Preschool Picture Story Books
Nightsong
Nightsong
School & Library      ISBN: 1416978860

A breathtaking picture book illustrated by mega-bestseller Loren Long, about a young bat setting off into the world using only his good sense

Sense is the song you sing out into the world,
and the song the world sings back to you.
With these words, Chiro's mother sends him off into the night for the first time alone. It's an adventure, but how will he find his way? And how will he find his way home? As the young bat discovers, navigating the world around him is easy as long as he uses his good sense.
This beautiful and touching coming-of-age story, with mesmerizing artwork from New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long and lyrical text from Ari Berk, conveys a heartwarming and universal message: No matter how far away you go, you can always find your way home.
What Riley Wore
What Riley Wore
School & Library      ISBN: 1481472607
Gender-creative Riley knows just what to wear for every occasion during a busy week with family and friends in this sweet and timely picture book from Elana K. Arnold and Linda Davick.

Riley wears whatever clothes feel right each day. On Monday, Riley feels shy and wears a bunny costume to school. On Tuesday, a scary trip to the dentist calls for a super hero cape. For a trip out with Otto and Oma, a ball gown is the perfect outfit.

This charming picture book is a gentle exploration of self-expression and source of encouragement for being true to oneself despite the expectations of others.
The Wonky Donkey
The Wonky Donkey
Paperback      ISBN: 0545261244
Kids will love this cumulative and hysterical read-aloud that features a free downloadable song
"I was walking down the road and I saw...
a donkey,
Hee Haw
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.
It's Ramadan, Curious George
It's Ramadan, Curious George
Hardcover      ISBN: 0544652266

It's the first day of Ramadan, and George is celebrating with his friend Kareem and his family. George helps Kareem with his first fast and joins in the evening celebration of tasting treats and enjoying a special meal. Then, George helps make gift baskets to donate to the needy, and watches for the crescent moon with the man in the yellow hat. Finally George joins in the Eid festivities to mark the end of his very first Ramadan.
This playful tabbed board book, with a foil-stamped cover, makes a great holiday gift for all fans of Curious George--those who celebrate Ramadan, and those who are learning about it for the first time

Richard Scarry's the Gingerbread Man
Richard Scarry's the Gingerbread Man
Hardcover      ISBN: 0385376197
A classic children's story illustrated by the great Richard Scarry

"Run, run, as fast as you can " Catch Richard Scarry's gingerbread man as he tears through this beloved Little Golden Book, originally published in 1953 and every bit as enchanting today. It makes a perfect holiday gift, and is ready to delight any child who loves this favorite funny folk tale.
Herbie's Big Adventure
Herbie's Big Adventure
Hardcover      ISBN: 1684460921

Herbie is a little hedgehog who is perfectly happy at home with his mother. But one day Mommy tells Herbie that it's time to go exploring-all by himself Herbie is not so sure, but ready or not, a westerly wind sweeps Herbie into the wide world ... and Herbie's Big Adventure begins Little Herbie finds that he's braver than he thinks and even makes a friend before coming safely back home.

I Like Myself!
I Like Myself!
Hardcover      ISBN: 0544641019

High on energy and imagination, this ode to self-esteem encourages kids to appreciate everything about themselves--inside and out. Messy hair? Beaver breath? So what Here's a little girl who knows what really matters. At once silly and serious, Karen Beaumont's joyous rhyming text and David Catrow's wild illustrations unite in a book that is sassy, soulful . . . and straight from the heart. The sturdy board book is just right for little hands.

In a Jar
In a Jar
School & Library      ISBN: 0525514597
Here's a marvelous picture book, charmingly written and beautifully illustrated, about the power of memory and the magic of friendship.

Llewellyn, a little rabbit, is a collector. He gathers things in jars--ordinary things like buttercups, feathers, and heart-shaped stones. Then he meets another rabbit, Evelyn, and together they begin to collect extraordinary things--like rainbows, the sound of the ocean, and the wind just before snow falls. And, best of all, when they hold the jars and peer inside, they remember all the wonderful things they've seen and done. But one day, Evelyn has sad news: Her family is moving away. How can the two friends continue their magical collection--and their special friendship--from afar?
Woke Baby
Woke Baby
Hardcover      ISBN: 1250308984

For all the littlest progressives, waking up to seize a new day of justice and activism.

Woke babies are up early. Woke babies raise their fists in the air. Woke babies cry out for justice. Woke babies grow up to change the world.

This lyrical and empowering book is both a celebration of what it means to be a baby and what it means to be woke. With bright playful art, Woke Baby is an anthem of hope in a world where the only limit to a skyscrapper is more blue.

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?: 50th Anniversary Edition
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
50th Anniversary Edition
Hardcover      ISBN: 0805047905

A big happy frog, a plump purple cat, a handsome blue horse, and a soft yellow duck-- all parade across the pages of this delightful classic children's book, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Children will immediately respond to Eric Carle's flat, boldly colored collages. Combined with Bill Martin's singsong text, they create unforgettable images of these endearing animals.