I Will Take a Nap! (Elephant and Piggie series)

Gerald is tired and cranky and wants to take a nap, but Piggie is not helping.

Author: Mo Willems Call Number: Beginning to Read E WIL

Max Finds an Egg

Max finds and cares for an egg and, although what emerges is not the dinosaur he had hoped for, he learns that a chicken can be a good friend--and dancer.

Author: Wiley Blevins Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E BLE

Charlie's New Friend

While Charlie, a sleepy basset hound, tells about the busy life of a ranch dog, his best friend Suzie, a Jack Russell terrier, is getting the work done.

Author: Ree Drummond Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E DRU

Gumballs: a Mr. and Mrs. Green Adventure

Mr. and Mrs. Green, the alligator couple, compete in a guessing contest to win all of the gumballs in a giant gumball machine.

Author: Keith Baker Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E BAK

Riff Raff the Mouse Pirate

Ahoy, mateys . . . and mice! Riff Raff the Mouse Pirate is setting off on a treasure hunt with his cheese-loving crew, but before they can find the treasure, the bold swashbucklers must find the missing clue!

Author: Susan Schade Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E SCH

I Like Fish

In brief rhyming text, lists all the types of fish the narrator likes.

Author: Margaret Wise Brown Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E BRO

Spooky Friends

Scarlet the vampire and Igor the mummy are friends, even though they can never agree on what they want to do or anything else--except that they are best friends.

Author: Jane Feder Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E FED

Poppy the Pirate Dog

Poppy the dalmatian can't wait to go on a seaside vacation with her family. And when they tie a skull-and-crossbones scarf around her neck, she's sure a pirate's life of adventure on the open seas awaits. But to be a pirate dog, Poppy must find her perfect pirate ship. Unfortunately, boats bob up and down a lot. Waves splash over the side. Strange creatures live in the water. After trying--and failing--to be a brave pirate dog on a fishing boat, a seal-spotting cruise, a pedal boat, and a speedboat, Poppy has almost given up. Will she manage to find her pirate ship before the family heads back home?"

Author: Liz Kessler Call Number: J FICTION KES

The Fly Flew In

A fly flies into a concert hall wreaking havoc.

Author: David Catrow Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E CAT

Monkey and Elephant

In three episodes two friends cool off on a hot day, sing songs, and outsmart some riffraff wildcats.

Author: Carole Schaefer Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E SCH

Penny and Her Doll

Penny instantly loves the doll her grandmother sends her, but finding the perfect name for her is a challenge.

Author: Kevin Henkes Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E HEN

Cat the Cat, Who is That?

An exuberant cat introduces readers to her friends.

Author: Mo Willems Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E WIL

Dinosaur Hunt

Max Spaniel searches for dinosaurs in his back yard.

Author: David Catrow Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E CAT

Mouse and Mole: Fine Feathered Friends

When spring arrives, Mole and Mouse find a unique way to bird watch.

Author: Wong Herbert Yee Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E YEE

Fancy Nancy: Spectacular Spectacles

When Nancy's friend Bree gets some glittery glasses to help her see better, Nancy, who likes to be fancy, wants to wear glasses too.

Author: Jane O'Connor Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E OCO

Buzz Boy and Fly Guy

Buzz creates a comic book that features Buzz Boy and Fly Guy as the superheroes.

Author: Tedd Arnold Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E ARN

Princess Posey and the First Grade Parade

Posey's fear of starting first grade is alleviated when her teacher invites the students to wear their most comfortable clothes to school on the first day.

Author: Stephanie Greene Call Number: J FICTION GRE

Shampoodle

Rhyming text describes a dog grooming establishment on picture day and the uproar some curious kittens cause when they try to explore.

Author: Joan Holub Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E HOL

Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa: Spring Babies

Cowgirl Kate and her horse Cocoa watch over the new calves, a puppy, and some baby barn owls.

Author: Erica Silverman Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E SIL

Click to View Book Crab Cab (Flip-a-word series)

Humorous illustrations and die-cut pages introduce short vowel sounds, consonant blends, and word families. Focuses on the combinations "ot," "ab," and "it."

Author: Yukiko Kido Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E KID

Dinothesaurus

An illustrated collection of poems and collages about dinosaurs.

Author: Douglas Florian Call Number: J811.54 FLO

Really Riding!

"Today is a special day for the Pony Scouts. It's time for Meg and Annie's first-ever riding lesson on Jill's farm, followed by a Pony Scouts sleep-over!"

Author: Catherine Hapka Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E HAP

Wiggle and Waggle

Two worms who are best friends have fun together as they tunnel their way through a garden. Includes facts on how worms help plants grow.

Author: Caroline Arnold Call Number: BEGINNING TO READ E ARN

For the Love of Autumn

Miss Parks, a new teacher, is devastated when her cat, Autumn, disappears during a storm, but with the help of her students, she finds not only Autumn but also the man of her dreams.

Author: Patricia Polacco Call Number: E POL

Squirrel's World

Squirrel's well-meaning attempts to help his forest friends do not always turn out as planned.

Author: Lisa Moser Call Number: E MOS