by Jan Brett
Several animals sleep snugly in Nicki=s lost mitten until the bear sneezes.
The Napping House
by Audrey Wood
In this cumulative tale, a wakeful flea atop a number of sleeping creatures causes a commotion, with just one bite.
The Neighborhood Mother Goose
by Nina Crews
A collection of nursery rhymes, both familiar and lesser known, illustrated with photographs in a city setting.
The New Kid At School: The Dragonslayer’s Academy
by Kate McMullan
Wiglaf is off to Dragon Slayers' Academy and in for a first day of school he will never forget.
The Paint Brush Kid
by Clyde Robert Bulla
Nine year old Gregory paints pictures representing the life of the Mexican American old man known as Uncle Pancho and attempts to save him from losing his house.
The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy
by Jeanne Birdsall
While vacationing with their widowed father in the Berkshire Mountains, four lovable sisters, ages four through twelve, share adventures with a local boy, much to the dismay of his snobbish mother.
The Polar Express
by Chris Van Allsburg
A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus.
The Puppy Who Wanted a Boy
by Jane Thayer
When Petey, the puppy, decides that he wants a boy for Christmas, he discovers that he must go out and find one on his own.
The Random House Book of Mother Goose: a Treasury of 386 Timeless Nursery Rhymes
by Arnold Lobel
An illustrated collection of Mother Goose nursery rhymes.
The Rat and the Tiger
by Keiko Kasza
Because of his larger stature, Tiger tends to bully his friend Rat, until the rodent reaches his limit, speaks his mind. Tiger is shame-faced and makes amends to restore their friendship.
The Ruby Princess Runs Away
by Jahanna Malcolm
Roxanne does not feel she is ready to be crowned the Ruby Princess and assume the throne of the Red Mountains, but when she runs away she meets some friends who help her change her mind.
The Secret School
In 1925, 14 year old Ida Bidson secretly takes over as teacher when the one room schoolhouse in her remote Colorado area closes unexpectedly.
The Seven Chinese Brothers
by Margaret Mahy
The seven brothers, walk, talk, and look alike, but each has his own special power. This tale recounts the brothers' efforts at saving each other and outwitting the emperor.
The Snowy Day
by Ezra Jack Keats
A story of a young boy explores the magic world of snow snowball fight, snowman making, sliding down the snow way, etc. He loves the snow fall.
The Spider and the Fly
by Mary Howitt
An illustrated version of the well-known poem about a wily spider who preys on the vanity and innocence of a little fly.