Preschool Picture Story Books
Hey Black Child
Six-time Coretta Scott King Award winner and four-time Caldecott Honor recipient Bryan Collier brings this classic, inspirational poem to life, written by poet Useni Eugene Perkins. Hey black child, Do you know who you are? Who really are? Do you know you can be What you want to be If you try to be What you can be?
This lyrical, empowering poem celebrates black children and seeks to inspire all young people to dream big and achieve their goals.
Sloth Slept on
Who's that sleeping in our tree? With its endearing, adorable, and huggable title character, group of intrepid children, and wildly humorous situation, this board book will appeal to kids
When a group of kids finds an animal happily napping in their backyard, they set out to discover what it is and where it belongs. As they search and search--never noticing all the posters and news articles about a sloth that's broken out of the zoo--they finally discover the identity of the snoozing creature. And when sloth wakes up, it's in for a BIG surprise Award-winning artist Frann Preston-Gannon has created an irresistible story that will find a home in the hearts of all young readers.
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez
School & Library
An instant #1 New York Times bestseller
An instant USA Today
and Wall Street Journal
The newest picture book from the creators of Iggy Peck, Architect
; Rosie Revere, Engineer
; and Ada Twist, Scientist
stars Sofia Valdez, a community leader who stands up for what she believes in
Every morning, Abuelo walks Sofia to school . . . until one day, when Abuelo hurts his ankle at a local landfill and he can no longer do so. Sofia (aka Sofi) misses her Abuelo and wonders what she can do about the dangerous Mount Trashmore. Then she gets an idea--the town can turn the slimy mess into a park She brainstorms and plans and finally works up the courage to go to City Hall--only to be told by a clerk that she can't build a park because she's just a kid Sofia is down but not out, and she sets out to prove what one kid can do. Collect them all
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Mr. Rude is the rudest man you'll ever meet. When Mr. Happy notices how awful Mr. Rude is being, he sets out to teach him a lesson in etiquette.
Move that truck
When a truck gets stuck under a bridge, it causes a terrible traffic jam. Backed up and going nowhere fast, the commuters give up and throw an impromptu block party--complete with balloons, parade, and lemonade When attempts to remove the truck fail, two kids, some balloons, and a dog save the day.
Sparse text, energetic rhyme, and clever illustrations bring depth to this simple tale. Ideal for young vehicle fans and lemonade-stand entrepreneurs.
Curious George's First Day of School
It's the first day of school, and Curious George has been invited to Mr. Apple's class to be a special helper George is just the right monkey for the job--until he starts to wreak his usual havoc, that is. Red and yellow paint makes orange, yellow and blue makes green . . . and a mixture of all the paint colors makes a big mess Curious George and the First Day of School is a story based on H. A. and Margret Rey's popular primate and painted in the original watercolor and charcoal style. A full-color twenty-four-page paperback with bonus activities inside, including an "Ants on a Log" recipe, a word search, and a "Color Your World" craft idea. For more monkey fun, investigate www.curiousgeorge.com and discover all the latest on Curious George books, promotions, games, activities, and more
Madeline Board Book
Rediscover Madeline, now available in board book format
The story of twelve little girls in two straight lines, the smallest one being Madeline, has delighted children for more than seventy years. Now the beloved Caldecott Honor Book is available in a sturdy board book format and a reduced size perfect for small hands. While the text is slightly abridged, none of the charm of the original book is lost as a new format brings this classic title to a younger audience.
The Paper Bag Princess
Over five million copies in print
When the fiercest dragon in the whole world smashes Princess Elizabeth's castle, burns all her clothes, and captures her fianc , Prince Ronald, Elizabeth takes matters into her own hands. With her wits alone and nothing but a paper bag to wear, the princess challenges the dragon to show his strength in the hopes of saving the prince. But is it worth all that trouble?
Readers the world-over have fallen in love with this classic story of girl power. Now a newly designed Classic Munsch edition will introduce the tale to a new generation of young feminists.
The Wonky Donkey
Kids will love this cumulative and hysterical read-aloud that features a free downloadable song
I was walking down the road and I saw...
And he only had three legs
He was a wonky donkey.
Children will be in fits of laughter with this perfect read-aloud tale of an endearing donkey. By the book's final page, readers end up with a spunky hanky-panky cranky stinky-dinky lanky honky-tonky winky wonky donkey
Download the free song at www.scholastic.com/wonkydonkey.
Batman 5-Minute Stories (DC Batman)
This collection features ten Batman stories that can each be read aloud in five minutes.
With a sturdy padded cover, this Batman 5-Minute Stories collection makes anytime the perfect time to serve up some justice alongside the Caped Crusader Boys and girls ages 3 to 7 will love this collection of tales featuring Batman and the other DC super heroes in action. Each story can be read in five minutes or less, so it's perfect for bedtime-or anytime