picture books for children

picture books for children

Bringing Asha home

Eight-year-old Arun waits impatiently while international adoption paperwork is completed so that he can meet his new baby sister from India.

One meal more

a multicultural Ramadan story
"One Ramadan evening, a knock at the door, brings a new guest, with one meal more. You're invited to join a multicultural ifitar with iconic food from around the world"--Back cover.

The book of mistakes

"As an artist creatively incorporates her slipups into a drawing, readers see the ways in which 'mistakes' can provide inspiration and opportunity, and reveal that both the art and artist are works-in-progress"--.

Magic words

from the ancient oral tradition of the Inuit
An illustrated retelling of the creation story of the Inuit people of the Arctic Circle.

Save me, Smee!

Jake and the crew help Mr. Smee save Captain Hook after he finds a treasure map and gets caught in a dangerous place.

Penguin in love

One day, Penguin goes looking for love and finds, instead, a mitten, but as he tries to locate the mitten's owner, he knits his way through a blizzard to an unexpected meeting.

Mr. Bump

Something sad always seems to be happening to Mr. Bump.

Little Miss Princess

Little Miss Princess, who lives in a large castle where people do things for her, decides to help Mr. Bump after she learns that he has broken his leg, but she has trouble accomplishing things that she has never done before.

Frankenstein takes the cake

Contains poems about the bad habits, anxieties, and other fears and foibles of monsters, including selections about Frankenstein's wedding.

The wedding of Q and U

Two alphabet letters get married to make a new sound.


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