Children's Literature

The Classic Treasury of Aesops Fables
A timeless collection of twenty of Aesop's best-loved fables--punctuated by the age-old morals that have instructed countless generations. Accompanied by beautiful, full-color illustrations from...
October 2, 2007
Running Press Kids
56 Pages
The Gods and Goddesses of Olympus
Long, long ago in ancient Greece, people began telling wonderful stories - or myths - to explain the mysteries of life and death. These myths tell about brave heroes, fearful monsters, and gods and...
January 31, 1997
Aquarium: (Aquarium Books for Kids, Picture Book about Marine Animals, Nature Books)
A girl ventures to the water's edge, dreaming of a new friend. And, just like that, a beguiling red fish leaps into her life. But is friendship a sea these two can navigate together? From debut...
April 3, 2018
Chronicle Books
40 Pages
The Strange Birds of Flannery OConnor

The Strange Birds of Flannery OConnor

Alznauer, Amy ; Zhu, Ping
I intend to stand firm and let the peacocks multiply, for I am sure that, in the end, the last word will be theirs. -Flannery O'Connor When she was young, the writer Flannery O'Connor was captivated...
June 16, 2020
Enchanted Lion Books
64 Pages
Hans Christian Andersen Tales

Hans Christian Andersen Tales

Andersen, Hans Christian
"It doesn't matter if you're born in a duck yard, so long as you are hatched from a swan's egg!"--Hans Christian Andersen, "The Ugly Duckling."

Fairy tales are timeless treasures passed...

November 1, 2014
Canterbury Classics
464 Pages
The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

Andersen, Hans Christian ; Hoe
A beautifully illustrated new translation of a beloved Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale

Six young sisters live in the depths of the ocean, longing for the chance to see the beauty of...

March 17, 2020
Pushkin Children's Books
64 Pages
Mr. Poppers Penguins

Mr. Poppers Penguins

Atwater, Richard ; Atwater, Fl
It was hard enough for Mr. Popper to support himself, Mrs. Popper, Bill and Janie Popper. The addition of twelve penguins to the family made it impossible to make both ends meet. Then Mr. Popper had...
November 2, 1992
Little, Brown Young Readers
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Barrett, Judi ; Barrett, Ron
The tiny town of Chewandswallow was very much like any other tiny town except for its weather which came three times a day, at breakfast, lunch and dinner. But it never rained rain and it never...
August 1, 1978
Atheneum Books for Young Readers


Base, Graeme
"A delightful visual feast . . . The meticulous artistry is far-reaching in its innovation, detail, and humor."--Publishers Weekly

Within the page of this book
October 1, 1996
Puffin Books
32 Pages


Bemelmans, Ludwig ; Bemelmans,
"In an old house in Paris
that was covered with vines
lived twelve little girls
in two straight lines
the smallest one was Madeline...
September 30, 1958
Viking Books for Young Readers
45 Pages

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