Re-illustrated and re-designed, OUR CALIFORNIA (previously CALIFORNIA, HERE WE COME!) is a lively tour of award-winning author Pam Muñoz Ryan's home state. Spirited poems celebrate California's major cities and regions. Backmatter includes state symbols and additional information about each place.
Bold paintings by illustrator Rafael López capture the spirit of the land.
WINNER: Pura Belpré Illustrator Award Honor Book 2012
“A wonderful read-aloud, filled with merriment and conviviality” — Kirkus Reviews, STARRED review
“The artistry of this book makes it a must buy for all libraries" — School Library Journal, STARRED review
Don't miss Harry the Dirty Dog! This funny picture book about the strong-willed dog who really doesn't want a bath stands the test of time.
A mouse is taking a stroll through the deep, dark wood when along comes a hungry fox, then an owl, and then a snake. The mouse is good enough to eat but smart enough to know this, so he invents . . . the gruffalo!
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."
$8.95ISBN: 9780064431781Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: HarperCollins - December 26th, 2012
Where the Wild Things Are is fifty years old! Maurice Sendak's Caldecott Medal-winning picture book has become one of the most highly acclaimed and best-loved children's books of all time. A must for every child's bookshelf.$7.99ISBN: 9780142407547Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Puffin Books - March 1st, 2007
Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler team up again to create this funny and adorable sequel to The Gruffalo. One night, the Gruffalo’s child wanders into the woods to search for the Big Bad Mouse. But instead, she comes upon a small mouse in the woods . . . and decides to eat him! But wait, what is that? A shadow of a very large, scary creature falls on the ground.$7.99ISBN: 9781452136462Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Chronicle Books - September 9th, 2014
Over the snow, the world is hushed and white. But under the snow lies a secret world of squirrels and snow hares, bears and bullfrogs, and many other animals making their winter home under the snow.$7.99ISBN: 9780064430111Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: HarperCollins - October 26th, 1976
A classic picture book featuring the beloved Harry the Dirty Dog!$8.99ISBN: 9780140564396Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Puffin Books - May 1st, 2000
“In an old house in Paris
that was covered with vines
lived twelve little girls
in two straight lines
the smallest one was Madeline.”
$7.99ISBN: 9780142501122Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Puffin Books - August 25th, 2003
The witch and her cat are happily flying through the sky on a broomstick when the wind picks up and blows away the witch's hat, then her bow, and then her wand! Luckily, three helpful animals find the missing items, and all they want in return is a ride on the broom. But is there room on the broom for so many friends? And when disaster strikes, will they be able to save the witch$7.99ISBN: 9780544668355Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - April 26th, 2016Tallulah just knows she could be a great ballerina--if only she had a tutu. She signs up for ballet class with great anticipation, only to be disappointed when tutus aren't handed out. When she learns that one must earn a tutu in dance class, she quits in a huff. But everywhere Tallulah goes, things keep reminding her of ballet.