Book List in Order:20 titles

  • Teachers' Choices 2019 Reading List: International Literacy Assoc. 2019 Carter G. Woodson Honor Award: the National Council of the Social¬†Studies2019 Storytelling World Resource¬†Honor¬†AwardChicago Public Library Best of the Best Books 2018New York...


  • A little girl is happy to go on a walk with Grandma, but Grandma is a such a slowpoke! She stops to point out, listen or observe the different creatures they meet, sharing her knowledge with the child. At the river, it is the little girl who spots a ...


  • Winner of a 2014 Preferred Choice Award from Creative Child Magazine. Birds have their legends just like people do, and baby birds love to hear the stories. Papa Cardinal, whose job it is to pass down bird ways to his chicks, tells them the story of ...


  • Ten spreads with gatefolds and a culminating dramatic fold-out lead young readers from a single penguin egg to an ostrich's clutch of 10 eggs. Song-like, non-rhyming verse gives clues as to who might hatch. The answer to the repeated refrain, Who wil...


  • Baby Bat loves his cave home and never wants to leave it. While practicing flapping his wings one night, he falls, and Pluribus Packrat rescues him. They then explore the deepest, darkest corners of the cave where they meet amazing animals animals th...


  • Garter Snake has been on her own since birth. She has learned important skills including how to find meals and protect herself from enemies such as crows and dogs. Now, her biggest struggle is to find a place to spend the winter months. Will she find...


  • Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Best Book AwardNational Science Teachers Association Outstanding Science Trade BookChicago Public Library Best of the Best ListWith the ocean her home, an ochre sea star hunts for her morning meal. She folds over her rays...


  • Fur and Feathers is the winner of a Gold Moonbeam Children's Book Award. When Sophia dreams that howling winds whisk the fur and feathers right off her animal friends, she shares some of her clothes with them. But her clothing doesn't work well for t...


  • Children will want to settle down for bedtime with Little Sea Otter as he snuggles onto Mama's chest in a cozy bed of sea kelp and bids good night to all his ocean friends. From sea lions to sea snails, seagulls to seals and sea urchins, it seems he'...






  • Narwhal stays close to land as he swims through the Arctic bay. Even with the protection of his long horn, he is not safe from predators. Will Narwhal escape from a pod of killer whales, polar bears and dangerous ice drifts on his journey to his wint...


  • Pelican has just learned how to fly, but she also needs to learn how to catch fish. Reviewed by the Smithsonian Institution for accuracy, Pelican's Catch is a fun and informative story with beautifully detailed illustrations. This book includes an ea...


  • Little Black Ant spends the hot summer days on Park Street in search of meals for herself and her nest mates. Will she find enough food and make it back to her anthill safely? Reviewed by the Smithsonian Institution for accuracy, Little Black Ant on ...


  • It is early spring and Polar Bear and her two cubs are growing hungry after spending the cold winter months in their den. Will Polar Bear be able to find and protect her hungry cubs? Find out as this exciting story unfolds! Reviewed by the Smithsonia...


  • Teachers' Choice AwardMom's Choice Award for Best Children's BookBest Overall Book from the Florida Publishers AssociationJust Read, Florida! Recommended Summer Reading List: 2009-2015 While Little Skink hunts yummy ants for breakfast, she is suddenl...


  • Children follow Hermit Crab as she searches for a new shell. The shells she finds are either too big or already occupied. Without a shell, Hermit Crab has no protection. Will she be able to find a new home? Find out as this fun adventure unfolds! Rev...



  • In early spring, a Canada Goose patiently sits on a bundle of eggs. Weeks later, five fluffy goslings finally hatch. Canada Goose and her mate have a lot to teach their young. Reviewed by the Smithsonian Institution for accuracy, Canada Goose at Catt...


  • Leaping and bursting above the waves, a group of dolphins swim alongside a research ship. The scientists on board watch and clap. Suddenly one of the dolphins lands on the ship! Will the scientists be able to save the dolphin? Find out as this exciti...


  • As spring turns into fall, Red Bat's two babies grow larger. The weather becomes colder, and Red Bat's babies need to learn how to fly. Will they be ready in time to fly south? Reviewed by the Smithsonian Institution for accuracy, Red Bat at Sleepy H...


  • Celebrate Christmas with Barney! This coloring and activity book has an eye-catching photographic cover.Join Barney and friends as they decorate a Christmas tree, make presents, and get a visit from Santa.This coloring and activity book for the holid...