Grumpy Monkey

20 September 2019 | By Suzanne Lang | Filed in: 1st grade.

A hilarious picture book about dealing with unexplained feelings and the danger in suppressing them Jim the chimpanzee is in a terrible mood for no good reason His friends can t understand it how can he be in a bad mood when it s SUCH a beautiful day They encourage him not to hunch, to smile, and

Truman

20 September 2019 | By Jean Reidy | Filed in: 1st grade.

An enchanting tale of bravery, heroism, and undying devotion The New York Times Book ReviewAfter his best friend Sarah leaves for her first day of school, a tortoise named Truman goes on an adventure across the living room and learns to be brave in this thoughtful and heartwarming twist on a fir

We Are (Not) Friends

20 September 2019 | By Anna Kang | Filed in: 1st grade.

Two fuzzy friends are having a fun playdate when a new pal hops in As the day continues, each friend feels left out at times It isn t so easy to figure out how to act when everything seems to change With humor and heart, the beloved characters from Theodor Seuss Geisel Award winner You Are Not

Rise of the Earth Dragon (Dragon Masters #1)

20 September 2019 | By Tracey West | Filed in: 1st grade.

This series is part of Scholastic s early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers With easy to read text, high interest content, fast paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina Branches books help reade

What Can a Citizen Do?

20 September 2019 | By Dave Eggers | Filed in: 1st grade.

Across the course of several seemingly unrelated but ultimately connected actions by different children, we watch how kids turn a lonely island into a community and watch a journey from what the world should be to what the world could be.

The Book Hog

20 September 2019 | By Greg Pizzoli | Filed in: 1st grade.

The Book Hog loves books the way they look, the way they feel, the way they smell and he ll grab whatever he can find There s only one problem he can t read But when a kind librarian invites him to join for storytime, this literature loving pig discovers the treasure that books really are Geisel

I Am Human: A Book of Empathy

20 September 2019 | By Susan Verde | Filed in: 1st grade.

The instant 1 New York Times bestseller From the picture book dream team behind I Am Yoga and I Am Peace comes the third book in their wellness series I Am Human A hopeful meditation on all the great and challenging parts of being human, I Am Human shows that it s okay to make mistakes while a

The Bad Guys: Episode 4: Attack of the Zittens

20 September 2019 | By Aaron Blabey | Filed in: 1st grade.

Its a ZOMBIE KITTEN APOCALYPSE Should you panic Should you cry Should you poop your pants NO Just sit back and watch the fur fly as the worlds baddest good guys take on Mad Marmalades meowing monsters

Baby Monkey, Private Eye

20 September 2019 | By Brian Selznick | Filed in: 1st grade.

Who is Baby Monkey He is a baby He is a monkey He has a job He is Baby Monkey, Private Eye Lost jewels Missing pizza Stolen spaceship Baby Monkey can help if he can put on his pants Baby Monkey s adventures come to life in a blend of picture book, beginning reader, and graphic novel.

Piranhas Don't Eat Bananas

20 September 2019 | By Aaron Blabey | Filed in: 1st grade.

Hey there guys Would you like a banana What s wrong with you, Brian You re a piranha Brian loves bananas Trouble is, Brian s a piranha And his friends aren t happy about his fondness for fruit

The Bad Guys: Episode 3: The Furball Strikes Back

20 September 2019 | By Aaron Blabey | Filed in: 1st grade.

The Bad Guys are about to have a VERY BAD DAY Mr Wolf and his bad, bad buddies have messed with the wrong guinea pig And this nasty little furball wants revenge Will they survive Will they be heroes And will they just stop trying to eat each other It s time to put on your chuckle pants and fin

Nadia: The Girl Who Couldn’t Sit Still

20 September 2019 | By Karlin Gray | Filed in: 1st grade.

Nadia Comaneci was a feisty and fearless little girl who went from climbing trees in the forests of Romania to swinging into history at the 1976 Olympic Games, where she received an unprecedented seven perfect scores in gymnastics But as readers will see in this first ever illustrated picture book

Tomorrow Most Likely

20 September 2019 | By Dave Eggers | Filed in: 1st grade.

Rather than focusing on going to bed and what kid wants to think about going to bed this book explores all of the dreamy, wonderful, strange things the next day might bring.

The Bad Guys: Episode 2: Mission Unpluckable

20 September 2019 | By Aaron Blabey | Filed in: 1st grade.

They sound like the Bad Guys, they look like the Bad Guys and they even smell like the Bad Guys But Mr Wolf, Mr Piranha, Mr Snake and Mr Shark are about to change all of that Mr Wolf has a daring plan for the Bad Guys first good mission The gang are going to break 200 dogs out of the Maximum S

Bird Squirrel On Ice (Bird & Squirrel, #2)

20 September 2019 | By James Burks | Filed in: 1st grade.

Bird and Squirrel are back and ready for adventure After Bird and Squirrel crash land in the South Pole during a raging blizzard, a penguin named Sakari thinks Bird has come to rid her village of a hungry Killer Whale But when Squirrel finds out that Bird will actually be fed to the Killer Whale as

Charlotte's Web

20 September 2019 | By E.B. White | Filed in: 1st grade.

This beloved book by E B White, author of Stuart Little and The Trumpet of the Swan, is a classic of children s literature that is just about perfect This high quality paperback features vibrant illustrations colorized by Rosemary Wells Some Pig Humble Radiant These are the words in Charlot

Frog and Toad Are Friends (Frog and Toad, #1)

20 September 2019 | By Arnold Lobel | Filed in: 1st grade.

Celebrate the power of friendship in these five adventurous stories starring Frog and Toad a Caldecott Honor Book From writing letters to going swimming, telling stories to finding lost buttons, Frog and Toad are always there for each other just as best friends should be Frog and Toad Are Friends