The Gingerbread Boy by Paul Galdone
A timeless tale about a gingerbread boy who outwits the people and animals in a village, only to be outwitted by a sly fox! Children will love this adventurous retelling of a classic that’s full of catchy rhymes and repetition. Hardcover book; 40 pages.
The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
The simple & eloquent tale about a young boy named Peter who awakens to the first snowfall of the season! Children will love to follow Peter as he walks through a watercolor world of snow, making patterns, tracks—and even a snowman! Hardcover book; 40 pages.
Good Thing You’re Not an Octopus! By Julie Markes
This amusing story takes the daily routines that children find tedious and shows them how different their life would be if they had a mama bear to lick them clean instead of taking a bath, had to nap all winter instead of just awhile, and more! The humorous tale instantly engages children with relatable characters and colorful illustrations that hilariously juxtapose the real and fantasy world. Hardcover book; 40 pages.
Stone Soup by Marcia Brown
Based on a classic French tale,
Stone Soup is an illustrated children’s book about three hungry soldiers and the selfish townspeople who are unwilling to share their food. By outsmarting the townspeople, the soldiers manage to make a delicious feast for everyone to enjoy—and children get a valuable lesson on the importance of sharing and working together. Hardcover; 48 pages.
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle
As the first in a series of four books, this classic is a must-have for any reading library! Easy-to-follow rhyming text has a pleasant pace that captivates children—and encourages them to wonder what they’ll see next! Hardcover book; 26 pages.
It Looked Like Spilt Milk by Charles G. Shaw
A read-aloud storytime favorite! Word repetition and a mystery shape that shifts from page to page help capture children’s attention…and inspire their imagination. Hardcover book; 32 pages.
Big Red Barn by Margaret Wise Brown
Children learn all about life on the farm in this delightful story that features simple, rhythmic text and bright illustrations. Hardcover book; 32 pages.
Quick as a Cricket by Audrey Wood
“Put it all together, and you’ve got me!” Children explore and identify a range of emotions as an adventurous boy feels as wild as a chimp, as brave as a tiger…and more! Easy-to-follow text and giant illustrations make this a story children will want to hear again and again. Hardcover book; 32 pages.
The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
The eloquent story of a generous tree that loves and gives unconditionally to a boy. Simple black-and-white illustrations and easy-to-follow text make this book a classic children will love for a lifetime. Hardcover book; 64 pages.
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
The award-winning, best-selling children’s book about a wide-eyed child named Max—and the exciting adventure he takes to a wildly magical world! This imaginative tale with rich, colorful illustrations is a must-have for any children’s library. Hardcover; 48 pages.
There’s a Nightmare in My Closet by Mercer Mayer
Children learn to confront their fears about bedtime with this beloved story, featuring relatable characters, easy-to-read text and a delightfully unexpected ending. Hardcover book; 32 pages.
Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! by Mo Willems
No matter how much the pigeon begs and pleads, he’s not allowed to drive the bus! Children will love to answer back as the pigeon asks again and again to do something he’s not allowed to do! Hardcover book; 40 pages.
How Do Dinosaurs Go to School? by Jane Yolen
An exciting cast of dinosaur characters provides a simple lesson in the wrong way—and the right way—to behave when heading back to school! Amusing illustrations & easy-to-follow repetition and rhyme make this the perfect read-aloud book! Hardcover; 40 pages.
Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina
This easy-to-follow, beloved story about mischievous monkeys and a man who sells caps is sure to charm children during storytime! Hardcover book; 32 pages.
Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle
This follow-up to the classic children’s favorite has even more rhythmic text and bright illustrations that children will love! Each page reveals a new, picturesque scene of endangered animals in their natural environment—plus rhyming text set to a pace that children can pick up in an instant. Hardcover; 32 pages.
Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed by Eileen Christelow
Featuring rhyme, repetition and even counting, this delightful book about mischievous monkeys is sure to be a storytime favorite! Hardcover book; 32 pages.
No, David! by David Shannon
Children will instantly relate to David, the curious, mischievous, troublemaking little boy who is constantly being told “No!” by his mother. Brimming with large, vivid illustrations and a surprise ending, this easy-to-follow book makes a great addition to any reading library. Hardcover; 32 pages.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
This creative book shows and tells the life of a caterpillar as he eats his way through each day—and ultimately becomes a butterfly! Beautifully illustrated with simple, easy-to-follow text and moveable pages children will love to explore. Hardcover; 24 pages.
Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? by Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle
What do the animals at the zoo hear? Children take a visual visit to the zoo, beginning their adventure with a polar bear who hears a lion roaring, a zebra who hears a boa constrictor hissing, and more! Bold and vivid illustrations pair perfectly with simple rhyming text children will want to experience again and again. Hardcover book; 40 pages.
The Napping House by Audrey Wood
Full of repetition and whimsy, children will love this tale about a houseful of sleepy people and animals that all want to nap in the same place! Dreamy illustrations create a relaxed yet colorful world that just might help children drift off to sleep! Hardcover book; 16 pages.
The Grouchy Ladybug by Eric Carle
This book’s die-cut pages and bold illustrations are a creative way for kids to explore shapes, sizes and time—all while learning about good manners! Kids will love to hear about the ladybug’s adventures, and the easy-to-follow text makes this a perfect read-along story for new readers. Hardcover book; 48 pages.
Mrs. Wishy-Washy’s Farm by Joy Cowley
Simple rhymes and friendly-faced characters make this a great book for beginning readers! When three farm animals tire of being washed and scrubbed, they run away to the city…only to find it’s a big, scary place that makes them long for their old home. Children will love the bright illustrations—and the happy ending. Hardcover book; 32 pages.
The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister
A classic tale about the importance of sharing—presented in fascinating and vivid detail! Each page features vivid underwater illustrations with dazzling foil stamping, plus easy-to-follow text that will captivate young children again and again. Hardcover book; 32 pages.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barrett
Children of all ages love this fantastic fantasy about a town where the weather has gone awry—and food falls from the sky! Easy-to-follow text and colorful, illustrated pages make this fable a timeless classic children will enjoy again and again! Hardcover book; 32 pages.
Classic Birch Help-Yourself Bookstand
This sturdy wooden bookstand puts kids favorite books right at their fingertips! It features 5 rows of overlapping shelves that store books neatly and accessiblyencouraging young readers to help themselves. 36"w x 12"d x 30"h. GREENGUARD® Certified. Lifetime warranty. Comes assembled!
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