Book List in Order:27 titles

  • Beetle gives Stick Bug an attention-grabbing coat for his birthday—but is that what Stick Bug really wants? A delightful story about friends learning to understand each other.It’s almost Stick Bug’s birthday, and his fashionable friend Beetle c...


  • You've heard of the Gingerbread boy, but what about his pup? This fun Step 3 early reader puts a great spin on the classic fairytale.Evalina desperately wants a dog, so she bakes one out of gingerbread and he springs to life! But the gingerbread pup ...


  • The author of Those Shoes and an award-winning illustrator team up for the story of a girl who tries to overcome her fear of bees to see how amazing they are.Kaia is the brave type. Like hottest-hot-pepper brave. But there is one thing that scares he...


  • All Jeremy wants is a pair of those shoes, the ones everyone at school seems to be wearing. Though Jeremy's grandma says they don't have room for "want," just "need," when his old shoes fall apart at school, he is more determined than ever to have th...


  • Cinderella had a fairy godmother. Did you know that dogs have a fairy dogmother? From the author of Pupunzel and Dogerella comes another enchanting fractured fairy tale for beginning readers! When a homeless little dog is adopted by Fairy Godmoth...


  • Finders keepers, right? When Ruben picks up someone’s lost money, he finds out how hard it can be to do the right thing. Ruben feels like he is the only kid without a bike. His friend Sergio reminds him that his birthday is coming, but Ruben kno...


  • Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty got their fractured-fairy-tale due in Dogerella and Sleeping Bootsie. Which princess is next to be puppy-fied? Rapunzel, of course! In this Step 3 send-up, a cocker spaniel named Pupunzel grows long golden fur when a wi...


  • A warmhearted story about a young girl who finds a way to bring together the two things that make her most happy- soccer and her family. Nothing makes Sierra happy like soccer. Her shoes have flames as she spins the ball down the spread-out sea of...


  • Scat! Scram! Stay out! That's all Bootsie the stray cat hears when she tries to find a place she can call home. But then she meets Meg, a laundry maid at the nearby castle, who knows that a pet is exactly what the royal family needs. Everyone agrees,...






  • Can two best friends with one pooper scooper make a dog dream come true? Russell and Shawn call themselves the PS Brothers: P is for poop, S is for scoop, and Brothers is because they're best friends. Scooping poop is the fastest way to earn money...


  • Bedtime is a cozy time. Mama Bunny makes even picking up toys fun! Then there's a bath for Little Bunny and his Ducky, a snack, and Little Bunny brushes his own teeth (with some help). Now, with teddy bear and books, it's time to go upstairs and cudd...


  • "In this witty, wise picture book, Boelts presents a kid’s-eye view of a consumer fad that rages through school at gale force." — Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books (starred review)All Jeremy wants is a pair of those shoes, the ones ev...


  • DOGERELLA SPENDS HER days scratching the fleas and fluffing the tails of her ungrateful stepdog mother and mean stepdog sisters. At night, she dreams of a home where she is loved. In a nearby castle lives Bea, a sweet, slightly spoiled princess whose...


  • Adopting a shelter dog can come with many questions, but also endless love.A little boy imagines what life was like for his new dog before he adopted him from a shelter. Maybe he had a boy who loved him, but the family had to move and couldn't keep h...


  • This rhyming picture book pays tribute to firefighters on Thanksgiving Day.It’s Thanksgiving Day at Station 1, and Firefighter Lou has planned a fabulous meal for everyone. But each time the alarm sounds, the firefighters run to an emergency, leavi...




  • Desperately wanting the gold sticker for the last day of the school year, James is determined to do nothing wrong all day so that he can achieve his goal--even if that means no burping, spitting, or talking during Silent Reading....


  • The Sloth family falls in love with the sleepy puppy at the pet store, but when they bring him home, they are surprised to find out he's a bundle of energy and not at all what they imagined. Simultaneous....


  • A gentle and reassuring story follows Little Bunny as he helps Mama and Papa get everything ready for the arrival of the new baby, and when the baby finally comes, Little Bunny is quite taken with Kale, his new little brother, but when Kale comes hom...



  • "Little Bunny, a.k.a. LB, will be entering preschool when summer's over. His father gives him a calendar so he can cross off the days until school begins. LB is apprehensive about the new experience and becomes even more so when his cousin Maxine let...


  • Having finally saved enough money to buy a new tool set, Little Bunny proudly brings it to class but has trouble letting anyone else touch it, so the teacher steps in to show Little Bunny and his friend Patrick more about sharing....




  • As summer approaches its close, a little girl becomes sad that her summer fun is over, but then she thinks about all the fun activities that school will bring. By the author of With My Mom, with My Dad. ...