Summer Days and Nights
On a hot summer day, a little girl finds ways to entertain herself and stay cool. She catches a butterfly, sips lemonade, jumps in a pool, and goes on a picnic. At night, she sees an owl in a tree and a frog in a pond, and hears leaves rustling. Before long, she's fast asleep, dreaming about more summer days and summer nights.
Wong Herbert Yee is the author and illustrator of Tracks in the Snow, Who Likes Rain, Fireman Small and Big Black Bear, among other books. Born in Detroit, Michigan, one of his favorite memories of childhood is of leaving the first tracks on fresh-fallen snow. He also remembers his first grade teacher tacking one of his drawings on the bulletin board--ever since then, he's been an artist. He studied printmaking at Wayne State University. He lives with his wife and daughter in Troy, Michigan.
"...equally perfect for a storyhour or a cozy bedtime tale that will inspire summertime dreamers." --School Library Journal
"Fans of these books will no doubt look forward to a story about fall. . ." -- Horn Book Magazine
"A dazzling...introduction to the world of nature experienced by an inquisitive toddler." -- Publishers Weekly
The Shortest Day
hardcover Synopsis In this seasonal treasure, Newberry Medalist Susan Cooper’s beloved poem heralds the winter solstice, illuminated by Caldecott Honoree Carson Ellis’s strikingly resonant illustrations.So...
How to Code a Rollercoaster
Hardcover Synopsis Pearl and Pascal take their coding adventures to the amusement park in this follow-up picture book from our Girls Who Code program!Pearl and...
The Many Colors of Harpreet Singh
hardcover Synopsis Harpreet Singh has a different color for every mood and occasion, from happy sunny yellow to courageous red. He especially takes care with...