | 24 pages
When the fire alarm goes off, it's Pete the Cat to the rescue! This fun 8x8 storybook includes over 30 groovy stickers. In Pete the Cat: Firefighter Pete from New York Times bestselling author and artist James Dean, Pete and his classmates are excited about their field trip to the firehouse. They... More Info

You're Just What I Need Board Book

HarperFestival | August 25, 1999 | 36 pages
Join the fun as a mother and child play a loving game of hide-and-seek in this board book edition of Ruth Krauss's delightful story, originally titled The Bundle Book. As baby hides beneath the soft blanket, Mother tries again and again to guess what in the world the bundle could be. Brought to... More Info

A Biscuit Collection: 3 Woof-tastic Tales

HarperFestival | October 17, 2017 | 30 pages
For fans of Clifford and Spot, everybody’s favorite little yellow puppy, Biscuit, is now starring in a padded board book collection! Woof, woof! Join Biscuit for three times the fun! Whether he’s enjoying the snow, being thankful, or greeting neighbors, Biscuit always makes sure to do so with... More Info

Fancy Nancy and the Dazzling Jewels

HarperFestival | October 17, 2017 | 24 pages
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Pete the Cat: Meet Pete

HarperFestival | October 3, 2017 | 18 pages
A fun new format for the youngest Pete the Cat fans: a tabbed board book! New York Times bestselling author and artist James Dean brings us a brand-new fun format featuring everyone’s favorite groovy cat, Pete the Cat! With 8 colorful tabs, this sturdy board book will introduce the littlest Pete... More Info

Danny and the Dinosaur: A Very Dino Christmas

HarperFestival | September 19, 2017 | 24 pages
Celebrate Christmas Dino-Style with Danny the Dinosaur! Danny’s friend the dinosaur has never experienced Christmas before, so he and Danny decide to celebrate—dino-style! But what will happen when the museum director isn’t so happy with the new museum decorations? Find out in this Danny and... More Info

Beat Bugs: Come Together Activity Book

HarperFestival | September 5, 2017 | 160 pages
Join the Beat Bugs in this aweshome giant activity book! With word searches, puzzles and ton of other cool activities, this book is the best-est for fans of the hit Netflix original show Beat Bugs, inspired by songs made famous by the Beatles. Also includes more than100 fun stickers!  More Info

Beat Bugs: Rain

HarperFestival | September 5, 2017 | 16 pages
Based on Beat Bugs, the Netflix TV show inspired by songs made famous by the Beatles. The Beat Bugs love playing in the sun. But they love playing in the rain more! Join the Beat Bugs for their rainy day fun, showing how any day, rain or shine, can be a blast. Based on the new Netflix original show... More Info

Beat Bugs: Magical Mystery Tour

HarperFestival | September 5, 2017 | 24 pages
Based on Beat Bugs, the Netflix TV show inspired by songs made famous by the Beatles. When the Beat Bugs meet Jasper the grasshopper, Jasper offers to take them on an adventure where the sky is the limit. They all agree to go on the mysterious trip, but it turns out to be nothing like what they... More Info

The Quiet Noisy Book Board Book

HarperFestival | June 27, 2017 | 34 pages
From Margaret Wise Brown—author of the childhood favorite Goodnight Moon—and Caldecott-winning illustrator Leonard Weisgard comes The Quiet Noisy Book, now back in print in a sturdy board book! Muffin, the little dog, has been asleep all night. Quietly something wakes him up. A very quiet... More Info

The Noisy Book Board Book

HarperFestival | June 27, 2017 | 36 pages
From Margaret Wise Brown—author of the childhood favorite Goodnight Moon—and Caldecott-winning illustrator Leonard Weisgard comes The Noisy Book, now back in print in a sturdy board book! The little dog, Muffin, hears a noise. Squeak squeak squeak. What could it be? Originally published in... More Info

Goodnight Moon Padded Board Book

HarperFestival | May 2, 2017 | 34 pages
This beloved bestselling classic is now available as a padded board book! With a soft, padded cover and rounded edges, this edition is perfect to share with the smallest readers. In a great green room, tucked away in bed, is a little bunny. "Goodnight room, goodnight moon." And to all the familiar... More Info

Beat Bugs: I Am the Walrus

HarperFestival | May 2, 2017 | 32 pages
Based on Beat Bugs, the Netflix TV show inspired by songs made famous by the Beatles. Being the new kid in town is never fun, especially for Walter Walrus, who just moved to Beat Bugs Village. When he sees the Beat Bugs, he is too nervous to introduce himself. And when he finally does muster up the... More Info

Pete the Cat and the Treasure Map

HarperFestival | March 7, 2017 | 24 pages
New York Times bestselling author and artist James Dean brings us a fun, epic sea adventure with Captain Pete in Pete the Cat and the Treasure Map! Includes over 30 fun stickers. When Captain Pete discovers a treasure map, he and his crew are ready to set out and sail the seas to find the buried... More Info

Little Critter: My Trip to the Science Museum

HarperFestival | March 7, 2017 | 24 pages
Join Mercer Mayer’s classic and beloved character, Little Critter®, as he heads to the science museum with his classmates. They play with a tornado machine, build a potato battery, experiment with a giant magnifying glass, and much more! Whether he’s in the classroom or out, Little Critter... More Info

Fancy Nancy and the Missing Easter Bunny

HarperFestival | January 24, 2017 | 24 pages
Join Fancy Nancy in a fabulous 8x8 storybook adventure, complete with fancy stickers! Fancy Nancy can’t wait for Easter. And this year, JoJo’s class pet, Nibbles the bunny, is staying at the Clancys’ house for the weekend. But when Bree and Freddy come over to begin an Easter egg hunt,... More Info

The Runaway Bunny Padded Board Book

HarperFestival | January 24, 2017 | 36 pages
Celebrate 75 years of The Runaway Bunny with this brand-new padded board book edition—perfect for babies and toddlers! “If you run away,” said his mother, “I will run after you. For you are my little bunny.” A little bunny keeps running away from his mother in this imaginary game of... More Info

The Berenstain Bears Visit the Firehouse

HarperFestival | June 28, 2016 | 24 pages
Ding, ding, ding! With an alarm bell, a sliding pole, and three big trucks, the firehouse is an exciting place to visit. Come along as the Berenstain Bears meet everyday heroes—firefighters! Young readers will love learning all about what it takes to save the day in this 8x8 picture book. The... More Info

Pinkalicious ABC

HarperFestival | May 31, 2016 | 32 pages
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Pete the Cat: Old MacDonald Had a Farm Board Book

HarperFestival | March 8, 2016 | 32 pages
Sing along with Pete the Cat and his pals in the New York Times bestselling author James Dean's Pete the Cat: Old MacDonald Had a Farm as Pete and his friends take a trip to the barnyard. With a "cluck cluck" here and a "moo moo" there, meet all the animals in this brand-new board book edition.... More Info

A Child's Good Morning Book Board Book

HarperFestival | March 1, 2016 | 32 pages
The irresistible illustrations of renowned author-illustrator Karen Katz bring this charming story to life for a whole new generation of Margaret Wise Brown fans in this sturdy board book, perfect for little hands! This delightful and lyrical story by Margaret Wise Brown follows four small children... More Info

Five Little Bunnies

HarperFestival | January 5, 2016 | 16 pages
Five little bunnies went hippity hop. The first bunny said, "We're here! Let's stop!" Get ready for spring with these five little bunnies as they hide brightly colored Easter eggs for all to find. Toddlers will want to chant along with this fun take on a classic rhyme. With Dan Yaccarino's vibrant... More Info

Splat the Cat: Christmas Countdown

HarperFestival | September 22, 2015 | 12 pages
Splat the Cat is so excited for Christmas! Join him and his family as they decorate their tree, wrap presents, and find out what makes a holiday extrawarm and fuzzy in this special touch-and-feel book from New York Times bestselling author-artist Rob Scotton.  More Info

Harold's ABC Board Book

HarperFestival | September 29, 2015 | 34 pages
Harold's trek through the alphabet is now in board book format! Go on an alphabet adventure from A to Z with Harold and his purple crayon! This story of letters and imagination is now available as a board book—just the right size for little ones who are learning their ABCs! This beloved classic... More Info

Plant a Kiss Board Book

HarperFestival | December 22, 2015 | 36 pages
Little Miss planted a kiss. . . . One small act of love blooms into something bigger and more dazzling than Little Miss could have ever imagined in this epic journey about life, kindness, and giving from New York Times bestselling team Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Peter H. Reynolds. Now a board book!  More Info

Best Friends for Frances

HarperFestival | January 5, 2016 | 32 pages
Starring Frances, America's favorite badger, the complete text and art for this beloved picture book is now available in the always-appealing 8x8 format! Frances doesn't think her little sister can be her friend, but when Frances finds herself left out because of a "no-girls" rule, she decides to... More Info

Pete the Cat: Robo-Pete

HarperFestival | October 6, 2015 | 24 pages
When Pete's friends don't want to play the same games as he does, Pete has a great idea—he'll build a robot that's just like him! But when Robo-Pete gets a little out of control, Pete realizes the best thing about his friends is that no matter what they like to play, it's always fun when they're... More Info

Harold and the Purple Crayon Board Book

HarperFestival | March 27, 2012 | 34 pages
Featuring all the original text and abridged artwork, a durable board book edition of a popular classic brings a new generation of youngsters on a fantastical journey of the imagination. By the illustrator of The Carrot Seed. 100,000 first printing.  More Info

Pete the Cat: The Wheels on the Bus Board Book

HarperFestival | June 23, 2015 | 32 pages
Join Pete the Cat and his pals in New York Times bestselling author James Dean’s Pete the Cat: The Wheels on the Bus as they head to school in this groovy version of “The Wheels on the Bus”—now in board book format, perfect for little hands!  More Info

The Berenstain Bears: Hospital Friends

HarperFestival | April 21, 2015 | 24 pages
The Berenstain Bears take a trip to the hospital and get a special tour! While Brother and Sister Bear see all the amazing things that happen in the hospital, they make new friends along the way! Young readers will learn about doctors, nurses, patients, and more in this fun and informative 8x8... More Info

Pete the Cat: Construction Destruction

HarperFestival | March 24, 2015 | 24 pages
Pete the Cat builds a playground in New York Times bestselling artist James Dean's Pete the Cat: Construction Destruction. When Pete sees that the playground is in bad shape, he gets a totally groovy idea—make a new playground! Pete calls in construction workers and cement mixers, backhoes and... More Info

Pete the Cat: Rock On, Mom and Dad!

HarperFestival | March 10, 2015 | 24 pages
Rock out with Pete the Cat in New York Times bestselling artist James Dean's Pete the Cat: Rock on, Mom and Dad!, complete with stickers, cards, and a poster! Mom and Dad do so much for Pete that he wants to thank them with a special surprise. But what can Pete do that will show Mom and Dad how... More Info

Fancy Nancy: Spring Fashion Fling

HarperFestival | February 3, 2015 | 24 pages
What better way to celebrate spring than with a fashion show hosted by Fancy Nancy and her friend Bree! Nancy and Bree create magnificent costumes for their dolls Marabelle and Chiffon to wear at the Spring Fling Fashion Show. Join them as they celebrate springtime in this special 8x8 storybook... More Info

Pete the Cat: Cavecat Pete

HarperFestival | January 20, 2015 | 24 pages
Meet Cavecat Pete in New York Times bestselling artist James Dean's latest Pete the Cat adventure! Pete lives happily among the dinosaurs. He's friends with everyone. But when Pete organizes a picnic with all his friends and some herbivores and carnivores can't seem to get along, it's up to Cavecat... More Info

Batman Classic: The Penguin's Arctic Adventure

HarperFestival | December 23, 2014 | 24 pages
Young Super Hero fans will be excited to see Batman and Robin take on the Penguin in this brand-new 8 x 8 illustrated storybook. When Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot, also known as the Penguin, opens an exotic animals garden in Gotham City, Batman investigates to discover if the garden has a... More Info

Splat the Cat and the Snowy Day Surprise

HarperFestival | October 7, 2014 | 16 pages
Join Splat the Cat in New York Times bestselling author-artist Rob Scotton’s Splat the Cat and the Snowy Day Surprise. When Splat wakes up to learn that today is a snow day, he’s superexcited about all the things he and Seymour are going to do. They go sledding, build a fort, and at the end of... More Info

Splat the Cat Goes to the Doctor

HarperFestival | August 26, 2014 | 24 pages
Splat the Cat can’t wait to go to the doctor for a checkup! That is, until his friends start talking about all the scary things a doctor’s visit can mean. But Splat conquers his fear of the doctor’s office and learns it isn’t so bad after all—especially when you get a surprise at the end!... More Info

Fancy Nancy and the Fall Foliage

HarperFestival | August 26, 2014 | 24 pages
Fancy Nancy is back in New York Times bestselling team Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser's picture book series. Fancy Nancy loves fall—the fashion, the weather, and especially the colors of the leaves! As Fancy Nancy helps Mom and Dad rake the leaves outside in Fancy Nancy and the Fall... More Info

The Berenstain Bears: Thanksgiving All Around

HarperFestival | August 26, 2014 | 16 pages
Young readers will experience the joys of fall in Bear Country with this brand-new Berenstain Bears storybook. A lift-the-flap format invites children to discover fall foliage, red apples, round pumpkins, and of course, a fine turkey alongside the beloved Bear family. In this exciting addition to... More Info

Splat the Cat and the Pumpkin-Picking Plan

HarperFestival | July 22, 2014 | 24 pages
Join Splat the Cat in this hilarious pumpkin-themed storybook adventure! Splat is determined to find the biggest pumpkin ever in this 8x8 storybook adventure. But when he does, he finds out the real challenge is how to get it home.  More Info

Pinkalicious and the New Teacher

HarperFestival | June 24, 2014 | 24 pages
Join Pinkalicious as she meets her new teacher in this pinkamazing storybook adventure complete with a foldout poster, bookmarks, and stickers! It's the first day of school and that means a brand new teacher, Ms. Penny! Pinkalicious misses her old teacher until she comes up with an idea to make the... More Info

Dinnertime for Chickies

HarperFestival | May 27, 2014 | 24 pages
Dinnertime, Chickies. Let's all eat. Wash your wings and take a seat. Eat dinner with the Chickies in this hilarious board book!  More Info