How to Find an Elephant

By Kate Banks. A boy provides instructions as he searches high and low for an elephant, which the reader can find in the illustrations.

It’s Shoe Time!

By Bryan Collier. Rhyming dialogue and engaging cartoon-style illustrations by the Caldecott Honor-winning artist of Trombone Shorty and the Caldecott Honor-winning creator of Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! reinforce early skills in a story that redefines the boundaries of being a pair.

Song of the Wild: A First Book of Animals

By Nicola Davies. Renowned picture book creators Nicola Davies and Petr Horácek team up for a captivating first look at animals around the world.
Polar bears playing on the ice, tigers hunting in the jungle, and nightingales singing in the heart of the woods — animals are everywhere. In a remarkable collection of poems, children’s author Nicola Davies shares keen observations on wildlife around the world. Sometimes lyrical and sometimes humorous, the poems reveal fascinating facts about animals of every color, shape, size, and origin, from giant blue whales to bats as tiny as bumblebees. Lively, colorful illustrations by Petr Horácek reveal the vast beauty and variety of the animal world in this essential introduction, perfect for even the youngest amateur zoologists.