Books published by Toon Books

Stinky

Toon Books | November 19, 2017 | 40 pages
Stinky, a monster who lives in a swamp, gets upset when a boy named Nick starts hanging around his swamp, and so he tries to scare Nick away.  More Info

The Suspended Castle: A Philemon Adventure

By Fred
Toon Books | September 15, 2015 | 56 pages
"Philemon and his friend Mr. Bartholomew journey back to the mysterious islands of the Atlantic, and discover an owl lighthouse, a ship that is also a whale, and a castle hanging from a string"--  More Info

Written and Drawn by Henrietta

Toon Books | September 29, 2015 | 64 pages
"When Henrietta's mother gives her a box of colored pencils, she sets out to draw a terrifying and fantastic adventure"--  More Info

Little Nemo's Big New Dreams

Toon Books | September 1, 2015 | 72 pages
"This anthology presents 30 comics by contemporary artists, inspired by Winsor McCay's legendary newspaper strip "Little Nemo in Slumberland""--  More Info

The Shark King

Toon Books | August 5, 2014 | 39 pages
In graphic novel format, retells the Hawaiian story of Nanaue, born of human mother and shark father, who struggles to find his place in a village of humans.  More Info

Luke on the Loose

Toon Books | March 11, 2014 | 32 pages
A young boy's fascination with pigeons soon erupts into a full-blown chase around Central Park, across the Brooklyn Bridge, through a fancy restaurant, and into the sky.  More Info

Benny and Penny in the Big No-No!

Toon Books | March 11, 2014 | 32 pages
Two mice meet their new neighbor and discover that she is not as scary as they feared.  More Info

Jack and the Box

Toon Books | August 5, 2014 | 32 pages
Jack, a bunny, receives a Jack-in-the-box as a present and, as they play together, the toy performs antics and gives Jack some unexpected surprises.  More Info

Hansel and Gretel

Toon Books | October 28, 2014 | 56 pages
Two abandoned children come upon a gingerbread cottage inhabited by a cruel witch who wants to eat them.  More Info

Philemon

Toon Books | November 19, 2017 | 48 pages
"Young dreamer Philemon lives in the countryside, until one day he falls down a well and finds himself in a parallel world of islands that form the letters of the word Atlantic Ocean. Together with the strange characters he meets there, Philemon must find his way home"--  More Info

Theseus and the Minotaur

Toon Books | August 26, 2014 | 56 pages
Master French cartoonist Pommaux introduces a wealth of historically accurate details that immerse the reader in the context and culture of ancient Greece in this interpretation of the ancient myth, supplemented with character cards, maps, mazes, and an index.  More Info

Zig and Wikki in Something Ate My Homework

Toon Books | August 6, 2013 | 40 pages
“Spiegelman weaves the science facts into the breezy narrative cleverly and painlessly, and the art...support[s] both the educational elements and the zingy story.” – Booklist Zig and Wikki land on a planet full of strange creatures like flies, frogs, and raccoons, just when it seems to be... More Info

Mo and Jo Fighting Together Forever

Toon Books | August 6, 2013 | 40 pages
“Lynch provides classic comic-book repartee in beginning-reader-friendly vocabulary ably matched to Haspiel's bold images and zippy colors; the highest-quality production supplies good, old fashioned fun and a superhero lesson that packs a wallop.” – Kirkus Reviews Mona and Joey can't stop... More Info

Otto's Orange Day

Toon Books | August 6, 2013 | 40 pages
"[A] high-quality comic that is both loads of fun and easy to read...[S]ure to engage a new generation in the art form; kids will want to read it once, then return to it again and again." - Booklist (starred review) When Otto the cat meets a magical genie, he knows just what to wish for: he makes... More Info

Benny and Penny in the Toy Breaker

Toon Books | February 12, 2013 | 32 pages
Comics have always had a unique ability to draw young readers into a story through the drawings, and visual narrative helps kids crack the code that allows literacy to flourish. TOON Books are the first high-quality comics designed for children ages 4 and up and is the first collection ever... More Info

Benny and Penny in Just Pretend

Toon Books | February 12, 2013 | 32 pages
Comics have always had a unique ability to draw young readers into a story through the drawings, and visual narrative helps kids crack the code that allows literacy to flourish. TOON Books are the first high-quality comics designed for children ages 4 and up and is the first collection ever... More Info

Benjamin Bear in Fuzzy Thinking

Toon Books | February 12, 2013 | 32 pages
Comics have always had a unique ability to draw young readers into a story through the drawings, and visual narrative helps kids crack the code that allows literacy to flourish. TOON Books are the first high-quality comics designed for children ages 4 and up and is the first collection ever... More Info