There's so much to celebrate in May and June! Find books here for Mother's Day, Father's Day, Memorial Day, and the start of summer.
Koala Lou by
A young koala, longing to hear her mother speak lovingly to her as she did before other children came along, plans to win her mom's attention.
Thunder Cake by
Grandma finds a way to dispel her grandchild's fear of thunderstorms.
The Seashore Book by
A mother's words help a little boy imagine the sights and sounds of the seashore, even though he's never seen the ocean.
Grizzly Dad by
One morning Dad wakes up in such a bad mood that he turns into a bear, but his son still enjoys spending time with him and the two spend the day doing all the fun things dads and kids enjoy.
Enemy Pie by
Hoping that the enemy pie which his father makes will help him get rid of his enemy, a little boy finds that instead it helps make a new friend.
Jabari Jumps by
Jabari is definitely ready to jump off the diving board. "Looks easy," says Jabari, watching the other kids take their turns. But when his dad squeezes his hand, Jabari squeezes back.
The Wall by
A young boy and his father visit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
How to Bake an American Pie by
Rhyming text and illustrations present a recipe for how to bake a pie from all the things that make America great.
A collection of poems and paintings about the joys of summer.
Canoe Days by
Opening this book is like sitting down in a canoe, taking up a paddle, and gliding out into the summer beauty of a hidden lake.