Picture Books

My new big kid bed book cover

My new big kid bed

Debbie Bertram

jE Bertram
Kids, Picture Books

When his new dinosaur-themed bed casts scary shadows at night, a child seeks comfort from other family members.

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The moon inside book cover

The moon inside

Sandra V. Feder

jE Feder
Kids, Picture Books

When evening comes and the sun sets, Ella becomes afraid, until one night her mother encourages her to see the beauty in night.

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Night animals book cover

Night animals

Gianna Marino

jE Marino
Kids, Picture Books

Possum is hiding from the sounds in the night, and his fear sets off a chain reaction in the other night animals.

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You can’t be afraid of animals who live in the dark if you’re an animal who lives in the dark, right? Well, if so, someone forgot to tell Possum, Skunk, and Wolf. The playful illustrations in Night Animals will soothe children’s worries with silly antics and lots of laughs. -Angie

Bedtime for Yeti book cover

Bedtime for Yeti

Vin Vogel

jE Vogel
Kids, Picture Books

"Yeti loves playing with his stuffed toy, but when it goes missing he has to find the courage to brave bedtime alone"--

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Yeti is a very big guy, as yetis usually are. But he’s also a big softie at heart, and more than a little scared of the dark. When he needs to find his favorite toy, Yeti manages to face his fear and bring his toy home again. -Angie

Dragon night book cover

Dragon night

J. R. Krause

jE Krause
Kids, Picture Books

Georgie is afraid of the dark, but after an adventure with a dragon that is afraid of the knight in the book where he normally dwells, both are ready to sleep.

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Georgie is afraid of the night, and Dragon is afraid of the knight. Get it? Clever wordplay aside, this darling story of two friends helping each other overcome their fears is sure to be a new favorite in your house, especially if you have a little one trying to conquer their own fears. -Angie

All are welcome book cover

All are welcome

Alexandra Penfold

jE Penfold
Picture Books

Illustrations and simple, rhyming text introduce a school where diversity is celebrated and songs, stories, and talents are shared.

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Perfectly Norman book cover

Perfectly Norman

Tom Percival

jE Percival
Picture Books

Norman is thrilled to discover he grew a pair of wings overnight, but his excitement turns to doubt when he realizes he is now different from everyone else, causing him to question whether there is such thing as perfectly normal.

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Maiden & princess book cover

Maiden & princess

Daniel Haack

jE Haack
Picture Books

When a maiden reluctantly attends a ball for her friend, the prince, everyone considers her his perfect match until she surprises them--and herself--by finding true love with someone else.

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The day you begin book cover

The day you begin

Jacqueline Woodson

jE Woodson
Picture Books

Other students laugh when Rigoberto, an immigrant from Venezuela, introduces himself but later, he meets Angelina and discovers that he is not the only one who feels like an outsider.

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Remarkably you

Pat Zietlow Miller

jE Miller
Picture Books

Rhyming text encourages young readers to discover what they are good at and use it to make a difference in big ways or in small ones.

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