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Two Tiny Mice

by Alan Baker Sky Pony (September 02, 2014)

This delightfully sweet storybook follows a duo of harvest mice as they explore the countryside. A unique mouse-eye view shows creatures in their natural habitats as the two meet a quiet rabbit, get a peek in...

Violet Mackerel's Pocket Protest

by Anna Branford & Elanna Allen Atheneum Books for Young Readers (September 02, 2014)

In this sixth story of the Violet Mackerel series, Violet and Rose start a very small protest to make a very big impact.

Violet and Rose have shared their best secrets under the big oak tree in Clover Park. And...

Ancient, Strange, and Lovely

by Susan Fletcher Atheneum Books for Young Readers (September 21, 2010)

In a slightly futuristic, polluted world, fourteen-year-old Bryn watches an ancient egg hatch, and her life changes forever. Like her family before her, Bryn can "ken" with birds, so at first she doesn't understand...

A Forest World

by Felix Salten, Paul R. Milton & Sanford Jerome Greenburger Aladdin (October 15, 2013)

The forest is a whole different world...Felix Salten's classic story of wild and tame animals coming together is brought vividly to life in this refreshed edition, ideal for collecting.

To the animals of Lodge...

Our House Is Round

by Yolanda Kondonassis & Joan Brush Sky Pony (February 28, 2012)

Called the perfect children's introduction to environmental issues" by Fred Krupp, president of the Environmental Defense Fund, Our House Is Round gently guides young readers through a smartly narrated conversation...

Lost on a Mountain in Maine

by Donn Fendler & Joseph Egan HarperCollins (December 23, 2013)

Based on the true account of a boy's harrowing journey through the vast wilderness of the Katahdin Mountains, Lost on a Mountain in Maine is a gripping survival story for all ages.

Twelve-year-old Donn Fendler...

Dot and the Kangaroo (Mermaids Classics)

by Ethel C Pedley eBookIt.com (March 27, 2013)

Dot and the Kangaroo by Ethel C Pedley (1860-1898) is an 1899 Australian childrens book classic where it follows the story of a young five year old girl named Dot who gets lost in the outback of Australia and...


by David Klass Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (March 16, 2009)

In Firestorm, the first book of the Caretaker Trilogy, seventeen-year-old Jack Danielson saved the world's oceans, but at great personal cost -- his parents were killed and everything he knew and believed in...


by David Klass Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (March 31, 2008)

His mother is not his mother. His father is not his father. But if Jack hadn't broken the high school rushing record that night, he never would have known and nothing would have changed. He'd just be going out...

You Can't Have My Planet

by James Mihaley Feiwel & Friends (April 09, 2012)

Thirteen-year-old Giles is the last person anyone would expect to save the planet. he's not as charming as his little sister, and not as brainy as his goody-goody older brother. But when Giles witnesses an alien...

How to Bee

by Bren MacDibble & Katherine Littrell Blackstone Publishing (June 02, 2020)

How to Bee is a beautiful, fierce and ultimately hopeful dystopian novel, set against an all-too-possible future where the bees are extinct, and it is up to the quickest and bravest kids to pollinate the flowers...


by David Klass Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (August 03, 2009)

In Timelock, the thrilling finale to the Caretaker Trilogy, the end of life as we know it has arrived, and history will be made -- or lost -- at the hands of one young hero.

Jack Danielson has spent the last...

The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate

by Jacqueline Kelly Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (May 11, 2009)

Calpurnia Virginia Tate is eleven years old in 1899 when she wonders why the yellow grasshoppers in her Texas backyard are so much bigger than the green ones.With a little help from her notoriously cantankerous...

Down Under the Pier

by Nell Cross Beckerman & Rachell Sumpter Cameron Kids (May 11, 2020)

There's lots of fun to be had up on the beach pier, but it's down underneath where the true--and totally free--magic happens

There's lots of fun to be had up on the pier--the Ferris wheel, the rollercoaster,...

Buck Fever

by Cynthia Chapman Willis Feiwel & Friends (October 26, 2009)

Twelve-year-old Joey MacTagert's dad wants his son to carry on the family tradition of hunting. But Joey has "buck fever"--he can't pull the trigger on a deer, and hates the idea of killing animals. He's more...

A bag of chips in Polynesia (Takuu)

by Jordi Sierra i Fabra & Xavier Bartumeus Editorial SiF (April 01, 2020)

Takuu is a small atoll in Polynesia where just 500 inhabitants live in. It is sinking into the sea. Shiya, a little girl, finds a bag of potato chips in the inner lagoon. It is the pollution that reaches everywhere....

The Light in the Lake

by Sarah R. Baughman Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (September 02, 2019)

Go on a journey of discovery, magic, science, and hope with this remarkable debut novel about a girl's powerful connection to a mysterious lake.

Twelve-year-old Addie should stay away from Maple Lake. After all,...

Dandylion Summer

by Frann Preston-Gannon Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (April 13, 2020)

Frann Preston-Gannon's Dandylion Summer is a sweet, character-driven picture book.

When two sisters make a wish upon a dandelion, the seeds scatter and bring them Dandylion, a friend to play with all summer long....

We Are Water Protectors

by Carole Lindstrom & Michaela Goade Roaring Brook Press (March 16, 2020)

Inspired by the many Indigenous-led movements across North America, We Are Water Protectors issues an urgent rallying cry to safeguard the Earth's water from harm and corruption--a bold and lyrical picture book...

Rainbow Rangers: To the Rescue

by Summer Greene Imprint (September 02, 2019)

Summer Greene's Rainbow Rangers: To the Rescue is an original adventure based on the hit animated series on Nick Jr.!

Kalia calls the Rainbow Rangers, nature's superheroes, to action! A melting ice floe has separated...

Green Green

by Marie Lamba, Baldev Lamba & Sonia Sanchez Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (May 08, 2017)

Green grass is wide and fresh and clean for a family to play in, and brown dirt is perfect for digging a garden. But when gray buildings start to rise up and a whole city builds, can there be any room for green...

Rainbow Rangers: The Quest for the Confetti Crystal

by Summer Greene, Joshua Heinsz & Maxime Lebrun Imprint (September 02, 2019)

Summer Greene's Rainbow Rangers: The Quest for the Confetti Crystal is an original picture book inspired by the hit animated series on Nick Jr.--illustrated by Joshua Heinsz and Maxime Lebrun.

The Rainbow Rangers,...

The Pout-Pout Fish Cleans Up the Ocean

by Deborah Diesen & Dan Hanna Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (June 03, 2019)

Mr. Fish and his friends have noticed something strange in their ocean--a big, big MESS! How did it get there? What can they do about it? The closer they look, the more they see where the mess came from . ....

The Nature Girls

by Aki Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (March 04, 2019)

Aki's The Nature Girls is a picture book starring an adorable troupe of girls exploring different biomes--the ocean, the desert, the tundra, the grasslands, the forest--and meeting all the cute animals that...

Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See?

by Jr. Bill Martin, Eric Carle & Gwyneth Paltrow Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (June 24, 2013)

This ebook includes audio narration.

The author and illustrator team behind the classic Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do you see? turn their extraordinary talents to the theme of animal conservation.


The Happiest Tree: A Story of Growing Up

by Hyeon-Ju Lee Feiwel & Friends (April 29, 2019)

Author/artist Hyeon-Ju Lee's The Happiest Tree is a wonderfully emotional story of life and growing up that will pull at the heartstrings of readers.

Over the years, the gingko tree that resides outside an apartment...

Wild Orca

by Brenda Peterson & Wendell Minor Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (September 17, 2018)

A picture book homage to Granny, the world's oldest known orca, who lived to be 105 years old!

For animal lovers and future environmentalists.

"Will Granny and her family come again this year?" Dark fins slice...

Are We Pears Yet?

by Miranda Paul & Carin Berger Roaring Brook Press (September 18, 2017)

Two seeds can't wait to be pears, but growing takes time and patience in this funny and informative picture book from Miranda Paul, the author of Water is Water.

"When will we be pears?"

--"After we find soil."...


by Holly M. McGhee & Pascal Lemaitre Roaring Brook Press (September 02, 2019)

A lyrical, inspiring picture book that promotes empathy from the creators of the New York Times bestseller Come With Me.


with your heart.

It is your ears

your eyes

your nose

your mouth

your hands--

Author Holly...


by Liam Francis Walsh Roaring Brook Press (May 30, 2016)

A boy and his dog embark on a fishing journey.

Their first catch of the day: a big fat letter F.

Their second? A slippery I.

After an epic journey beneath the lake's surface, they find what they came for-- a FISH,...

Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See?

by Jr. Bill Martin & Eric Carle Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (June 24, 2013)

The author and illustrator team behind the classic Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do you see? turn their extraordinary talents ot the theme of animal conservation.

Thirty-five years after their first groundbreaking...

On the Farm, At the Market

by G. Brian Karas Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (April 04, 2016)

On the farm, workers pick vegetables, collect eggs, and make cheese. At the market the next day, the workers set up their stands and prepare for shoppers to arrive. Amy, the baker at the Busy Bee Café, has...

Rainbow Rangers: Meet the Team

by Summer Greene Imprint (September 23, 2019)

Summer Greene's Rainbow Rangers: Meet the Team is an original adventure based on the hit animated series on Nick Jr.!

Meet seven girls who work as a team. They live in a magical land. They help protect Earth...

A Good Day for Climbing Trees

by Jaco Jacobs & Kobus Geldenhuys Rock the Boat (April 12, 2018)

*Nominated for the 2019 CILIP Carnegie Medal*

*Spectator Best Books of the Year selection*

Two unlikely heroes inspire a whole town by fighting to save a tree

Sometimes, in the blink of an eye, you do something...

The Lost Rainforest #3: Rumi's Riddle

by Eliot Schrefer & Lisa Flanagan Katherine Tegen Books (February 04, 2020)

The action-packed conclusion to the Lost Rainforest series by award-winning and bestselling author Eliot Schrefer delivers one last thrilling adventure as the shadowwalkers are pushed to the limit to protect...

Wing & Claw #1: Forest of Wonders

by Linda Sue park & Graham Halstead HarperCollins (March 01, 2016)

From Newbery Medal-winning author Linda Sue Park, this is a captivating fantasy-adventure about a boy, a bat, and an amazing transformation. The first book in an enchanting trilogy, Forest of Wonders richly...


by Molly Idle, Kim Mai Guest & Kella Kennedy Little, Brown Young Readers (August 20, 2019)

Caldecott Honor author-illustrator Molly Idle dazzles with an original mermaid tale about how small, persistent actions can achieve great things.

Sometimes the tiniest light can shine the brightest! Like the...

The Curvy Tree

by Chris Colfer & Brandon Dorman Little, Brown Young Readers (October 27, 2015)

The debut picture book from #1 New York Times bestselling author Chris Colfer

Once upon a time, there was a little girl who didn't quite fit in. When she runs away, she happens upon a curvy tree who helps her...

The Light in the Lake

by Sarah R. Baughman & Caitlin Kelly Little, Brown Young Readers (September 03, 2019)

Go on a journey of discovery, magic, science, and hope with this remarkable debut novel about a girl's powerful connection to a mysterious lake.

Twelve-year-old Addie should stay away from Maple Lake. After all,...


by Molly Idle & Kim Mai Guest Little, Brown Young Readers (May 19, 2020)

Caldecott Honor author-illustrator Molly Idle offers a stunningly environmental tale featuring three very different mermaid friends who learn to coexist, in a companion to her acclaimed story Pearl.

Coral, Filly,...

Tree of Dreams

by Laura Resau & Rebecca Soler Scholastic Inc. Audio (August 01, 2019)

A beating heart. A talking tree. The rain forest. Love. Mysticism. Harvest. And above all, chocolate. Dear Coco and Leo, I miss you! We all miss you! The whole forest misses you! I hear their thanks and wishes...

Operation Redwood

by S. Terrell French Amulet Books (March 31, 2011)

Clandestine e-mail exchanges, secret trips, fake press releases, and a tree-house standoff are among the clever stunts and pranks the kid heroes pull off in this exciting ecological adventure.  "Sibley Carter...

Babies Can Sleep Anywhere

by Lisa Wheeler & Carolina Buzio Abrams Appleseed (September 04, 2017)

What better way to encourage a little one to sleep than with a soothing rhyme and image after image of sleeping animals! This gentle picture book introduces the sleeping habits of many animals--from puppies...

So Many Feet

by Nichole Mara & Alexander Vidal Abrams Appleseed (May 01, 2017)

High feet, slow feet, fast feet, snow feet! So Many Feet introduces young children to the great diversity in the natural world, using feet as an accessible point of entry. The playful, rhyming main text offers...

Abracadabra, It's Spring!

by Anne Sibley O'Brien & Susan Gal Abrams Appleseed (February 15, 2016)

Sun shines on a patch of snow.

Hocus pocus!

Where did it go?

Winter turns to spring in this lyrical book that celebrates the magic of nature and the changing seasons. Eleven gatefolds open to re-create the excitement...

ONE Very Big Bear

by Brière-Haquet,Alice, Olivier Philipponneau & Raphaële Enjary Abrams Appleseed (October 03, 2016)

As far as he can tell, Bear is the biggest thing around. He might even be a giant! It's not long before other, smaller animals set him straight in this charmingly illustrated book about counting and relative...

A Mango in the Hand

by Antonio Sacre & Sebastia Serra Abrams Books for Young Readers (October 04, 2015)

Francisco is finally old enough to journey to the mango grove all by himself to gather the mangoes for a special dinner. But bees swarm the fruit, and Francisco has trouble picking them from the tree. He returns...

The Thing About Spring

by Daniel Kirk Abrams Books for Young Readers (February 16, 2015)

Spring is in the air! Bear, Bird, and Mouse are all excited that winter snows are melting away, but their friend Rabbit is not. There are too many things about winter that Rabbit adores, and spring just seems...

All in a Day

by Cynthia Rylant & Nikki McClure Abrams Appleseed (May 01, 2017)

This lovely book illuminates all the possibilities a day offers—the opportunities and chances that won’t ever come again—and also delivers a gentle message of good stewardship of our planet. Newbery Medal...

Boys Camp: Zack's Story

by Cameron Dokey & Craig Orback Sky Pony (January 06, 2015)

So, Zack Wilson thought, almost laughing at himself. I've been at Camp Wolf Trail, what? Ten minutes? And already I'm having an adventure. At last! Being at Camp Wolf Trail is a dream come true for city boy...