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Hector Afloat

by Elizabeth Shreeve & Pamela R. Levy Aladdin (May 11, 2010)

One night Hector falls asleep to the sound of rain rat-a-tat-tatting on the roof of his wumblebug hole. And even though the rain has been coming down for days, Hector is not worried. He's safe and snug.


Violet Mackerel's Natural Habitat

by Anna Branford & Elanna Allen Atheneum Books for Young Readers (May 21, 2013)

Violet is back with a little bit of helpfulness and a whole lot of heart in this third book of the effervescent Violet Mackerel series.

Violet is the smallest in her family, and has a special affinity for Small...

Epic: The Junior Novel

by Annie Auerbach HarperFestival (April 09, 2013)

From the creators of Ice Age and RioEpic tells the story of a hidden civilization. The battle between good and evil rages until a teenage girl is magically transported into this forest kingdom to help...

The Worm Whisperer

by Betty Hicks & Ben Hatke Roaring Brook Press (January 21, 2013)

You've heard of Horse Whisperers and Dog Whisperers, but Ellis thinks he might be a Worm Whisperer!

Ellis Coffey loves animals. He spends so much time outdoors that sometimes he thinks he can talk with them....

A Songbird Dreams of Singing

by Kate Hosford & Jennifer M. Potter Running Press Kids (November 04, 2019)

Learn more about the variety of fascinating ways animals sleep: from upside down and holding hands, to sleeping while swimming or flying!

Did you know otters sleep while holding hands; zebra finches rehearse...

Fuzzy Bee and Friends

by Roger Priddy Priddy Books Us (September 12, 2003)

This charming cloth book is perfect for your littlest ones! Features bright colors help to develop children's sensory awareness, as well as rhyming text helps kids improve their listening skills.

A Book for Escargot

by Dashka Slater & Sydney Hanson Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (April 06, 2020)

*An Amazon Best Book of the Year and Indie Bestseller!*

In A Book for Escargot, the standalone sequel to Escargot--written by award-winning and New York Times-bestselling author Dashka Slater and illustrated...

How To Walk An Ant

by Cindy Derby Roaring Brook Press (March 25, 2019)

There are nine steps to becoming an ant walker, and Amariyah, the expert ant walker, is here to show you how it's done.

This irreverent and quirky picture book, How to Walk an Ant, follows a young girl as she...

The Last Peach

by Gus Gordon Roaring Brook Press (May 20, 2019)

Gus Gordon's The Last Peach is the story of two indecisive bugs contemplating eating the last peach of the summer in a hilarious picture book about anticipation and expectation.

Summer's almost over, and there's...

100 Bugs!

by Kate Narita & Suzanne Kaufman Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (June 11, 2018)

A 2018 Mathical Honor Book

How many bugs can you count? From walking sticks to spittlebugs, dragonflies to katydids, discovering 10 bugs at a time, you just might see 100 bugs!

Little explorers will learn 10...

Bug Off!

by Cari Best & Jennifer Plecas Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (June 24, 2019)

A young girl learns what it really means to sparkle in this charming picture book about the challenges and joys of making new friends.

Lightning-bug-loving Maude wants to be a member of the Bug-of-the-Month Club...

I, Fly

by Bridget Heos & Jennifer Plecas Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (May 11, 2015)

Fly is fed up with everyone studying butterflies. Flies are so much cooler! They flap their wings 200 times a second, compared to a butterfly's measly five to twelve times. Their babies-maggots-are much cuter...

Walter's Wonderful Web

by Tim Hopgood Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (August 15, 2016)

A determined little spider named Walter is trying to make a sturdy web that will stand up to the blustery wind. The webs he makes at first are woven in special shapes--a triangle, a square, a circle--but they...

The Ant and the Grasshopper

by Rebecca Emberley & Ed Emberley Roaring Brook Press (October 15, 2012)

While hard at work on her chores, an ant hears the wonderful clickety click chirrup of music coming from the distance. Although she knows she should focus on the task at hand, she can't help but explore the...

Good Night, Firefly

by Gabriel Alborozo Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (June 01, 2015)

Nina is afraid of the dark. Luckily she has a nightlight, but one night the power goes out. So Nina traps a firefly to keep her company. She has a jolly time with her new friend, until she soon realizes that...

Chester Cricket's Pigeon Ride

by George Selden & Garth Williams Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (February 24, 2014)

Chester Cricket--the famous cricket in Times Square--is homesick. When his friend Mario takes him to a sky show at the Planetarium, Chester realizes how much he misses seeing real stars at night.

Happily, he...

A Trip to the Country for Marvin & James

by Elise Broach & Kelly Murphy Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (April 06, 2020)

A Trip to the Country for Marvin & James is the fifth book in New York Times bestselling author Elise Broach's Masterpiece Adventures chapter book series featuring Marvin the beetle and his best friend, James--featuring...


by Dashka Slater & Sydney Hanson Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (April 10, 2017)

Bonjour! Escargot is a beautiful French snail who wants only two things:

1. To be your favorite animal.

2. To get to the delicious salad at the end of the book.

But when he gets to the salad, he discovers that...

How Many Hugs?

by Heather Swain & Steven Henry Feiwel & Friends (December 25, 2017)

All the ways that animals and multi-legged insects give hugs, How Many Hugs? is perfect as a counting picture book and for reading aloud at bedtime!

Centipedes, those crawliest bugs

have 300 legs for giving out...

Horsefly and Honeybee

by Randy Cecil Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (March 26, 2012)

When Honeybee decides to take a nap in the same flower as Horsefly, trouble ensues! They don't want to share, and after quarrelling, run away in opposite directions. But it isn't long until they meet again......

The Hugely-Wugely Spider

by Ethan T. Berlin & Karl Newsom Edwards Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (May 21, 2018)

We've all heard of the Itsy-Bitsy Spider right? But have you heard of the the Hugely-Wugely Spider? He's just like Itsy-Bitsy except he's a little--no--a lot bigger.

The Hugely-Wugely Spider went up the water...

Fleabrain Loves Franny

by Joanne Rocklin Amulet Books (August 11, 2014)

This gem of a novel takes place in Pittsburgh in 1952. Franny Katzenback, while recovering from polio, reads and falls in love with the brand-new book Charlotte’s Web. Bored and lonely and yearning for a Charlotte...

The Monkey and the Bee

by C. P. Bloom & Peter Raymundo Abrams Books for Young Readers (April 13, 2015)

After the success of The Monkey Goes Bananas, the silly monkey is back for another adventure. This time, he finally has his banana, but he doesn’t want to share when a playful bumblebee wants a bite! The monkey...

The Insect That Led The Way

by Jeremy John Library For All (September 06, 2019)

Fin is a small, shy firefly who doesn't join in with other insect games. But one day, her village friends are lost in the dark. Who can light the way home? Reading Level 3 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords:...

Marvin & James Save the Day and Elaine Helps!

by Elise Broach & Kelly Murphy Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (April 08, 2019)

Book 4 in the Masterpiece Adventures chapter book series featuring Marvin the beetle and his best friend, James.

James's father, Karl, and Christina, his friend from the museum, are getting married! James is...

The Adventures of Eric The Spider

by Elaine Madle & Shaun Madle Clink Street Publishing (May 22, 2018)

This is the story of a spider called Eric and the very big adventures he has.

Who Likes Bugs? We Do! Animal Book Age 8 | Children's Animal Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

Do you like bugs? This full-color animal book will make sure you do! There is a lot to learn from the pages of this book, making your child’s animal knowledge many times better. Edutaining picture books encourage...

The Snake Who Baked A Cake

by S. Afrough & S. Hough Clink Street Publishing (August 01, 2017)

This is the story of a Snake who decided to bake a big cake.

Layla the Ladybug Used Wisdom and Not Her Emotions

by Darlington Johnson & Stephanie Dennis-Simpson Stephanie Simpson (April 21, 2017)

Layla the Ladybug Used Wisdom and Not Her Emotions

Authors Darlington Johnson and Stephanie Simpson have noticed many children reacting with their emotions first, and then there are the consequences for their...

Friz the Bee's Royal Wedding

by John L.D. Barnett Crimson Cloak Publishing (August 01, 2017)

The Queen Bee honours Friz the Bee by making him a Knight of the Realm, which allows him to marry his sweetheart the Princess Bee-Atrice. Soon the whole Bee family and the palace are all a-buzz with preparations...

Friz the Bee's Royal Twins

by John L.D. Barnett Crimson Cloak Publishing (August 01, 2017)

Sir Friz Bee and his bride the lovely Princess Bee-Atrice return from their honeymoon in Africa and are soon busy with their royal duties. When the royal twins are born, their happiness is complete. Baxter Bee...

The Little Bee Who Lost His Buzz

by Rhonda Clark & Susanne Whited ZandMsGma Publishing (April 30, 2017)

Little Billie has lost his buzz! Who can help him? Is it Clarabelle the cow? Could it be Wilbur the pig? What about Daisy the duck? Join Little Billie on his adventure to find his buzz.

Harry and Me

by Sue Whitaker ETA Publishing House LLP (July 01, 2016)

Harry the spider already knows that the world that he lives in is far more dangerous than Andy’s life on Tillybrook Farm, but when Andy makes himself as small as a spider, Harry has to try to keep him safe...

Harry and Me

by Sue Whitaker ETA BOOKS (July 01, 2016)

When Andy shrinks down to the same size as his friend Harry the spider, every day is filled with adventures.

Harry has some amazing animal and insect friends but they all have to live their lives away from...

Harry and Me

by Sue Whitaker ETA BOOKS (July 01, 2016)

When Andy is feeling lonely he goes in search of Harry the spider who lives at the top of the stairs. One day to Andy’s great delight, he discovers that he is able to shrink until he is the same size as...

Insects, Spiders and Worms | Children's Science & Nature

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

This edition of children’s science and nature series features the not so beautiful living things they can see around them. Insects, spiders and worms are presented in this book to give your kids some thoughts...

Metamorphasis: Cocoons & Chrysalis in Insects | Biology for Kids Edition

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Insects are truly fascinating if you look at how they grow. Unlike other animals, insects change in appearance and some of them go through a process that makes them ugly to beautiful. With this educational book,...

Creepy Crawly Insects : 1st Grade Science Workbook Series

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

So what does your child do when confronted with a creepy crawlie? Improve his/her reaction through education. This wonderful book of insects will serve as a good learning tool for your child. Through this book,...

Kid’s Guide to Bugs - Children's Science & Nature

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

There are so many bugs in this world that they would easily outnumber all people and animal populations combined. Therefore, it only makes common sense to study these bugs, understand their habitats and know...

Big City Bees

by Maggie de Vries & Renne Benoit Greystone Kids (July 06, 2012)

Vivid writing and luminous art combine to tell a modern story that introduces young readers to the wonders of bees For city kids like Sophie and Matthew, growing pumpkins is a big thrill.

But they're worried....


by William Oliver Wainwright & Patricia A. Godley rpgartworks, LLC (November 04, 2016)

The story of O’ Mista’ Whadda’ Wata’ Bug! is a fictional account of these two perky little bugs who had made their home inside of this most beautifully crafted, handmade rug.

Life for them was pretty...

The Miniature World of Marvin & James

by Elise Broach & Kelly Murphy Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (February 03, 2014)

In this Masterpiece Adventure, the first in a companion series for younger readers from bestselling author Elise Broach, James is going on vacation for a week. His best friend, Marvin the beetle, has to stay...

Chester Cricket's New Home

by George Selden & Garth Williams Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (February 24, 2014)

When two rather stout ladies sit on Chester Cricket's home in the Old Meadow, the worm-eaten stump collapses and Chester, aided by his friends, is forced to look for a new home.

Clarence Cochran, A Human Boy

by William Loizeaux & Anne Wilsdorf Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (March 30, 2009)

When Clarence Cochran wakes up one evening, he's shocked. Where are his antennae and his beautiful wings? And what is this strange pair of shorts that he's wearing? Clarence has changed from a cockroach into...

The Old Meadow

by George Selden & Garth Williams Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (February 24, 2014)

Chester Cricket and his friends from the meadow have to help poor old Mr. Budd. He and his dog Dubber have to move out of their quiet corner of the Old Meadow because it has been named a historical landmark....

The Cricket in Times Square

by George Selden & Garth Williams Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (February 24, 2014)

After Chester lands, in the Times Square subway station, he makes himself comfortable in a nearby newsstand. There, he has the good fortune to make three new friends: Mario, a little boy whose parents run the...

The Amazing Trail of Seymour Snail

by Lynn E. Hazen & Doug Cushman Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (October 12, 2015)

Seymour has always dreamed of being a great artist. But he's shy about showing his artwork and, being a snail, he's slow. Who will hire him?

When Seymour finds a job at the Speedy Arts Gallery, he is thrilled-...

Flying High with Friz the Bee

by John L.D. Barnett Crimson Cloak Publishing (November 19, 2016)

The Queen Bee's ring is stolen and Friz Bee is arrested. The love of his life, Princess Bee-Atrice, comes to his rescue; and at the grand opening of the Queen Bee's Royal Birth Chamber, Friz proposes to her...

The Wonderful World of Friz the Bee

by John L.D. Barnett Crimson Cloak Publishing (November 18, 2016)

Join Friz the Bee on one of his many adventures in the first book of the series: The Wonderful World of Friz the Bee. Meet the whole Bee family, and learn about how one lazy bee might never learn his lesson...

The Tiny Hero of Ferny Creek Library

by Linda Bailey & Victoria Jamieson Greenwillow Books (June 20, 2017)

Eddie, a passionate reader and a shiny green bug, saves the school library in this funny, heartwarming tale that fans of Flora & Ulysses and Charlotte’s Web will love. Includes black-and-white illustrations...