Book List:36 titles
  • Bestselling author David Elliott explores how Joan of Arc changed the course of history and remains a figure of fascination centuries after her extraordinary life and death. Joan of Arc gets the Hamilton treatment in this evocative novel. Told th...


  • A hilarious and satisfying tale of literacy, dental hygiene, and friendship from David Elliott and Melissa Sweet that is sure to have readers in stitches from start to finish. Baabwaa is a sheep who loves to knit. Wooliam is a sheep who loves to r...


  • Much like Lin-Manuel Miranda did in Hamilton, the* New York Times* best-selling author David Elliott turns a classic on its head in form and approach, updating the timeless story of Theseus and the Minotaur. A rough, rowdy, and darkly com...


  • Cave boy Orq is back in his third book, as exuberant as ever. He's convinced that he's #1—able to throw far, climb high, and run fast—until talented Torq and his pet giant sloth, Slomo, move into the cave next door. Torq throws farther, climbs hi...


  • Best pals encounter a complication in this welcoming tale of camaraderie from New York Times best-selling author David Elliott. Tim and Tim are best friends. They like to play and climb trees together. Then Tom comes along. Tom shares some interes...


  • Sibling fondness and folly are on equal display in this picture book that celebrates the mimicry of younger brothers. Try as he might, the younger “monkey” simply cannot keep up with his sister, and the big sister cannot always be patient with her...


  • This companion to This Orq. (He Cave Boy.) pits Orq and Woma against a couple of stone-age bullies. Dorq is big, strong, and mean . . . and his pet, Caba, is even worse. But when Caba smashes a giant egg on Woma, Orq is so incensed he bangs two rocks...


  • What if you were hired to protect one of Hollywood's most valuable assets-and she disappeared? Richard Braddock is a former Green Beret captain and founder of Star Shield Security Group, a premier celebrity protection company. Married to the woman of...


  • Not being perfect has its virtues in this irresistible child’s-eye view. Your best friend is kind of a show-off. Your baby sister is loud. And Mom can be pretty stubborn. Not perfect! But sometimes they come pretty close, and you do, too. David ...






  • Young Jaimie, a high school senior, holes himself up in an isolated cabin on a New Hampshire lake to mourn the tragic death of his girlfriend. He expects to be alone. So who is that swimmer he sees through the mist, out on the lake? What is the waili...


  • David Elliott’s witty verse takes flight with gorgeous illustrations in an enchanting look at fifteen avian species for birders of all ages. Take to the sky to explore a glorious array of all things avian, from the tiny, restless hummingbird to ...


  • Orq the cave boy LOVES Woma the woolly mammoth. But Mom says Woma shed; Woma smell; Woma not house-trained. Is there any way Orq can convince his mother that Woma belongs with them? Orq has a plan. Well, kind of. Good thing Woma always nearby. An ado...


  • A New York Times best-selling author and a Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator explore life in the ocean with clever poems and bold, expressive woodcuts. The briny deep is home to an enormous variety of fascinating creatures, from the dainty sea h...


  • When you’ve had four near-death experiences, you have to wonder who’s screwing up: you or God. Step inside the mind of Andy Penny, underachieving 40-year old Florida trailer park resident, perpetual dead-end employee, and uninterested survivor. R...


  • The stellar team who brought us ON THE FARM present a companion book evoking creatures of the wild in simple, clever poems and vibrant woodcuts. (Ages 4-7) From the lion standing alone on the African savannah to the panda in a bamboo forest, from ...



  • What do you do when Fate shows up in your rose bed with three-inch canines and retractable claws? Robert―not Bob!―Stevenson wakes up one morning in his Vermont home to find a Bengal tiger sitting in his rose garden. Is the tiger real? Or has the ...


  • Beginning readers will jump to join this cool crazy club! What do you do on a wide-open summer day, sitting on a porch swing with your best friend? Leo and Marcus decide, on this particular sunny morning, that they're going to start a club. But yo...


  • Leo, Phoebe, Miranda, and Marcus, the friendly neighborhood kids (and Noodles the dog, their mascot) who started the club featured in THE COOL CRAZY CRICKETS, are back for a second book of easy-to-read adventures. On a quest for summer pocket money, ...



  • A lyrical bedtime tale of a little boy and his bear is an ode to the magic of dreams — and the transformative power of the imagination.As a little boy falls peacefully into sleep and starts to dream, his teddy bear grows and growls and pops his but...


  • Knitty Kitty finds a cuddly way to keep her three mischievous kittens cosy and warm in this book. When the kittens get into mischief and return home at bedtime without their hat and mittens and scarf, what will she do then to keep them warm?...


  • Two large rabbits from a galaxy called Outers Pace enlist the aid of Hercules Smith in saving the children of his town from being turned into carrots by the sinister B3 and his Funny Bunny henchrabbits....


  • "Readers will not be able to resist smart, quirky Evangeline as she unicycles her way through yet another wild tale. Original and fun." — KIRKUS REVIEWSWhen a letter marked URGENT!!! arrives at Evangeline Mudd’s bungalow, she is reminded of a pro...


  • Jeremy Cabbage is an orphan stuck at Harpwitch’s Home for Mean Dogs, Ugly Cats, and Strey Children, where the dogs are treated better than the kids. And things aren’t much better on the outside: the city is ruled by the arrogant and foolish Baron...


  • A NEW YORK TIMES best-selling author and a Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator evoke life on a farm in a simple, lyrical text and boldly expressive images.From the bull to the barn cat to the wild bunny, the farmyard bustles with life. The rooster cr...



  • David Elliott's spirited heroine returns to join the fight for animal rights in this funny, fast-paced novel, whimsically illustrated by Andréa Wesson.It seems like only yesterday that Evangeline Mudd was in the Ikkinasti Jungle, rubbing noses with ...







  • Here’s to exuberant read-alouds! This picture book ode to joy invites us to celebrate the world’s vast diversity — and feel pretty happy with our place in it, too.Here’s to the birds!The Feather People!Birds!Here’s to the birds and the bear...


  • Hold on to the chandeliers! An eccentric couple’s passion for primates leads their dauntless daughter on a wild adventure in this offbeat illustrated novel.Learning to swing from the rafters, eating peanut-butter sandwiches with her feet . . . Evan...


  • When the villagers get worried about Dr. Nutt's creative talents for making monsters, such as the Boogie-Woogie Man and the Yummy Mummy, the wacky scientist has to find a creative way to convince her neighbors that her crazy creations aren't quite as...


  • Oh no! Roscoe Wizzle is turning into a bug! Could it have anything to do with that stranger walking around town in a gorilla suit? Or is it because Roscoe has eaten one too many Jungleburgers from Gussy's, the hottest restaurant to hit Roseville sinc...


  • A first chapter book for any kid who's ever started a club, joined a club, or wished he were in a club. (ages 6-8)What do you do on a wide-open summer day, sitting on a porch swing with your best friend? Leo and Marcus decide, on this particular sunn...



  • Jack Cleary, a private detective is hired by Congress man McNeil to find his illegitimate daughter, who is making pornographic movies, and by Rita Marlo, a movie star, who wants to know if her mob boyfriend is cheating on her...