Picture Books

You're snug with me book cover

You're snug with me

author Chitra Soundar

jE Chitra Soundar
Picture Books

A mother polar bear answers the questions of her two curious cubs about what lies beyond their cozy winter den as they wait for spring to arrive.

Melody's picture

Beautiful illustrations! Worth lingering on each page. My 3yo really enjoyed all the hugs he got each time we got to the refrain "You're snug with me!" It is an especially cozy book to read on these brutal late-winter days. -Melody

Stop that yawn! book cover

Stop that yawn!

Caron Levis

jE Levis
Picture Books, Fantasy, Adventure

Gabby convinces Granny to leave Sleepytown and stay up all night in a new place, but before long, a contagious yawn takes control.

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Love, Z book cover

Love, Z

Jessie Sima

jE Sima
Picture Books, Fantasy, Travel, Adventure, Philosophy, LGBTQ+

A little robot named Z finds a message in a bottle signed, "Love, Beatrice" and, unable to learn what love is from other robots, sets out on a quest to find the answer.

Casey's picture

Z sets out on a quest to find out what "love" is. On the journey Z might just find a place in your heart. -Casey

Imagine! book cover


Raúl Colón

jE Colon
Picture Books, Art / Art History, Fantasy

"When a boy visits an art museum and one of the paintings comes to life, he has an afternoon of adventure and discovery [that] changes how he sees the world ever after"--

Casey's picture

Colón’s wordless narrative highlights imaginative play utilizing and in response to art, showcasing the way art can affect our creative processes. -Casey

The biggest smallest Christmas present book cover

The biggest smallest Christmas present

Harriet Muncaster

jHOLIDAY E Muncaster
Picture Books

Clementine's life is ordinary in every way except that she is very tiny--a fact that Santa Claus does not seem to understand.

Melody's picture

I love the perspective of the fairy-sized kid getting presents that weren't quite right for her, and how creative she was in finding new ways to play with things she didn't know how to at first. My kid loved it too! Who wouldn't love a book about presents?? -Melody

Dinosaurs don't have bedtimes! book cover

Dinosaurs don't have bedtimes!

Timothy Knapman

jE Knapman
Picture Books

A mom indulges her exuberant dinosaur son's fantasy play while gently steering him toward bedtime.

Melody's picture

My favorite part of the book is the smirk on the mom's face in each stage of the bedtime routine. Calm and collected throughout each and every one of the shenanigans. Talk about suspending my disbelief! -Melody

Time to pee! book cover

Time to pee!

Mo Willems

jE Willems
Picture Books

Sign-carrying mice give encouraging instructions for using the toilet.

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Toilet tales book cover

Toilet tales

Andrea Wayne-von-Königslöw

jE WayneVonKönigslöw
Picture Books

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Potty animals : what to know when you've gotta go! book cover

Potty animals : what to know when you've gotta go!

Hope Vestergaard

jE Vestergaard
Picture Books

The potty animals from Sycamore Preschool are here to help little ones everywhere be in the know when it's time to go.

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The princess and the potty book cover

The princess and the potty

Wendy Cheyette Lewison

jE Lewison
Picture Books

When everything fails to persuade the princess to use her potty, the king and queen consult the royal advisor who gives them valuable advice.

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