Books published by Little Simon

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Little Simon | January 7, 2014 | 34 pages
The perennially popular tale of Alexander’s worst day is now a board book that belongs on every child’s bookshelf. Alexander is not having a great day. He has to endure gum in his hair, sitting in the middle of the backseat, third-best-friend status, no dessert at lunch, lima beans, railroad... More Info

The Mystery of the Mosaic

Little Simon | January 7, 2014 | 128 pages
After arriving in Venice, Ethan and Ella embark on a high-speed gondola chase in the second book of this chapter book series about mystery, travel, and adventure. When Ethan and Ella first land in Venice, they are in awe of all the canals and tiny little streets. They’re especially excited to... More Info

The Mystery of the Gold Coin

Little Simon | January 7, 2014 | 128 pages
In the first book of this new chapter book series about mystery, travel, and adventure, twins Ethan and Ella must find a missing coin before they move away from their hometown! When Ethan and Ella learn that their mother has accepted the position of travel writer for The Brookeston Times, they are... More Info

Captain Awesome vs. the Spooky, Scary House

Little Simon | August 6, 2013 | 128 pages
Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man must protect their town from a haunted house in this Halloween-themed adventure. The town of Sunnyview is ready for Halloween, and Eugene McGillicudy and Charlie Thomas Jones can hardly wait to go trick-or-treating! But when the boys encounter a spooky house on... More Info

A Year with Marmalade

Little Simon | July 23, 2013 | 40 pages
An adorable kitty helps a young girl understand the nature of friendship in this sweetly uplifting picture book. Ella and Maddy are best friends. But one day Maddy says she is moving away, and she asks Ella to look after her cat, Marmalade. Both Ella and Marmalade cry and cry when Maddy leaves.... More Info

Moustache Up!

Little Simon | July 23, 2013 | 16 pages
Moustaches of various shapes and sizes illustrate the concept of opposites in this playful, interactive board book! Moustache up and moustache down. Which moustache covers up a frown? In this highly interactive board book, young readers can match press-out moustaches of all shapes and sizes with... More Info

A House for Hermit Crab

Little Simon | May 7, 2013 | 32 pages
Eric Carle’s classic A House for Hermit Crab comes to life in this interactive book and CD package. Based on the true behaviors of the hermit crab, young readers will empathize with Hermit Crab as he grows out of one house after another and searches for the perfect home. Children who must change... More Info

Baby Loves to Rock!

Little Simon | January 29, 2013 | 28 pages
Rock out with Baby in this playful board book that showcases various animals and their favorite musical styles! The skunk loves punk… The weasel likes to pop… But who loves to rock? Humorous text and colorful illustrations fill the jammin’ pages of Baby Loves to Rock! Rife with funny puns and... More Info

Yay, You!

Little Simon | April 1, 2001 | 32 pages
Moving Out, Moving Up, Moving On For new graduates, or for anyone facing imminent change, here is profound insight, bold inspiration, and truly ensloxifying advice. Also an occasional hippo. No wombats. What's more, Yay,You! will not overstress the weary mind. It's nice and short, with lots of... More Info

Hippos Go Berserk

Little Simon | May 1, 2000 | 16 pages
Here is the classic Boynton counting story in a sturdy, board book version. Perfect for travel time, bedtime, or PARTY TIME!  More Info

The Cat in the Rhinestone Suit

Little Simon Inspirations | May 1, 2012 | 32 pages
From Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing  More Info

But Not the Hippopotamus

Little Simon | August 28, 2012 | 18 pages
A shy hippo makes a big impact in this anniversary edition of a Sandra Boynton classic. A hog and a frog cavort in the bog. But not the hippopotamus. A cat and two rats are trying on hats. But not the hippopotamus. The original But Not the Hippopotamus was an instant favorite among children and... More Info

Captain Awesome, Soccer Star

Little Simon | August 28, 2012 | 128 pages
It’s soccer season in Sunnyview and Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man are ready to play! All superheroes are spectacular at sports...right? Eugene McGillicudy and Charlie Thomas Jones can’t wait to join Sunnyview’s eight-year-old soccer team. These superhero pals have no doubt that they... More Info

Boo to You!

Little Simon | August 7, 2012 | 36 pages
From the illustrator of Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, Lois Ehlert’s Boo to You! is now available as a Classic Board Book, perfect for small hands. The harvest garden is bursting with delicious vegetables, the pumpkins are decorated and lit, and the mice have their costumes ready. Everyone is looking... More Info

Opposites

Little Simon | August 28, 2012 | 18 pages
Opposites entertain in this classic exploration of an important first concept, now available in an enlarged anniversary edition. Big and small short and tall high and low fast and slow . . . This cherished board book from Sandra Boynton presents a number of animals demonstrating various... More Info

The Going To Bed Book

Little Simon | August 28, 2012 | 18 pages
Getting ready for sleep is tons of fun in this special anniversary edition of a Sandra Boynton classic. The sun has set not long ago. Now everybody goes below to take a bath in one big tub with soap all over—SCRUB SCRUB SCRUB! This classic bedtime story is just right for winding down the day as a... More Info

Captain Awesome Saves the Winter Wonderland

Little Simon | October 2, 2012 | 128 pages
A new villain threatens to put “the big freeze” on the second grade’s holiday play. Can the Sunnyview Superhero Squad save the show? Eugene and Charlie can hardly wait for Sunnyview Elementary’s holiday spectacular, “The Winter Wonderland.” These superhero pals are prepared to give it... More Info

Moo, Baa, La La La!

Little Simon | August 28, 2012 | 18 pages
A beloved Sandra Boynton classic showcases redrawn art and a larger size in this Special 30th Anniversary Edition. A cow says MOO. A sheep says BAA. Three singing pigs say LA LA LA! “No, no!” you say, “that isn’t right. The pigs say OINK all day and night.” The original Moo, Baa, La La... More Info

Christmas Parade

Little Simon | October 2, 2012 | 32 pages
A delightful Christmas picture book filled with hilarious characters and dynamic art from the one and only Sandra Boynton! BOOM biddy BOOM biddy BOOM BOOM BOOM! What’s that noise filling the room? From this rousing beginning unfolds Christmas Parade, a merry picture book from Sandra Boynton.  More Info

Heidi Heckelbeck Casts a Spell

Little Simon | January 3, 2012 | 128 pages
Second-grade witch Heidi Heckelbeck wants revenge against Melanie, the meanest girl in school, so she decides to cast a forgetting spell on her right before the start of the school play.  More Info

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