By Running Press, Lydia Nichols
A red crayon, an orange pumpkin, a purple cat, a black vampire, a white ghost and more are included in this adorable Halloween colors book for toddlers. With Lydia Nichols's fresh yet retro style illustrations and spot glitter making the cover extra festive, this board book is sure to be the perfect gift for young trick-or-treaters at Halloween.
Hands Say Love
By George Shannon, Taeeun Yoo
Hands touch, hold, and hug. Hands feed, give, and share. Hands create, mend, and heal. Hands say LOVE! Every day our hands show the most important people in our lives how we care about them, from parents helping children learn to walk, to families playing and working together, to friends waving hello and goodbye. This perfect read-aloud for toddlers celebrates the many hands-on moments we share, and reminds us that even the simplest gesture can be a profound expression of love.
Hansel And Gretel
By Holly Hobbie
When a woodcutter and his scheming wife abandon Hansel and Gretel in the forest, all hope is lost until they come upon a cottage made of tasty sweets. But the owner is not the kindly old woman she pretends to be. Can Gretel save Hansel from the clutches of a hungry witch? Holly Hobbie's masterful watercolors reach new heights in this spine-tingling rendition of the tale, faithful to the beloved classic.
By Roni Schotter, Marylin Hafner
Flip, flap here.Flip flop there.Potato pancakes in the air.Latkes flying everywhere!Say 'Happy Hannukah!' with this joyful story of one family's holiday celebration, from spinning dreidels to cooking yummy latkes to lighting the menorah together. With sweet, lyrical text and warm illustrations, this is the perfect way the to celebrate the festival of lights. Includes a sticker sheet in the back!
The Happy and Heinous Halloween of Classroom 13
By Honest Lee, Matthew J. Gilbert, Joelle Dreidemy
For fans of Captain Underpants or Sideways Stories from Wayside School, this new chapter book series is perfect for reluctant readers.It's Halloween in the 13th Classroom--what could go wrong? Well, for starters, all of the students could magically turn into their COSTUMES!You might think this was hilarious, but it was horrible. With tricky transformations come wild werewolves, voracious vampires, zany zombies, and other moody monsters. As the students of Classroom 13 are about to learn, Halloween's treats are sometimes tricks.What are YOU dressing up as for Halloween?The final chapter of each book encourages young readers to write their OWN chapter and send it in to the author, Honest Lee!The Happy and Heinous Halloween of Classroom 13 is the fifth title in a new chapter book series of hilarious stories about a very unlucky classroom. Each story is full of humor, action, and fun that will prompt hours of conversation among friends, families, and classrooms.(Psst! Hey you. Yeah, YOU! Just between us, this book also has a secret code hidden in every book that kids will have to figure out to read a chapter. Kids'll love it!)©2018 by Hachette Book Group, Inc.
The Hen Who Sailed Around the World
By Guirec Soudee
Monique is a highly accomplished chicken: she surfs, she skateboards, and she just crossed the world on a tiny boat with her human companion, Guirec, who helped steer. On their three-year journey, together they were unstoppable. When they became stranded in the ice off Greenland for four months, Monique, unruffled as always, kept Guirec alive with her eggs--and they both made it home. Guirec and Monique are irresistible as unlikely comrades and friends taking on the world, and Guirec documented their journey with his remarkable, comical photographs. A deeply touching portrait of the real-life bond between animals and the humans who love them as well as a thrilling survival story, The Hen Who Sailed Around the World is an adventure for the ages.
Hey Black Child
By Useni Eugene Perkins, Bryan Collier
HEY BLACK CHILD--do you know who you are? Who you really are?So begins the widely-recited poem by Useni Eugene Perkins, to be illustrated by award-winning illustrator Bryan Collier. An ode to black children, this empowering picture book is a celebration of African-American lives that promotes the self-esteem, making this both a timely and important book, especially in light of recent events across America.Useni Eugene Perkins's "Hey Black Child" was recently performed on Steve Harvey's show Little Big Shots by four-year-old Pe'Tehn (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QOTZWdIyRJE) and, last fall, was recited by Pe'Tehn when she was three (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5n_DeHMVAkM), blowing away viewers and raising awareness for the confidence-building text.
By Karma Wilson
He washed the horses, ducks and cowsThe goats, the cats and dogs.Everything went dandy...Until the farmer reached his hogs.'No hogwash for us today. Pigs love dirt - so go away!'Farmer's stubborn pigs refuse to be hogwashed, and no matter what he tries, poor Farmer cannot trick them into getting clean! But when several failed attempts leave him stuck in the mud, our determined farmer realizes his hogs may have been on to something all along... sometimes a mud bath is even better!
By Karma Wilson, Jim McMullan
Those horses didn't sleep one bit.They frolicked on the loose.They joined in games like Hide-n-Seek,Leapfrog, and Duck, Duck, Goose. "So this is why you snooze all day. I thought I told you NO HORSEPLAY!"When his stubborn horses insist on playing games all night instead of sleeping, one determined farmer wears himself out trying to change their habits. Told in clever rhyming verse throughout, Horseplay will engage parents and kids alike as they follow mischievous horses who just won't go to bed!
How Many Kisses Do You Want Tonight?
By Varsha Bajaj
As the day comes to an end, each precious little animal nestles into its cosy place and waits to be tucked in by its parent. Bears, horses, bunnies, ducks and even snakes and spiders request the required number of goodnight kisses to egt them to drift off to sleep. From one to ten (and then some!) these tender kisses are part of a reassuring bedtime ritual for animals and people alike.Readers will delight in counting the kisses and naming the animals and the adorable illustrations and soothing text make this a perfect bedtime story, helping parents create a special ritual to get their little ones off to sleep.
By Patrick McDonnell
There was once a kitten so filled with love he wanted to give the whole world a hug!Jules the kitten (also known in the MUTTS cartoons as 'Shtinky Puddin'") knows that hugs can make the world a better place. So he makes a 'Hug To-Do List' - with the endangered species at the top - and travels the globe to show all of the animals that someone cares. From Africa to the North Pole to his own back yard, Jules proves a hug is the simplest - but kindest - gift we can give. With its gently environmental theme, this joyous story about sharing love is an ideal gift year-round.
Hugs And Kisses
By Rachael Hale
Combining both of Rachael Hale's most popular subjects, this delightful board book is a celebration of affection and love. Little ones will read along as irresistibly cute babies and their animal friends exchange tender hugs and kisses . The heartwarming photographs are presented alongside sweet rhyming text.Acclaimed photographer Rachael Hale uses her lens, her love of animals, and a great deal of patience, to create this enchanting perspective.
By Elizabeth Moon
Heris Serrano was an officer born of a long line of officers, and a life serving in the ranks of the Regular Space Service was all she had ever known and all she ever wanted - until a treacherous superior officer forced her to resign her commission. This was not just the end of a career path; it was the end of everything that gave her life meaning. But even ex-Fleet captains have to eat, and Heris finds employment as 'Captain' of an interstellar luxury yacht, working for the eccentric Lady Cecelia de Marktos. Being a rich old lady's chauffeur isn't quite the same as captaining a Fleet cruiser, but nothing Heris will ever do again will compare with that. Or so she thinks . . .For all is not as it seems aboard the Sweet Delight. The smuggling ring is only the start of it. For on a visit to a seemingly innocuous pleasure planet, Heris stumbles across a very sinister hunting club and finds herself fighting for her life - and for the lives of friends she thought she'd never see again.