Big Mean Mike

Written by: Michelle Knudsen    Illustrated by: Scott Magoon Who says big mean dogs and tiny fuzzy bunnies can’t be friends? When cute bunnies start showing up in Big Mean Mike’s big tough car he worries about his image. But after a good time at the monster truck show the bunnies show Mike that true friends come […]

At the Same Moment Around the World

Written and Illustrated by: Clotilde Perrin Fantastic trip around the world starting in Dakar, Senegal and making a stop in each timezone. So much fun to discover new places and think about how people all over the world are doing different things at exactly the same time. We read this book at bed time a lot […]

Rosie Revere, Engineer

Written by: Andrea Beatty  Illustrated by: David Roberts Rosie loves to tinker and build and solve problems. She makes helium pants, a cheese hat and hot dog dispenser but when people laugh at her inventions she sadly decides she will never be a great engineer. Rosie’s great-great Aunt Rose tell her that her biggest wish is to fly. […]

Princesses are Pretty

Written by: Kath Smith  Illustrated by: Caroline Jayne Church In Princesses are Pretty we meet Susie, Sarah and Polly three young, unique princesses each with their own story. With help from their friends Fairy Heather, Sir MacEye and Sir Dave the princesses get a good nights rest, share their toys and find a lost kitty. […]

Mrs. Toggle and the Dinosaur

Written by: Robin Pulver   Illustrated by: R.W.Alley When the principal informs Mrs. Toggle she is getting a new student there is a slight misunderstanding and Mrs. Toggle frantically prepares her class for a dinosaur! Her anxiety increases as she asks the custodian for a bigger desk, takes her class to the library to learn […]

Lala Salama A Tanzanian Lullaby

Written by: Patricia MacLachlan  Illustrated by: Elizabeth Zunon A breezy lullaby takes a mom and baby through their day. Lil Bug and her brother love Zunon’s illustrations of the baby in a carrier on his mother’s back as she gathers water, works the fields and cooks the food. Mom enjoys feeling her baby’s heartbeat and whispers “Lala […]